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July 19, 2018
Bellevue Commercial Real Estate Market Watch Recap
The June BDA Breakfast hosted an all-star panel that shared the latest insights and trends into the Bellevue real estate market. The audience heard that offices are moving away from open concepts, retail is thriving despite national trends, and the tech industry is continuing to seek more space. Revist the event via our blog.
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Committee Update:
Land Use & Livability
City staff will unveil the updated development review process. Members will have the opportunity to learn, ask questions, and share feedback.
 
Event Details:
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Noon to 1:30 p.m.

Bellevue Downtown Association

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Demonstration Bikeway Project Opening July 31st
You might have noticed some fresh paint on 108th Avenue NE. On July 31st, join the City of Bellevue to celebrate the installation of a protected bike lane along 108th Avenue NE.

Event Details:
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Bellevue Corporate Plaza
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Join Us in Santa Monica!
Registration is now open for this fall’s Study Tour to Santa Monica, California. We invite you to experience and learn from “Silicon Beach,” from Santa Monica to Playa Vista, one of South California’s hottest submarkets. This area is a magnet for creative talent especially in the tech and interactive sectors, and leadership is pursuing new strategies for place making, destination branding, improved mobility, and dealing with growth and livability issues affecting one of the most desirable cities in North America. Early-bird rate available through July 31, 2018 (savings of $50). 
 
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East Link Tunnel Excavation Nears Completion
If you haven't noticed the construction for Sound Transit's East Link around Downtown Bellevue...you probably haven't been spending that much time in Downtown Bellevue. But, did you know that the tunnel is more than 90% complete? Learn more about the project and it's project on our blog.
 
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Downtown Bellevue Long Term Road Construction & Closures
Progress on projects Downtown is in great shape. As the work continues, you may run into some delays, so don't forget to plan ahead for your next trip. Check out our quick guide to the various construction-related closures and openings in and around Downtown Bellevue! 
 
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Award Winning Bellevue Arts Fair Weekend Returns
Make Downtown Bellevue your destination for the 2018 6th Street Fair. You’ll experience the original work of more than 100 artists in an open-air showcase of sculpture, jewelry, home décor, wood and glass work, fabrics and more. Features a street-side layout with quick access to freeways, transit center and parking. Bring the entire family, and plan for a weekend of fun in the heart of Downtown Bellevue. 

Event Details
July 27 - 29, 2018

Hours
106th Ave NE & NE 6th Street
 
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Free Summer Concert Series is Back!
Every summer, we turn up the volume during Downtown Bellevue’s lunch hour. The Virginia Mason Bellevue Medical Center Live at Lunch summer concert series offers free live music every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Local bands presenting Americana to World Beat Fusion play at outdoor plazas and open spaces throughout Downtown Bellevue. Grab your lunch, grab a colleague, and enjoy! 

Event Details
July 10 - September 13, 2018
Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Location Varies
 
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Welcome to Our Newest BDA Members!
 
Capital One Café
 
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