December 9 Weather Update and Snow Plow Information
Take care when driving or walking -- roads are slick and some walkways are snow covered. Snow plow crews are out and following the current City Snow Plow Routes
, available on the city website. For warm sites, the Snoqualmie Library at 7824 Center Blvd SE (today's hours 10 am-6 pm) and the Snoqualmie Valley YMCA at 35018 SE Ridge Street (today's hours 5 am-10 pm) are both open. See a list resources on storm information
Prepare for the Winter Storm Season
Winter storms can knock out heat, power, and communication services in your home, sometimes for days at a time. Be prepared and stay informed to help your family and neighbors. See a list of storm information
on the city website.
Time for Winter Magic -- Save the Date for Grand Opening on December 10
The synthetic skate rink location will start on King Street next to Railroad Park in downtown Snoqualmie for the December 10 grand opening, featuring Santa's elves, letter writing to Santa, hot chocolate and free holiday ornaments with decorating tips from the Snoqualmie Arts Commission. On December 21, the rink location will move to Snoqualmie Ridge at the intersection of Center Blvd. and S.E. Ridge Street. Save the date for the grand opening at the Ridge location on December 23. Skate dates and more info.
City of Snoqualmie Proposition 1: Public Safety Levy Approved by Voters
The City of Snoqualmie Proposition 1 -- Public Safety Levy – Proposition 1 – was approved by 60.76% with 51.49% of the votes counted. Results will be certified by King County Elections on November 29, 2016. See all election results.
Decrease Your Chances of Package Theft during the Holidays
One of the easier ways to avoid package theft during the holidays is to require a signature receipt for deliveries. You can also ship packages to a location where someone will be onsite to receive them, such as a workplace or the home of a neighbor, friend, or relative. Some companies offer delivery to retail locations. When on vacation, be sure to notify the post office to stop mail and package delivery. More info.
Daylight Saving Time Ends: Check Your Smoke Alarm Manufacture Date
With the change in Daylight Saving Time comes a great reminder to change the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. In addition, check the manufacture date of smoke detectors – the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) recommends replacing all smoke alarms every 10 years. More info.