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August

30
AUG

Dunn secures retired Metro Van to CryOut! Renton Non-Profit
“This donation will support Renton youth and insures this county resource has a second opportunity to serve residents of King County.”

28
AUG

Statement on Hurricane Harvey
Right now, the best thing to do is to support organizations responding to the crisis and conducting rescue on the ground.

28
AUG

Dunn sponsors legislation for new Fairwood open space
When the properties were determined surplus, Dunn wrote a letter to the division presenting the opportunity to preserve open space, protect a valuable riparian corridor, provide protection for migrating fish, and provide opportunities for passive recreation

16
AUG

U.S. Representative Adam Smith speaks to South King County leaders at “Good Eggs” breakfast
Smith discussed his policy priorities for South King County in Washington, D.C as Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, and emphasized the need to work across the aisle in Congress to get results.

14
AUG

Council Response to Charlottesville
There is no place for bigotry, racism, neo-Nazis, and white supremacists in our county and our nation

14
AUG

Council acts to prevent county use of private prisons
Upthegrove legislation focuses on not using County funds in facilities that push “profit over safety”

7
AUG

von Reichbauer Recommends Decisive Actions Against “Safe Injection Facilities”
Encourages Mayors and City Councils in County Council District 7 to prevent the siting of safe injection facilities in their respective cities AND potential annexation areas

7
AUG
Contact the Council
Main phone:
206-477-1000
TTY/TDD:
206-296-1024
Fax:
206-296-0198