The official site of the City of Renton

You are here : News : Press Releases

Press Releases 2011


Wednesday, 12/06/11 Renton City Council Delays West Hill/Skyway Annexation Vote in Response to Potential State Budget Cuts
Thursday, 12/01/11 Renton Offers Shelter in Case of Cold Weather
Wednesday, 11/30/11 Statement from Renton Mayor Denis Law on Boeing's Decision to Build 737Max in Renton
Wednesday, 11/30/11 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Municipal Arts Commission (RMAC)

Wednesday, 11/23/11

Habitat for Humanity is seeking applicants for new or previously-owned house in Renton, Snoqualmie and Redmond.

Monday, 11/21/11

Renton Business Leads Eastside Charge to Go Green 
Tuesday, 11/15/11 City of Renton Advises Removal of Political Signs - Deadline is Nov. 22
Wednesday, 11/9/11 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Human Services Advisory Committee 
Wednesday, 11/9/11 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for City Center Community Plan Advisory Board
Tuesday, 11/8/11 Open House on Liberty Park Library Building
Monday, 11/7/11 City's Wipe Out Graffiti Program Cracks Down on Vandals - Witness get $300 Reward
Tuesday, 11/1/11 Renton FilmFrenzy Award Winners
Monday, 10/31/11 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Senior Citizens Advisory Committee
Wednesday, 10/19/11 Executive launches King County Aerospace Alliance to promote regional economic recovery and jobs 
Tuesday, 10/18/11 Renton FilmFrenzy Screening, Curvee Awards Gala, and Downtown Renton FilmTalk
Monday, 10/17/11 Glennwood Townhomes Groundbreaking - Progress in Sight for Sunset Area Revitalization
Thursday, 10/13/11 Renton Municipal Arts Commission presents Local Artist team Bezalel-Levy 
Wednesday, 10/5/11 Progress in Sight for Sunset Area Revitalization
Tuesday, 10/4/11 Filmmaking Teams Set to Compete This Weekend in 50-hour Renton FilmFrenzy
Monday, 10/3/11 Green/Duwamish ecosystem restoration project opens for salmon 
Friday, 9/30/11 Renton Volunteers Honored as Citizens of the Year and Outstanding Citizens 
Thursday, 9/29/11 Renton Helps Participating Local Residents Save More than $21 per household on their Energy Bills
Wednesday, 9/28/11 Renton City Council Votes Unanimously to Oppose Initiative 1125
Saturday, 9/24/11 Renton Community Celebrates New Jamal Crawford Basketball Court
Wednesday, 9/21/11 Renton Police Seek Assistance in Locating Missing Woman
Wednesday, 9/21/11 City and Renton School District work together to keep Residents informed during an Emergency
Monday, 9/19/11 Renton to Unveil Jamal Crawford Basketball Court
Tuesday, 9/13/11 Mayor Declares September 24 a Day of Concern for the Hungry
Tuesday, 8/30/11 Renton FilmFrenzy Registration Opens Sept. 1
Friday, 8/26/11 "Make Art Happen in Renton” Renton Municipal Arts Commission to provide small arts and culture grants
Tuesday, 8/23/11       Ready in Renton - City Campaign Helping You to be Ready When Disaster Strikes
Monday, 8/22/11 Renton Municipal Arts Commission presents Local Multi-Media Artist
Marianne Maksirisombat at Carco Theatre
Tuesday, 8/16/11 Renton International Festival -- August 26, 27 & 28, 2011 
Thursday, 8/11/11 City Suspends Further Action on Search Warrant
Monday, 8/8/11  Seafair Clowns Sponsor School Supply Giveaway at Heritage Park
Thursday, 8/4/11 Cyberstalking Investigation
Wednesday, 8/3/11 Mayor Proclaims Farmers Market Week
Wednesday, 7/27/11 Football is Back! Renton Gears up for Seahawks Training Camp
Tuesday, 7/20/11 Renton Fire & Emergency Services Hones First Responder Skills in Mass Casualty Drill
Tuesday, 7/20/11 Renton Police Cracks Down on Unlawful Behavior
Tuesday, 7/20/11 Statement from Renton Mayor Denis Law on Boeing's Decision Regarding the 737
Monday, 7/18/11 City of Renton to Join Cities Nationwide for America's Night out Against Crime
Tuesday, 7/12/11 Renton Gets "Charge Ready" City Launches Electric Vehicle Charging Station Network
Tuesday, 7/5/11 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Liberty Park Library Building Steering Committee
Friday, 7/1/11 Prevent Tragedies on the Water this Summer
Tuesday, 6/28/11 Renton Councilmember Elected to AWC Board of Directors
