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Office of the Mayor

Celebrate Kent’s history at multiple August events

July 27, 2015 - Visitors and residents are invited to celebrate Kent’s past at multiple events in August.

 

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Police

Kent to add more school zone speed safety cameras

July 27, 2015 – The city of Kent is expanding its school zone speed camera program to both Meridian and Millennium elementary schools.

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Office of the Mayor

Kent mayor and city council name appointees to Financial Sustainability Task Force

July 22, 2015 Mayor Suzette Cooke names appointees to Kent’s newly formed Financial Sustainability Task Force.  Read More >
Police

Police invite neighborhoods to register for National Night Out, Aug. 4

July 14, 2015  - Register online at KentNNO.com before July 31. For more information about this fun event, contact 253-856-5884.

 

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Parks, Recreation, and Community Service

City seeks community’s priorities on parks and open space plan

June 23, 2015 - The city invites the Kent community to share its priorities for Kent’s parks and trails system via an online survey at MyKentParks.com.

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Police

Kent Police stepping up fireworks enforcement for July 4

June 23, 2015  - Emphasis patrols will be in effect with the sole purpose of targeting fireworks violations.

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Economic and Community Development

Where would we be without the $138 million ShoWare Center has contributed to Kent’s economy?

June 12, 2015 - This opinion/editorial by Ben Wolters, Kent's Economic and Community Development Director, was submitted to the Kent Reporter. Wolters clarifies ShoWare Center’s finances and the City’s contractual obligations, and contrasts them with the considerable economic benefit the building has brought to Kent's economy.  Read More >
Parks, Recreation, and Community Service

Registration open for Kent Parks’ Teen Camp

June 8, 2015 - Field trips to Game Works, Snoqualmie Falls, LeMay Car Museum, and a Tacoma Rainiers game are among the activities that await 7th, 8th and 9th graders at Kent’s Teen Camp.  

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Public Works Engineering

Kent’s Summer Recycling Collection event is Saturday, June 6

June 2, 2015 – The annual Summer Recycling Collection Event and Recycling Products Sale will take place Saturday, June 6 at the Kent Phoenix Academy parking lot at 11000 SE 264th St., from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Read More >
Office of the Mayor

Public invited to celebrate Kent's 125th Anniversary May 19

May 12, 2015  – The city of Kent and the Greater Kent Historical Society and Museum invite residents to celebrate the 125th anniversary of Kent at a reception Tuesday, May 19 at 6 p.m. in the Kent City Hall lobby, 220 4th Ave. S.

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Parks, Recreation, and Community Service

15th Annual National Trails Day in Kent June 6

May 11, 2015 – Saturday, June 6, marks the 15th year Kent residents have come together to help build and maintain our 26+ miles of trails. This year, volunteers are needed to add a fresh layer of gravel to a well-worn Clark Lake Park trail.

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Public Works Operations

Community invited to celebrate Public Works Week, May 18

April 24, 2015 - It’s taken for granted that water will flow from the tap, toilets will flush, potholes will be filled and trees will be trimmed. Residents can learn about these services firsthand by attending this free, fun and informative event. Read More >


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Today's Events

KDP Spending Competition
7/01/2015 Downtown Kent Start: 8:00 AM - End: 7:55 AM
Land Use and Planning Board
7/27/2015 Kent City Hall Council Chambers Start: 7:00 PM - End: 9:00 PM
Kent Summer Concert Series
7/28/2015 Kent Station, 417 Ramsay Way Start: 12:00 AM - End: 1:00 AM
Kent4Health Guided Trail Walk - Kent Loop Trail - Rabbit Route
7/28/2015 Old Fishing Hole - 24945 Frager Rd Start: 6:00 PM - End: 7:00 PM
Kent4Health Guided Trail Walk - Kent Loop Trail - Rabbit Route
7/28/2015 Old Fishing Hole - 24945 Frager Rd Start: 6:00 PM - End: 7:00 PM

Upcoming events

KDP Spending Competition
7/01/2015 Downtown Kent Start: 8:00 AM - End: 7:55 AM
Land Use and Planning Board
7/27/2015 Kent City Hall Council Chambers Start: 7:00 PM - End: 9:00 PM
Kent4Health Guided Trail Walk - Kent Loop Trail - Rabbit Route
7/28/2015 Old Fishing Hole - 24945 Frager Rd Start: 6:00 PM - End: 7:00 PM
Kent4Health Guided Trail Walk - Kent Loop Trail - Rabbit Route
7/28/2015 Old Fishing Hole - 24945 Frager Rd Start: 6:00 PM - End: 7:00 PM
Kent4Health Guided Trail Walk - Kent Loop Trail - Rabbit Route
7/28/2015 Old Fishing Hole - 24945 Frager Rd Start: 6:00 PM - End: 7:00 PM