May 4, 1998

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City Council passes sign code

 The city will make a stronger effort to enforce the sign code than in the past. That will be pretty easy, though, since enforcement in the past had been voluntary. Still, the city is expecting some trouble.

June opening planned for Valley Trail bridge

 The job took several hours and required two cranes, one on each side of the Sammamish River, to lift the 109,000 pound beams into position. Witness some of the action.

Bothell fights cut-through cars with new driver awareness program<

 Part of the problem is that over 1,000 vehicles cut through Canyon Firs each day. Though Canyon Firs' speed limit is 25 mph, speeds have averaged 31 mph on some streets. Vehicles shooting past at 47 mph have been recorded as well.