A Chinese trade delegation, the first from Siuchuan, China since the pandemic, arrived at the Bellevue City Hall to foster trade relations between China and the U.S. on Oct. 31.
Janice Zahn was sworn in by King County District Judge Lisa O’Toole as a new Bellevue City Councilmember for the Position 5 seat on Dec. 4. Her term officially began when the election was certified on Nov. 26. Zahn previously served on the city’s Transportation Commission from 2013 to 2017. An immigrant from Hong Kong, […]
The Washington State Chinese Community Coalition (WACCC) held a Civic Leadership Forum on Sept. 23 — to encourage more Asian American participation and engagement in public and political affairs. Approximately 60 people attended the event at the Microsoft Conference Center. Participants included many Chinese American business and civic leaders in Seattle and Bellevue areas, and […]
By James Tabafunda Northwest Asian Weekly Janice Zahn has lived in Bellevue for the past 23 years. In that time period, she’s designed bridges and a floating pontoon as a civil engineer. A Port of Seattle assistant director of engineering and Bellevue Transportation Commission chair, Zahn, 51, chose a pedestrian-bridge graphic as her logo, above […]