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July

30
JUL

Council adopts route for south King County’s second RapidRide line
The Metropolitan King County Council today gave its unanimous approval to the proposed alignments and stations for Metro Transit’s two RapidRide lines that will begin operating in 2013. One of the two routes will travel between Burien and Renton, making it the second RapidRide route to provide service to riders in south King County.

30
JUL

Council adopts amended SODO arena agreement
Adopted ordinance includes enhanced financial security and increased transparency

30
JUL

County council approves alignments for RapidRide lines from Shoreline to Seattle and Burien to Renton
With RapidRide E and F lines set to begin service next year, the Metropolitan King Council today approved alignments and station locations for the transit lines connecting Shoreline with Seattle, and Burien with Renton.

17
JUL

Reminders for Thursday’s joint public hearing on the proposed SODO arena
Seattle and King County Councils to hear public testimony

16
JUL

County Council recognizes accreditation of fingerprint lab
AFIS lab is second in state to receive international status

9
JUL

County Council appoints Dino Rossi to State Senate
Former Senator will serve as caretaker until November election

9
JUL

County Council approves contract for provision of regional animal services
County, cities continue collaborative plan to protect people and pets

9
JUL

Raising awareness, assisting victims: Council unanimously adopts Human Trafficking public awareness campaign
Metro Transit ads, County websites, Help Line to be used to raise awareness of crisis and help victims

9
JUL

Council approves cooperative agreement for construction of south Kirkland transit project
County, Polygon to partner on building transit center as part of mixed use complex

9
JUL

County Councilmembers recognize the benefits of National Parks
July 9 is Washington State National Parks Day in King County

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206-477-1000
TTY/TDD:
206-296-1024
Fax:
206-296-0198