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Press Releases 2017


Thursday, 12/07/17 City of Renton wins two state awards
Tuesday, 11/28/17 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Civil Service Commission
Tuesday, 11/14/17 Small Business Saturday and Downtown Tree Lighting
Monday, 11/13/17 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Senior Citizens Advisory Committee
Monday, 11/6/17 City of Renton hosts 26th annual "Hassle Free" Holiday Bazaar Nov. 17 and 18
Monday, 09/18/17 City of Renton Accepting Tourism Promotion Grants for 2018
Monday, 09/18/17 City of Renton conducts 2017 Residential Survey
Tuesday, 09/12/17 King County donates $75,000 for Family First Community Center
Tuesday, 09/5/17 What's Your Story?  Festival goers are invited to share their story at Renton's Multicultural Festival
Tuesday, 08/29/17 City of Renton Celebrates National Day of Service
Tuesday, 08/22/17 Renton Multicultural Festival showcases diverse community
Wednesday, 08/16/17 MEDIA ADVISORY: Main Ave S and Bronson Way S opens to NB traffic August 18
Tuesday, 08/15/17 City Council bans illegal substance injection sites
Tuesday, 08/15/17 City wins sixth consecutive Governor's Smart Communities Award
Tuesday, 08/15/17 Clean Sweep provides way for single-family residents to dispose of excess items
Tuesday, 08/15/17 First Financial NW Foundation donates $3million for Family First Community Center
Friday, 08/11/17 Cedar River Dog Park closed as a precaution due to potential Parvovirus
Friday, 08/11/17 City Council to consider resolution opposing the siting of illegal substance injection facilities in Renton
Monday, 07/31/17 National Weather Service Issues Excessive Heat Warning
Monday, 07/24/17 Renton Presents Second Annual Multicultural Festival
Tuesday, 06/20/17 Fireworks ban within the City of Renton is in effect 
Fabulous 4th of July features activities for all ages and concludes with fireworks display 
Monday, 06/19/17 Free Summer Lunch Program for Renton Children 1 to 18
Tuesday, 06/13/17 Amateur Radio Operators Test Emergency Communications in 24-Hour Event
Monday, 05/22/17 Call for Performers - Renton Multicultural Festival, September 22 and 23
Monday, 05/22/17 Where is the future of Renton Downtown CivicCore
Wednesday,05/03/17 City of Renton mourns the passing the former City Councilmember King Parker
Friday, 04/28/17 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for the Renton Airport Advisory Committee 
Tuesday, 04/25/17 Council authorizes $4 million for Capital Campaign for new Community Center
Monday, 04/24/17 City of Renton salutes volunteers at appreciation dinner
Monday, 04/24/17 City of Renton requires permits for persons operating as peddlers
Tuesday, 04/18/17 Portion of North Eighth Street to close April 28 for railroad crossing repair
Monday, 04/17/17 Community Point of Distribution Drill offers Free Girl Scout Cookies
Monday, 04/17/17 City of Renton celebrates Arbor Day and Earth Day on April 29
Wednesday, 04/12/17 Renton Career Fair on May 3 at Renton Technical College
Monday, 04/10/17 City of Renton appoints Shane Moloney as City Attorney
Thursday, 04/06/17 Former Renton City Attorney Gerard Shellan Passes Away 
Thursday, 03/30/17 City mourns the passing of Al Talley, Sr., Community Leader and Renton School Board Member 
Monday, 03/13/17 City of Renton Names New Human Services Manager
Monday, 03/13/17 City of Renton hosts Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan Open House
Thursday, 02/23/17 TRAFFIC ALERT: Parts of Oakesdale Avenue SW and N 3rd Street to close February 24 and 26 for railroadcrossing repair 
Tuesday, 02/21/17 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Library Advisory Board
Thursday, 02/16/17 Landslide closes all westbound lanes on Maple Valley Highway
Wednesday, 02/15/17 City Attorney Larry Warren to Retire
Tuesday, 02/14/17 What is the future of Renton's Downtown Civic Core?
Monday, 02/13/17 JPMorgan Chase Foundation Grant to Homestead Community Land Trust
Monday, 02/06/17 City opens Cold Weather Shelter on February 6 and 7
Monday, 02/06/17 The "Unspoken Truths" forum and museum comes to Renton on Feb. 13
Tuesday, 01/31/17 Mayor's Inclusion Task Force sets priorities for 2017
Monday, 01/30/17 Statement from Mayor Denis Law on local impact of federal changes
Tuesday, 01/10/2017 Cold weather shelter open Jan 10 to Jan 12
Wednesday, 01/4/2017 Cold weather shelter opening extended through Friday, Jan 6
Tuesday, 01/03/2017  City of Renton Names New Airport Manager