Northwest NEWS

February 28, 2000

Local News

Council asks Smith to justify fire district budget

fire district budgetChief Steve Smith of the Woodinville Fire & Life Safety District gave a financial breakdown of the fire district's current budget at the City Council's Feb. 22 study session.

Public hearing set for 144th NE

public hearingWoodinville's City Council will hold a public hearing for a right-of-way petition on Monday, March 13, at 8 p.m. in Council Chambers. The City seeks citizen input on the petition which seeks to vacate a stretch of 144th Ave. NE.

Leota Meadows pleads for safer access

Leota MeadowsLeota Meadows residents fearing for their safety beseeched the City Council to improve the dangerous intersection of 162nd Ave. NE and Woodinville-Duvall Rd., at the Council's Feb. 22 Study Session.

Warning for mobile home owners

mobile home ownersSeveral Bothell citizens have reported to the Public Improvements Dept. they have been approached by individuals who offered to "make your homes safe and earthquake proof."

Peterson becomes new fire chief for Bothell

new fire chiefRobert Peterson stepped up from Deputy Chief of Operations to become Chief of the Northshore Fire Department, as of Feb. 1, after Fred Baker retired. Peterson has been D/C of Operations since 1995.

45th Legislative District caucuses to be held March 7

party caucusesResidents in the 45th Legislative District will caucus on March 7th to begin the selection process for their presidential nominee. The Presidential Primary election, held on February 29, has no effect on the parties' nominations.