Current News Releases

  • January 16, 2018
    We are pleased to announce the first public event of the Urban Forest Management Plan project: a public education workshop led by the City's consultant for the Plan, the Davey Res ...
  • January 09, 2018
    Whether you’re a small company, a well-established business, or a high-profile agency, there are a variety of sponsorship levels available for anyone interested in partnering with ...
  • January 05, 2018
    "Everybody can be great. Because anybody can serve." ~Martin Luther King, Jr. J oin the effort to plant native trees and shrubs and remove invasive blackberry in Lower Commo ...
  • January 05, 2018
    The City of Sammamish is hosting  Styro Recycle   at Discovery Elementary parking lot on Saturday, January 6th from 9 am - 3 pm. For a complete list of what is accepted, please ...
  • January 02, 2018
    We have officially welcomed four new councilmembers; Jason Ritchie (position 1), Karen Moran is serving (position 3), Chris Ross (position 5), and Pamela Stuart (position 7)!  The ...
  • December 29, 2017
    City Council agenda packets are now electronic! Beginning January 2018 the City of Sammamish will transition to an electronic packet only. You can access packet materials at the ...
  • December 24, 2017
    UPDATE: 12/26 5:40 am: Crews did a great job treating priority 1-3 routes but that doesn’t mean there won’t be icy patches. Please make turns slowly and go slow. Side roads, priva ...
  • December 22, 2017
    The City of Sammamish, Washington invites proposals from qualified firms to conduct an organizational and operational analysis of the City’s Police Department and to assist the De ...
  • December 22, 2017
    The City of Sammamish has the opportunity to nominate one outstanding Sammamish student for a scholarship through the AWC Center for Quality Communities, a 501(c)3 organization sp ...
  • December 22, 2017
    The City of Sammamish is hosting a styrofoam recycling event  at Discovery Elementary on Saturday, January 6th from 9 am - 3 pm. For a complete list of what is accepted, ...
  • December 22, 2017
    We are excited to announce a soft opening of the ADA Access Improvements at Sammamish Landing! Construction of this phase began in summer and added an accessible walkway and stair ...
  • December 12, 2017
    Are you a talented musician or performer? The city is seeking to hire local entertainment in 2018.  If you're interested in performing at any one of city of Sammamish’s Park and R ...
  • December 11, 2017
    It is with extraordinary gratitude we send off our four departing councilmembers tomorrow. “This is a foursome that has fundamentally shaped our city,” said City Manager Lyman How ...
  • December 11, 2017
    Heads up on the parkway! Tuesday and Wednesday,   Sammamish Plateau Water   will close a lane on East Lake Sammamish Parkway between SE 22nd Drive and SE 16th Street from 9:3 ...
  • December 07, 2017
    Bids for the SE 24th Street Trail Improvement Project and the 2017 Pavement Program-Patching were publicly opened for today. For bid results please visit the Builders Exchange we ...
  • December 07, 2017
    Sammamish has been awarded the distinction by Safehome as being the #1 safest city in Washington State . According to Safehome, " Sammamish is the safest city in Washington, ...
  • December 07, 2017
    Last Thursday, we were pleased to officially introduce the Inglewood Hill Stormwater Retrofit and Non-motorized Improvement project.  Mayor Bob Keller, Deputy Mayor Christie Malch ...
  • November 28, 2017
    Effective December 1, 2017, Planner on Duty will be available Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 1 pm. The Land Use Project Guidance Form may be submitted anytime and will be responded t ...
  • November 27, 2017
    The current building moratorium was amended on November 21st by the City Council. Full text of the ordinance is available here:  O2017-455-A - Moratorium Exemptions
  • January 02, 2018
    There is no garbage, recycle, an organics collection on Thanksgiving, November 23.  The observed holiday with shift collection for Thursday customers to Friday and Friday customer ...