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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Judge Mara Rozzano Named New Municipal Court Judge

Judge Rozzano Swearing In

Bothell City Council has confirmed the appointment of Mara Rozzano to the Municipal Court Judge position. Judge Rozzano was ceremonially sworn in by Superior Court Judge George Appel during the Bothell City Council meeting on December 3, 2019.  &...

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Finance Department Receives Budget Presentation Award

Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

The Government Finance Officers Association announced in an October 2019 media release that the City of Bothell has received GFOA's Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its budget. 

The award represents a significant achievement by the enti...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

City Council Approves Contract for Two New Fire Stations

Fire Station 42 for Press Release

BOTHELL, WA – On Tuesday, November 12, Bothell City Council authorized a Progressive Design Build Agreement with BN Builders/Miller Hull Partnership to complete the voter-approved replacement of Fire Station 42, our Downtown Headquarters, and Fi...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

Officer Muro Recognized with Lifesaving Award

Muro Life Saving Award 2019 copy

On November 12, 2019, Bothell Police Department presented Officer Louise Muro with the Bothell Police Department Lifesaving Award. During a City Council meeting, Chief Seuberlich, Bothell Police Chief, recognized Officer Muro for her recent actions while ...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

Bothell Firefighters Go Above And Beyond

Seattle Fire Department Executive Leadership Academy

Two City of Bothell firefighters recently went above and beyond in completing the Seattle Fire Department’s newly launched Executive Leadership Academy (ELA). Over a 10-month period starting October 12, 2018, Deputy Chief Doug McDonald and Batta...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Bothell City Council’s Regional Engagement Garners Major Financial Investment in State Budget

Over the past three years, the Bothell City Council has made regional and state engagement a priority and their efforts paid off this week with passage of the State’s budget.  In fall 2018, the City adopted legislative priorities and hired a lobb...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

City names Kellye Mazzoli Assistant City Manager

Kellye Mazzoli

Kellye Mazzoli will become the City of Bothell’s new Assistant City Manager starting May 20. A Certified Public Manager with more than 13 years of experience in municipal management, Mazzoli comes to Bothell from the City of Woodinville where she served a...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

City of Bothell names Chris Bothwell as Finance Director

Chris Bothwell

A Bothell native, Chris Bothwell will take the helm as the City’s Finance Director on April 29. Bothwell brings nearly 20 years of experience in accounting and finance. He currently serves as the Director of Finance and Administrative Services a...

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

City buys last five acres of “Back 9” on former Wayne Golf Course

Apple orchard on the "Back 9"

Completes preservation of 89-acre open space

The City of Bothell, with significant help from King County, has purchased the last five acres of the former Wayne Golf Course from Forterra, completing the preservation of the entire 89-acre property. The five ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Come enjoy the new gallery exhibition at Bothell City Hall

The Cow Ate My Homework by Dennis Wunsch

The City of Bothell Arts & Festivals Commission invites you to explore visual art at the new gallery exhibition at City Hall, 18415 101st Ave NE in Bothell. The exhibition features award-winning illustrator and Bothell resident Dennis Wunsch. His work...

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

City Council preserves entire Wayne Golf Course in City’s largest parkland acquisition

Wayne Back 9

Deal saves more than $6 million from earlier purchasing proposals

At tonight’s regular Bothell City Council meeting, the Council approved the purchase of the Wayne Golf Course Back 9 for about $400,000. Together with last month’s action...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Mathew Pruitt becomes City of Bothell’s new Human Resources Director

Mathew Pruitt

Mathew Pruitt, a Kirkland resident with nearly 14 years of experience in human resources at a variety of levels of government, will become the City of Bothell’s new Human Resources Director effective Dec. 27.

“Matt has a passion for loc...

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Posted on: November 14, 2017

Bothell City Council approves purchase of Wayne Golf Course Front 9

Wayne Golf Course

At Tuesday night’s regular City Council meeting, the Bothell City Council authorized the City to buy 49.9 acres of the Wayne Golf Course, known as the “Front 9,” by the end of this year for an estimated $3.4 million. The Coun...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Bothell City Council adopts plastic bag ordinance

Approved sticker over image of plastic bags and text ordinance approved

The ordinance will go into effect on April 22, 2020. The City of Bothell joins 36 other jurisdictions in Washington in adopting restrictions. Retailers can provide recycled-content paper bags or reusable bags to customers. A minimum 10-cent fee, kept by t...

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