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Due to the seasonally inclement weather from approximately November – February/March, and the continual flooding of the lower walk along the Cedar River Trail, the lower walk will remain closed during the winter months.
The City of Renton’s Lodging Tax Advisory Committee (LTAC) is now accepting grant applications for 2016 funding of projects that enhance tourism and visitors in Renton. Read more. Press release, grant application.
The public is encouraged to join with City of Renton employees to collect food and other donations for the Salvation Army Renton Rotary Food Bank, the Emergency Feeding Program of Seattle and King County, and the Gift of Play Recreation Scholarship Program. See the online donation pages.
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Friday, December 4 at 6:15 pm, the holiday festivities kicks off with the official lighting of Ivar's Clam lights. Holiday entertainment, the Parade of Boats and Argosy Christmas Ship. Santa arrives in downtown Renton at the Piazza, December 5 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. K9 Candy Cane 5K Fun Run and Walk, Sunday, December 6 at 9:15am. Read more.
Human Services provides links to various services available through the community, including 2-1-1 services, assistance programs for food, utility and rental assistance.