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LETTER: ‘I am proposing that we levy on ourselves a Public Safety Bond’

LETTER: ‘I am proposing that we levy on ourselves a Public Safety Bond’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Letter to the Editor: Burien receives... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Please vote for change in the August 6 primary election’

‘Please vote for change in the August 6 primary election’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a paid Advertisement:] PLEASE VOTE FOR CHANGE IN THE AUGUST 6 PRIMARY We don’t have to wait until November to change the direction of Burien. The August 6th... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘It’s time to regulate Slumlords in Burien’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘It’s time to regulate Slumlords in Burien’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear Council Members: Rental property... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Hiring of interim City Manager will save approximately $14,000…’

LETTER: ‘Hiring of interim City Manager will save approximately $14,000…’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear Council Members: I propose that when... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘I propose that Burien adopt a proactive approach to Code Enforcement’

LETTER: ‘I propose that Burien adopt a proactive approach to Code Enforcement’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following  letter is written by resident Dick West, who will read during the public commenting section of Monday night’s City Council meeting. It does not necessarily reflect... [Read more]

City of Burien says property values not declining faster than other cities

City of Burien says property values not declining faster than other cities

by Ralph Nichols Burien city officials have rejected a resident’s claim that local property values are declining faster than those in surrounding cities. North Burien resident Dick West has complained... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome our latest Advertiser: ‘What is the $200 Million Problem?’

Welcome our latest Advertiser: ‘What is the $200 Million Problem?’

Please welcome our latest Advertiser, “The $200 Million Problem,” part of a new campaign to “Clean Up Burien.” As we do with all our paid Advertisers, we’re giving our new... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘I am committed to bringing about positive change in Burien…’

LETTER: ‘I am committed to bringing about positive change in Burien…’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear Council Members, I am forwarding... [Read more]

Burien Property Values Falling 35 percent Faster, Resident Tells City Council

Burien Property Values Falling 35 percent Faster, Resident Tells City Council

The Burien City Council was told Monday night (March 18) that figures from the King County Assessor’s Office show that property values in Burien are falling faster than any of its South King County neighbors…