Celebrate Independence Day with local traditions — Issaquah's Down Home 4th of July & Heritage Day!
Every summer, folks gather for free, old-fashioned fun. The festivities start at 11 a.m. July 4, 2016, in historic Olde Town Issaquah and continue until...Read on...
Stay safe on the Fourth of July — and remember the City of Issaquah's ban on the use and possession of all fireworks without a permit.
The ban encompasses all fireworks — including sparklers, cones, fountains and Roman candles.
Adopted in 1993,...Read on...
Issaquah is now pumping from Well 4, thanks to a new filtration system that removes perfluorochemicals, or PFCs, from the water before it enters the City’s distribution system.
Test results from mid-June show the system is working – there were no detections of PFCs from Well 4.
Issaquah participates in the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) unregulated monitoring program by performing additional tests on our drinking water.
During that testing, detections of PFCs, were found in Well 4, the City’s smallest well. In the winter of 2016, the City stopped running Well 4 until the filtration system was installed and tested.
Issaquah meets all standards set for safe drinking water.
Based on the latest science, the EPA recently released drinking water health advisories (which are not enforceable or regulated) on two PFCs, called PFOA and PFOS. Issaquah meets these advisories.
Meanwhile, more stringent testing has been conducted – even below levels defined by EPA as an actual detection – to better understand the potential sources of PFCs. All of Issaquah’s wells have tested below EPA’s detection threshold for PFCs.
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Learn more about a potential package of local transportation projects that could go to voters this fall.
As work continues to enhance Front Street, changes to parking and sidewalks will start June 13, 2016.
While we will do our best to work with residents, businesses, drivers and pedestrians, there will be some disruptions. Please note, businesses will re...Read on...
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