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May

31
MAY

Council approves legislation providing improved Metro service to Bellevue College
Student concerns reflected in Hague amendment adopted by Council

31
MAY

Metro service changes reflect arrival of RapidRide in east King County
Council adopts fall service package that reshapes Eastside transit, increases service in West Seattle-Alaskan Way Viaduct corridor

16
MAY

Council sets fees for County vehicle plug-in stations
Five dollar maximum for charging electric and hybrid cars

16
MAY

Council approves plan to protect vital salmon habitat
No cost for the County in agreement for parcel in Issaquah Creek Basin

10
MAY

Council accepts plan on reentry of offenders into community
Plan step in accessing federal funding to assist transition from jail

9
MAY

County Council proclaims May “Mental Health Month” in King County
Removing the stigma, recognizing the growing number of treatment options available in the community

9
MAY

Report presents effectiveness of mental illness and drug treatment programs
Annual report shows reduction of jail, psychiatric stays for clients using programs funded by sales tax

2
MAY

Council approves economic investment
Proceeds from obsolete program to provide seed money for community economic development

Contact the Council
Main phone:
206-477-1000
TTY/TDD:
206-296-1024
Fax:
206-296-0198