5 Things – April 23, 2019

Apr 23, 2019

5 Things

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1. OfferUp: The Business of Disruption
Join us Friday, April 26 at the Business Lunch to learn how 
capitalized on their disruptive business idea and became the largest mobile marketplace for local buyers and sellers.
Shiraz Cupala – VP UX & Incubation
2. Downtown Bellevue Bike Lanes?
Bellevue is making the 108th Avenue NE Demonstration Bikeway pilot program permanent and will vote soon on rapid build bicycle facilities on Main Street, between 108th Avenue NE and Bellevue Way NE. These proposals are heading to Council and
we want to know what you think.
3. The Power of 5G
Join us June 21 at the Eastside Leadership Conference when we dive into the 5G infrastructure in our region and why it’s foundational to our future economic growth. We’ll look at sectors such as health care, transportation, real estate, and education that are poised to capitalize on 5G.
4. Tax Increases on Deck in Olympia
With less than a week left in Session, several proposed tax increases are still alive including a
capital gains income tax
, a
graduated real estate excise tax
, and a
B&O tax increase
. Now is the time to learn and be heard.
Not sure how to contact your legislator?
Find out here
5. Sheep Thrills
Grab the kiddos and head for
Kelsey Creek Farm Park on Saturday for some old fashioned fun! Watch the sheep being shorn of their winter coats. Enjoy wool spinning demonstrations, children’s activities, wagon rides, pony rides, food, and animal viewing areas.
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