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Expedia Move From Bellevue to Seattle to be Completed by End of Year

Expedia recently began moving their employees from Bellevue to Seattle. Their new headquarters is located at the former Amgen campus on Elliot Bay amongst 40-acres of waterfront. The site was purchased for $229 million by the travel company. According to Josh deBerge, an employee at Expedia, their lease for Tower […]

Bellevue 98004 ZIP Code Most Expensive Rent in Pacific Northwest

A study done by RENTCafe, a nationwide apartment search website, focused on which areas charged the priciest rents in summer 2019 and saw the most significant rent changes, was recently published. It looked at about 7,000 ZIP Codes and analyzed rents in 17 million apartments across the United States. For […]

City of Bellevue Hires New Role; Homelessness Coordinator

The City of Bellevue recently responded to the issue of homelessness by hiring its first homelessness outreach coordinator. Stephanie Martinez will provide direct assistance to those experiencing homelessness, respond to related community issues, coordinate efforts by departments within the city like Police, Fire and Development Services, as well as with […]

City of Bellevue Looks to Update Sustainability Plan through Community Feedback

Since 2007, Bellevue has strengthened its commitment to the environment and sustainability  through the establishment of the Environmental Stewardship Initiative. The initiative leads local and regional environmental efforts and facilitates better environmental citizenship by the municipality, residents and businesses to enhance and protects our natural resources, water, air, climate, parks […]

Tracy Wort Named New President and Chair of Board at Bellevue LifeSpring

Bellevue LifeSpring, the first service organization that works closely with the community to foster stability and self-sufficiency for Bellevue’s children and their families, recently elected a new president and chair of its board of directors. Tracy Wort has been involved with LifeSpring for more than 10 years through volunteer work.  […]