Northwest NEWS

June 24, 2002


Bothell's 102nd Avenue NE bridge night repair work to begin

*On Tuesday, June 18, night work will commence from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. by D.S. Purcell Painting, Inc., Dan R. Dalton, Inc. and National Barricade to repair the underside of the City of Bothell 102nd Avenue NE Bridge.

Northshore Kiwanis collecting for Eastside Baby Corner

*Northshore Kiwanis will be at the Kenmore Safeway store on June 29 and 30 to collect items for Eastside Baby Corner (EBC).

Moody's rewards Northshore's sound financial operation

*Moody's Investor Services in New York has upgraded its rating of Northshore's general obligation bonds from an "Aa3" to an "Aa2" rating

City's first Grid Road becomes reality

*Road construction will soon begin on 133rd Avenue Northeast from Northeast 172nd Street to Northeast 175th Street providing direct access from the city's main downtown street to 171st Street.

Bone marrow drives

*Puget Sound Blood Center is a donor recruitment center for the National Marrow Donor.

'People & Their Amazing Animals'

*What's all the barking, squealing, and squawking about? "People & Their Amazing Animals" talent search is coming to DeYoung's Farm & Garden in Woodinville to find out if area residents have any amazing animals.

'Day of Caring'

*Last Friday 33 members from Woodinville's Windermere Real Estate office painted parking stripes and fire lanes on the newly paved lower parking lot next to Woodinville's Community Center Sport Fields.