Tag: City of Bellevue

City of Bellevue to Remove NE 12th Bridge

City of Bellevue to Remove NE 12th Bridge

The Northeast 12th Street Pedestrian Bridge, that first went up in 1969, is set to come down this spring. The bridge, which runs along 108th Street and 110th Avenue Northeast, was originally constructed as a safe walking path to the old Ashwood Elementary School. The 386 foot-long arch overpass was […]

Surrey Downs Park Now Open in Bellevue

Surrey Downs Park Now Open in Bellevue

Surrey Downs Park is now open in Bellevue along 4th Street. The park features several great spaces that cater to families, including a “Great Lawn,” walking path, playground, sport court, picnic shelters, restroom, and parking. The property is 10.5-acre, largely occupied by a grassy field. The property was originally the […]

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City of Bellevue Hosting BelRed Transformation Event on March 26

On Tuesday, March 26th, the City of Bellevue will be hosting an event, “BelRed Transformation: Coffee and Conversation”, to help residents keep track of all of the rapid changes that are happening in the BelRed area. The event will include city staff from the Transportation, Community Development and Development Services department, […]

East Link Light Rail Nears 50% Completion

East Link Light Rail Nears 50% Completion

Earlier this week the Bellevue City Council received an update from Sound Transit that the East Link Light Rail project has neared 50 percent completion. Some of the highlights from the project progress include: tunnel excavation work under 110th Ave NE that has recently been completed, significant progress on the […]

Meydenbauer Bay Park to Open March 16

Meydenbauer Bay Park to Open March 16

Meydenbauer Bay Park is planned to open on March 16th with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. that includes activities and food.  There will be a free shuttle for those that park at Bellevue High School to Meydenbauer Bay Park between 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Glen Kost, Planning Manager […]

Bellevue Awarded Top ‘Digital City’

Bellevue Awarded Top ‘Digital City’

Bellevue took first place in the 2018 Digital Cities Survey. The survey was open to all U.S. cities with questions that focused on characteristics of a “digital city”, like mobility, collaboration, engagement, and more. Bellevue made progress on a Smart Cities Plan focusing on improving livability, sustainability and resiliency. There […]