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Press Releases 2012


Thursday, 12/20/12 Informational release regarding possible school threat
Wednesday, 12/5/12 Renton City Council adopts 2013-2014 Budget
Wednesday, 12/5/12 Renton Specialized Recreation Drama Club Performance - The Christmas Carole of Renton
Tuesday, 12/4/12 Renton Youth Symphony Orchestra Presents Fall Concert
Monday, 12/3/12 Next Library Open House, Tuesday, January 15
Tuesday, 11/27/12 Ivar's Clam Lights Official Lighting, Friday, November 30
Tuesday, 11/27/12 City of Renton Seeks Input on its Website
Tuesday, 11/20/12 Bravo Awards to be presented by the Renton Municipal Arts Commission
Friday, 11/15/12 Ivar's Clam Lights Official Lighting
Friday, 11/15/12 Renton Police Investigate One Vehicle Fatality Collision
Wednesday, 11/7/12 Statement from Renton Mayor Denis Law on West Hill/Skyway Annexation Vote
Monday, 10/22/12 Renton Municipal Arts Commission proudly presents local artist Debbie McLaughlin
Wednesday, 10/17/12 Army Corp clearing vegetation on Renton's Cedar River I-wall  (pdf)
Tuesday, 10/16/12 Mayor Denis Law Delivers 2013-2014 Budget Proposal to Renton City Council
Wednesday, 10/10/12 City, State and Community Leaders Celebrate Infrastructure and Trail Improvements
Friday, 10/5/12 Governor Appoints Renton Councilmember to Forensics Investigations Council
Wednesday, 9/26/12 Glenwood Townhomes Ribbon Cutting
Wednesday, 9/26/12 Renton Wins VISION 2040 Award
Monday, 9/24/12 Norma and Kevin McQuiller named "Citizen's of the Year"
Thursday, 9/20/12 Volunteers needed for Renton's Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
Tuesday, 9/17/12 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Human Services Advisory Committee
Tuesday, 9/17/12 Glenwood Townhomes Ribbon Cutting and Vision 2040 Award Presentation
Wednesday, 9/12/12 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Municipal Arts Commission
Tuesday, 9/11/12 Intersection Improvements begin at NE 4th street/Whitman Court NE
Wednesday, 9/5/12 Memorial for Ron Regis, Long Time Parks Commissioner Planned for Sept. 12
Tuesday, 9/4/12 Renton FilmFrenzy Registration Opens Sept. 1
Friday, 8/31/12 Fairwood Fire Station #17 Undergoes an Overhaul - Remodel begins September 2012
Thursday, 8/30/12 Renton Municipal Arts Commission proudly presents artwork by local craft artist Mary Clymer
Tuesday, 8/28/12 City of Renton Replaces Street Trees and Sidewalks on South 3rd Street

Friday, 8/24/12

Fall Arts Equinox:  "Reflections"

