September 4, 2000
Maehren named Grand Marshall for Good Ol' Days Festival
Dave Maehren, a community activist who has contributed in many positive ways to Kenmore, has been named Grand Marshal for this year's Good Ol' Days Festival Sept. 17.
Maehren is currently chairman of the City Planning Commission and was a key player in the city's successful incorporation in 1998.
A captain in the King County Sheriff's office in Kenmore, he also coaches Little League and girl's softball and has been a strong supporter of the Boys and Girls Club.
"This is an honor, and although I may b e viewed as a leader in some of these community efforts, I truly salute the people of Kenmore and their spirit of working together for what success we have enjoyed," he said.
Maehren and his wife, Susan, have lived in Kenmore for almost 30 years while raising their children, Julie, Dan and Craig. The boys are UW grads and Julie is currently enrolled at Western Washington University.