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Monday, June 26, 2017

Councilmembers celebrated the Centennial of one of the nation’s busiest waterways with a recognition of the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks—better known as the Ballard Locks!

Members also heard from the public on County issues during the Council’s monthly public comment period.

Approved the $275 million sale of the Convention Place Transit Station to the Washington State Convention Center. The agreement also sets the schedule on when Metro buses will leave the tunnel to allow construction of both Sound Transit’s East Link as well as expansion of the Convention Center at the location.

And adopted the support service contracts that are part of the county’s regional animal services system.

Read more about this legislation on the King County Council’s LEGISEARCH system at and enter the item numbers above


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