Wednesday, 8/15/12

 Stay Cool and Beat the Heat

Friday, 8/3/12 Renton Youth Symphony Orchestra offers Summer and Fall Programs
Wednesday, 8/1/12 Renton Municipal Airport to experience temporary runway closures during Seafair
Monday, 7/30/12 City of Renton Joins Nationwide Effort to Give Crime a Going Away Party
Thursday, 7/26/12 Waste Management, Inc. Confirms Contingency Plan for Renton
Thursday, 7/26/12 Renton Seeks Full Time Volunteer for Disaster Preparedness, Stipend Paid
Thursday, 7/26/12 Renton Gears up for another Seahawks Training Camp
Wednesday, 7/25/12 Waste Management Notifies City that Strike in Effect
Tuesday, 7/17/12 Local businessman Bob Bridge is Grand Marshal for River Day's Parade  (pdf)
Monday, 7/16/12 City of Renton's Emergency Manager Receives Prestigious International Credential
Wednesday, 7/11/12 No Fireworks Related Injuries or Major Fire Losses this Fourth of July
Tuesday, 7/03/12 Seattle and King County Cities Named 2012 All America Cities
Wednesday, 6/27/12 Statement from Renton Mayor on Ray Conner, Boeing's new CEO
Monday, 6/25/12 Renton's Fabulous 4th of July and Fireworks at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park
Wednesday, 6/20/12 Renton Municipal Arts Commission proudly presents artwork by painter Brian Forrest
Friday, 6/15/2012 Mayor Appoints Chip Vincent as Community and Economic Development Administrator
Tuesday, 6/12/12 Community Forum - Building Community in our Diverse City
Tuesday, 6/5/12 City of Renton wins Landmark Case
Wednesday, 5/30/12 Renton receives award for Web-Based Interactive Maps
Wednesday, 5/30/12 Two Farmers Markets Opening in June
Wednesday, 5/30/12  Discover art on Earthwork Bicycle Tour
Tuesday, 5/29/12 Stop and Swap - ReUse It! Renton
Tuesday, 5/22/12 Construction to Begin on Rainier Avenue in Renton
Tuesday, 5/22/12 City to Honor Veterans on Memorial Day at Veteran's Memorial Park
Friday, 5/18/12 Second Round of Neighborhood Matching Projects Grants offered for 2012
Tuesday, 5/15/12 "Make Art Happen in Renton" -  RMAC to provide small arts and culture grants
Tuesday, 5/15/12 Renton Municipal Arts Commission proudly presents artwork by local artist Jan Tervonen
Tuesday, 5/15/12 City of Renton's Parks and Trails use will heat up this summer
Monday, 5/14/12 Renton's Parks, Planning and Natural Resources Director Receives State Honor
Wednesday, 5/9/12 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Library Advisory Board
Wednesday, 5/2/12 Renton Senior Activity Center "Senior Stage Revue"
Tuesday, 5/1/12 Rainier Avenue South (SR 167) Improvements Project Open House
Wednesday, 4/18/12 "Share the Trail" Event in Renton
Tuesday, 4/17/12 Ikea Seattle Celebrates Earth Day with Electric Vehicle Charger Ribbon Cutting   (pdf)
Monday, 4/9/12 Renton to Discuss Creating a Disaster Resilient Community
Wednesday, 4/3/12 Renton Area Business Experiencing Fire Department Sprinkler Connection Thefts
Tuesday, 4/3/12 Renton to Explore Options for Public Participation in Library Site Selection Process
Monday, 4/2/12 Renton Municipal Arts Commission proudly presents artwork by local photographer Lesli Cohan
Thursday, 3/29/12 Seahawks 12K Run at the Landing: Traffic Advisory and Street Closures
Wednesday, 3/28/12 Neighborhood Mini-Grants Now Available
Tuesday, 3/27/12 Sustainable Vegetable Garden class at Renton McLendon Hardware
Friday, 3/23/12 City Names Interim Administrator for Community and Economic Development
Thursday, 3/22/12 City of Renton's Planning Division seeks your input
Wednesday, 3/21/12 Free youth heart screenings offered for Renton area youth ages 14-24 (pdf)
Wednesday, 3/21/12 Renton Mayor Denis Law Delivers 2012 State of the City Address
Tuesday, 3/20/12 Mayor Law, Dignitaries Break Ground on Rainier Avenue Improvement Project
Friday, 3/16/12 Renton Cold Weather Shelter to open Saturday, March 17 and Sunday, March 18
Tuesday, 3/6/12 Renton Senior Activity Center Hosts Senior Citizens' Housing Fair
Thursday, 3/1/12 Spring Arts Equinox: How Art Brings People Together
Wednesday, 2/29/12 City of Renton Implements Clean Community Initiative
Wednesday, 2/29/12 City of Renton Special Olympic Basketball Teams Qualify for State Tournament
Wednesday, 2/29/12 Burglary Alert: Mayor Urges Residents to Take Precautions - Renton Police Offers Free Security Survey of your Home
Thursday, 2/23/12 Volunteers Needed for Renton’s Community Emergency Response Teams
Tuesday, 2/21/12 RMAC proudly presents local oil painter Tracy Wallschlaeger
Thursday, 2/16/12 Benson Hill Community Plan Workshop, Wednesday, February 29, 6 to 8 p.m.
Tuesday, 2/14/12    King County Aerospace Alliance announces unified actions to support a "faster, stronger, better" infrastructure for the aerospace industry
Tuesday, 2/14/12 Neighborhood Project Grants (revised)
Thursday, 2/9/12 Renton Municipal Arts Commission extends “Art Matters!” Grant Deadline to February 17
Thursday, 2/2/12 Renton earns high marks in survey
Wednesday, 2/1/12 Free wood debris recycling continues Feb. 4-5 for King County residents affected by storms
Wednesday, 2/1/12  44% of College Bound eligible seniors in Road Map Region have submitted Federal Financial Aid Application (FAFSA): Don't Delay - File Today
Tuesday, 1/31/12 SW 27th Street/Strander Boulevard Connection One Step Closer
Monday, 1/30/12 Library Park Library Building Open House
Friday, 1/27/12 Storm Debris - Safety Issues, Clearing and Disposing of Debris
Thursday, 1/26/12 Wood Debris Recycling Event (pdf)
Tuesday, 1/24/12 SW 27th/Strander Boulevard Street Groundbreaking Event
Tuesday, 1/24/12 February is  Renton Heart Month
Monday, 1/23/12 Renton Winter Weather Updates - Tree and Branch Removal
Friday, 1/20/12 Renton Weather Update
Thursday, 1/19/12 City of Renton - Weather Related Updates
Wednesday, 1/18/12 Renton's Cold Weather Shelter to remain open January 18 and 19
Tuesday, 1/17/12 City of Renton - Weather Related Updates
Tuesday, 1/17/12 Renton's Cold Weather Shelter to remain open January 17 and 18
Friday, 1/13/12 Cold Weather Shelter to Open January 16-17, in Renton
Thursday, 1/05/12 Neighborhood Grant Workshop
Tuesday, 1/03/12 Renton Municipal Arts Commission presents Local Oil Painter John Smither at Carco Theatre