Northwest NEWS

January 28, 2002


Library district seeks M & O levy approval

*King County Library District is asking voters to approve its Proposition No. 1 - a maintenance and operation levy - on the Feb. 5 ballot.

DOL offices to change hours

*Effective Feb. 4, the operating hours at driver licensing offices in Bothell, Kirkland, and North Bend will change.

Mock Congress to be held

*Congresswoman Jennifer Dunn recently announced that her office is accepting applications for "Mock Congress 2002." The

WSDOT prepares to open final HOV lane segment on I-405

*Construction crews are months ahead of schedule and nearing completion on an HOV project on I-405 providing the final link in completing the HOV system on the Eastside. This final link extends the HOV lanes from the SR 527 interchange in Canyon Park, north to Lynnwood, where I-405 joins I-5.

Bothell nursing student heads for Costa Rica

*Seattle Pacific University student Sara Lockett of Bothell, will attend a cross-cultural nursing program in Costa Rica. She is the daughter of Frank Lockett of Seattle and Patricia Lockett of Bothell.