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Parks, Recreation, and Community Service

“You Me We” – A festival of free family fun comes to ShoWare Center, Mar. 4

Febuary 4, 2016 - Tons of fun are in the works for kids of all ages!Read More >
Office of the Mayor

2015 ShoWare Center’s Best Year Ever

February 2, 2016 - ShoWare Center’s 220+ events, 295,701 tickets sold, and 414,090 guests brought the arena its best year ever since opening in 2009.Read More >
Office of the Mayor

Kent Mayor Cooke names Marty Fisher new human resources director

January 22, 2016 – Fisher brings nearly 20 years of human resources leadership experience having held positions at some of the country’s most recognized companies including Starbucks, Abercrombie & Fitch, T-Mobile, Flextronics and most recently, BECU.Read More >
Parks, Recreation, and Community Service

Karaoke Bingo fundraising event, Feb. 10

January 11, 2016 – By popular demand, Karaoke Bingo returns to the Kent Parks Deli and Café, Wednesday, February 10, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets are on sale now!Read More >
City Council

Kent City Council has a new member, new president

January 7, 2016 – At their first meeting of the New Year, members of the Kent City Council took their oaths of office followed by the election of a new Council President.Read More >
Police

Kent Police File Murder Charge Against Suspect in the Shooting that Resulted in an Infant’s Death.

December 21, 2015 – Kent Police investigators have released details in the April 16th, baby Malijha Grant homicide investigation, to include the charging of an involved suspect.

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Public Works Operations

Kent officials outline snow and ice response plan

 November 23, 2015 - It's your move now, Mother Nature. Kent is ready for winter weather with enough sand, de-icer and salt on hand to get through two, four-day storms.

 

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Office of the Mayor

In Kent, a dry place to walk for fitness

October 6, 2015 – Starting Thursday, October 8, outdoor walking enthusiasts can get out of the cold and rain by participating in ShoWalk, is a free indoor walking opportunity held Mondays and Thursdays, 9 to 11 a.m. at ShoWare Center.Read More >
Police

Photo enforcement speed camera citations begin October 1 at Meridian and Millennium elementary schools

September 24, 2015 - Starting Thursday, October 1, traffic citations will be sent to the owners of vehicles caught speeding through the school zones at Meridian and Millennium elementary schools.Read More >
Parks, Recreation, and Community Service

Tickets now available for Kent’s 2015-2016 Spotlight Series

August 13, 2015 – The upcoming season features nine performances which kicks off October 2 and runs through April 2016.  Read More >
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 >
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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2/09/2016 Chambers East Start: 4:30 PM - End: 6:30 PM

Upcoming events

Public Safety Committee Meeting
2/09/2016 Chambers East Start: 4:30 PM - End: 6:30 PM
Cancelled - Public Works Committee Meeting
2/15/2016 Chambers East 220 4th Ave. South Kent, WA 98032 Start: 4:00 PM - End: 5:30 PM
Operations Committee Meeting
2/16/2016 Kent Council Chambers East, City Hall, 220 4th Ave S, Kent Start: 4:00 PM - End: 5:00 PM
Kent City Council Meeting
2/16/2016 Kent City Hall, 220 4th Ave S Start: 7:00 PM - End: 9:00 PM
Scenic Hill Neighborhood (SHNC) Quarterly Meeting
2/18/2016 Kent Senior Center, 600 East Smith Street Start: 6:30 AM - End: 9:00 PM