Sound Bites: Kent News, Dec. 27, 2016

Local News from iLoveKent for Tuesday, Dec. 27

We hope you and your family and friends are having a happy, healthy holiday season. Here are Kent news highlights to kick off your week.

iLoveKent Ends 2016 on a High Note
thanks-3Thanks to generous readers, advertisers and sponsors, iLoveKent is finishing 2016 on a high note with record web traffic and active, engaged readers on our social media channels. With your support, we are excited to welcome 2017 – our 10th year in business! We couldn’t have done it without you. Read more here.

City Seeks Public Input on Meet Me on Meeker Concept
The City’s Economic Development Department wants the public’s input on the Meet Me on Meeker concept, a plan to rebuild the commercial corridor along Meeker Street from downtown Kent to Hwy. 516 and I-5. Review the plan, as presented to Kent City Council in December, here.

Kent News: Kent Firefighters and Donors Delivered More than 6,000 Toys this Chirstmas.Kent Firefighters Collect, Wrap & Deliver 6,000+ Toys
With the help of volunteers, the Kent Regional Fire Authority, the Kent Firefighters Foundation and Firefighters Local 1747 collected, wrapped and delivered 6,000 toys to more than 2,000 kids in the Kent, Covington and SeaTac area this Christmas. Thanks to all who helped make Christmas a little more cheerful for these famil