Tuesday, 6/28/11 Celebrate Safely this 4th of July, City Reminds Citizens about Fireworks Ban
Monday, 6/27/11 Renton Launches Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
Friday, 6/17/11 Renton's Fabulous 4th of July and Fireworks at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park
Thursday, 6/16/11 Logan Avenue N Lake Washington Bike Trail Ribbon Cutting
Tuesday, 6/14/11 City Partners with School District to Provide Free Summer Lunches
Tuesday, 6/14/11 IKEA Renton River Days Seeks Volunteers
Tuesday, 6/14/11 Southbound Lane of Benson Road to close June 20 for Construction
Tuesday, 6/07/11 Warm Weather Brings Increased Danger for Young Children - Window Safety Tips
Tuesday, 6/07/11 Amateur Radio Operators Test Emergency Communications in 24-Hour Field Day Event
Monday, 6/06/11 Renton and WM bring Clean Air Trucks to Renton Neighborhoods and Businesses
Wednesday, 6/01/11 Stop & Swap - Re-Use It! Renton
Friday, 5/27/11 Renton Municipal Arts Commission presents Fine Art Painter
Debra Houston at Carco Theater
Thursday, 5/26/11 City of Renton Takes Action to Address Invasive Water Weeds
Wednesday, 5/25/11 Two Farmers Markets in Renton Opening in June
Wednesday, 5/25/11 Renton Police Cracks Down on Unlawful Behaviour at Transit Center
Monday, 5/23/11 City to Honor Veterans on Memorial Day at Veteran's Memorial Park
Monday, 5/16/11 Walking with a Purpose, Residents Invited to Participate in Cascade Walking Audit
Tuesday, 5/10/11 Mayor Law Announces Comprehensive Plan to Improve Safety in
Downtown Renton and City Parks
Thursday, 5/5/11 Renton Wins WellCity Award 
Thursday, 5/5/11 Executive Constantine, Flood Control District praise signing of legislation protecting flood funds - pdf
Wednesday, 5/4/11 Refurbished Henry Moses Honoring Pole Rededication
Friday, 4/29/11 Renton's Future Clean, Bright, and Green
Thursday, 4/28/11 Social Security promotes "No Check - Go Direct" (pdf) 
Thursday, 4/28/11 4Culture and Renton Municipal Arts Commission to host Combat Paper  (pdf)
Wednesday, 4/20/11 Neighborhood Mini Grants Now Available
Monday, 4/18/11 Parts of Cedar River Trail Closed for Trestle Bridge Repairs
Monday, 4/18/11 "Share the Trail" Event in Renton
Tuesday, 4/11/11 Renton Receives Sustainable Communities Building Block Grant
Thursday 4/7/11 Dick's Sporting Goods to Open in Renton 
Wednesday, 4/6/11 2011 Seahawks 12K Run at The Landing 
Monday, 3/28/11 Renton Municipal Arts Commission Presents Cass Nevada
Wednesday, 3/16/11 Renton Mayor Denis Law Delivers 2011 State of the City Address
Wednesday, 3/16/11 Renton Heart Month 2011 Gets to the Heart of the Matter
Monday, 3/14/11 Renton Senior Activity Center Hosts Senior Housing Fair 
Tuesday, 3/8/11 City and King County Library System select sites for two new Renton Libraries
Monday, 3/7/11 Renton Municipal Arts Commission presents Fine Art Sculptor
David Shenk at Carco Theatre
Wednesday, 3/2/11 Invest in your Neighborhood, Matching Grants Available
Tuesday, 3/1/11 Volunteers Needed for Renton's Community Emergency Response Teams
Friday, 2/25/21 City Invites You To "Neighbor-To_Neighbor" Leadership Workshop
Tuesday, 2/22/11 Fraudulent "Cable" Employees Offering "Free" Services
Thursday, 2/17/11 SIFF Expands its Reach Bringing the World of Film to Renton in 2011
Monday, 2/14/11 Governor Appoints Renton Councilmember to Citizens Committee on Pipeline Safety
Friday, 2/11/11 Washington Small Business Development Center Hires New Business Advisor to Serve the Renton Area
Tuesday, 2/8/11 Renton Seeks Candidates for Park Commission
Monday, 2/7/11 Renton Municipal Arts Commission Solicits Project Proposals
Wednesday, 1/26/11 City of Renton helps you get to the Heart of the Matter
Tuesday, 1/25/11 Rain City Catering to Operate Events Center in Downtown Renton
Monday, 1/10/11 Mini Grants Available for Neighborhood-Based Communications Projects
Wednesday, 1/5/11 Renton Rallies for the Seahawks - Fans line up at Renton City Hall
Tuesday, 1/4/11 Renton Municipal Arts Commission presents Fine Art Photographer
John Geissler at Carco Theater
Monday, 1/03/11 Renton Police Attempt to Identify Armed Robbery Suspect
Monday, 1/03/11 City of Renton Seeks Candidates for Municipal Arts Commission