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Extra DUI patrols planned for Cinco de Mayo

Public Health – Seattle & King County has announced that extra DUI patrols will be out this Cinco de Mayo weekend: Thirty-three local law enforcement agencies, the Washington State Liquor Control Board, and the Washington State Patrol have scheduled extra DUI officers and troopers to remove dangerous drivers from the road. Law enforcement also will visit bars to ensure responsible service. One of the Seattle’s biggest Cinco de Mayo celebrations is held in Green Lake, at the Green Lake Tacos Guaymas (6808 E Green Lake Way N). The block party, now in its eleventh year, is on Saturday, May 5, 2012, 11 a.m. – 2 a.m….

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2012 Cinco de Mayo block party at the Green Lake Tacos Guaymas

Updated May 2, 2012   The Green Lake Tacos Guaymas (6808 E Green Lake Way N) is once again celebrating Cinco de Mayo with a block party. The event is now in its eleventh year. The party will be on Saturday, May 5, 2012, 11 a.m. – 2 a.m. Note that, due to the event, Metro Route 26 will be rerouted off 2nd Ave NE in the northbound direction from 7 a.m. until midnight. Route 26 heading toward Green Lake will travel instead via Woodlawn Ave NE, 4th Ave NE and East Green Lake Way N. Route 26 heading toward downtown will not be affected.   For more information or…

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Police activity in north Green Lake

[<a href="http://storify.com/mygreenlake/police-activity-in-north-green-lake" target="_blank">View the story "Police activity in north Green Lake" on Storify</a>]<br /> <h1>Police activity in north Green Lake</h1> <h2>Police cruisers, police on foot with dogs, and a police helicopter could be seen (and heard) in the north part of the Green Lake neighborhood tonight. Several residents provided the following reports and photographs:</h2> <p>Storified by My Green Lake &middot; Sat, Apr 21 2012 00:48:49</p> <div>Cops up and down 80th st. Near Corliss and Bagley. They’re blocking roads off. Manhunt? cc @mygreenlake http://pic.twitter.com/pYSPhp5LNate True</div> <div>@mygreenlake SPD activity at 80th and Stroud. http://pic.twitter.com/57ht2LqoJeb S.</div> <div>@mygreenlake it had been parked there for…

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NE Ravenna Blvd paving to begin next Monday

Crews working on the Seattle Department of Transportation’s (SDOT) project to repave NE Ravenna Blvd are scheduled to begin paving between E Green Lake Dr N and 8th Ave NE starting Monday, April 23, 2012. SDOT shares the following information: Crews will lay new asphalt surface along N.E. Ravenna Boulevard on the westbound lanes from N.E. 71st Street to Eighth Avenue N.E. beginning Monday, April 23. The westbound lanes are scheduled to be complete by April 24. The intersection at E. Green Lake Drive N. is scheduled for paving on April 24 and the eastbound lanes are scheduled to be paved on…

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Multiple crews headed to Green Lake Park on April 18, 19 and 20 for a cleanup “maintenance jamboree”

photo: mzarzar On Wednesday, April 18, Thursday, April 19, and Friday, April 20, 2012, several Seattle Parks facilities maintenance crews and grounds maintenance crews will descend on Green Lake Park for a two day “maintenance jamboree.” The Parks Department shares the following information: There will be temporary impacts on park users because one of the projects is to resurface the outer (“perimeter”) running path, which will cause rolling closures of the path that users will need to negotiate. Work on the path starts on April 18 at the Bathhouse Theater and moves clockwise to the pitch and putt golf course. In…

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