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  • Federal Way, WA —

    Unfortunately, many traditional Halloween activities children and families partake in can be high-risk for spreading viruses this year.

    The City of Federal Way is recommending several safer, alternative ways to participate in Halloween this year. If you or someone in...

    Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 5:30pm
  • Federal Way, WA —

    The Federal Way City Council unanimously approved two separate grants Tuesday night proposed by Mayor Jim Ferrell and aimed at delivering CARES Act funds to residents and businesses in the community negatively affected by the COVID-19 crisis.

    The first grant, which...

    Friday, October 9, 2020 - 9:15am
  • Federal Way, WA —

    Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell will host the African American/Black Community Quarterly Meeting via Zoom from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14.

    The meeting, which is accessible via Zoom to the public, will feature a conversation with members of the Federal Way Black...

    Friday, October 2, 2020 - 10:00am
  • Federal Way, WA —

    The City of Federal Way will host “Clean up Federal Way!”, a litter removal event, from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 17, which will focus on cleaning up key areas throughout the city as well as various neighborhoods.

    The event was rescheduled after unhealthy air...

    Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 1:00pm
  • Federal Way, WA —

    With an emphasis on public safety and maintaining a clean and litter-free city, Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell presented his proposed 2021-22 Biennial Budget to the City Council on Tuesday night.

    The mayor’s proposed 2021-22 Biennial Budget, which is structurally...

    Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11:45am
  • Federal Way, WA —

    The City of Federal Way will host “Clean up Federal Way!”, a litter removal event, from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 12, which will focus on cleaning up key areas throughout the city as well as various neighborhoods.

    Volunteers who wish to participate in the event...

    Monday, August 31, 2020 - 3:00pm
  • Federal Way, WA —

    The City of Federal Way Parks Department will close Steel Lake Park indefinitely starting Thursday, Aug. 13.

    The gates to the vehicle entrances will be locked and the pedestrian entry points will be clearly marked with signage indicating the closure.

    “The...

    Monday, August 10, 2020 - 5:15pm
  • Federal Way, WA —

    Small businesses may now begin applying online for Round 2 of the Federal Way COVID-19 Small Business Assistance Grant Program. Named "2 Victory/19," the program was proposed by Mayor Jim Ferrell and approved by the Federal Way City Council to distribute federal CARES Act funds...

    Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 10:00am
  • Federal Way, WA —

    The City of Federal Way is now accepting applications for the vacant Position 5 on the City Council, after the July 31 resignation of Council member Mark Koppang.  

    Interested candidates can access the application by...

    Monday, August 3, 2020 - 8:00am
  • Federal Way, WA —

    Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell will host a public forum via Zoom with the African American/Black Community from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, July 29.

    The virtual meeting, which is open to everyone, will feature presentations from several guest speakers and provide ample...

    Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 3:30pm