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Dow Constantine


2014 Executive Office news releases

30
OCT

Executive Constantine appoints Rachel Smith as his new Director of Government Relations
King County Executive Dow Constantine today named Rachel Smith as his new Director of Government Relations.

30
OCT

Constantine, McDermott call for adding West Seattle and Burien high-capacity service to Sound Transit long-range plan
King County Executive and Sound Transit Board Chair Dow Constantine and King County Council and Sound Transit Board member Joe McDermott today moved to add future high-capacity transit service to West Seattle and Burien to the Long-Range Plan now being prepared for Sound Transit.

29
OCT

Executive Constantine, Mayor Murray convene summit to prevent firearm violence
More people in King County are killed each year by gun violence than car crashes. This summit aims to create a common understanding of existing data so they can develop strategies and actions to prevent firearm violence.

15
OCT

Inquest ordered into fatal police shooting on Seattle’s Beacon Hill
King County Executive Dow Constantine has ordered an inquest into the fatal shooting of Austin Derby.

13
OCT

Second half of 2014 property taxes due Oct. 31
King County offers secure and efficient online payment system

13
OCT

New approach to building social equity led by The Seattle Foundation, King County
Community grants totaling $1.1 million will be focused on outcomes, with communities taking ownership of the efforts to overcome the growing inequities in our region.

10
OCT

Inquest ordered into fatal police shooting of man on I-5 Ship Canal Bridge
King County Executive Dow Constantine has ordered an inquest into the fatal shooting of Jonathan Whitehead by state troopers on June 16.

8
OCT

Emergency Communication Hubs wins Executive's Award for Community Preparedness
Seattle's volunteer-based Emergency Communication Hubs empowers neighbor-to-neighbor connections after a disaster, and the Executive praised their emergency information system for readiness and response.

7
OCT

Inquest ordered into death of Burien man in shootout with police
King County Executive Dow Constantine has ordered an inquest into the fatal shooting of Tyrone Bandy by King County Sheriff's deputies.

7
OCT

Executive Constantine praises Ports of Seattle and Tacoma on unprecedented joint management agreement
King County Executive Dow Constantine today contratulated the Ports of Seattle and Tacoma on the announcement of their new joint management agreement.

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King County Executive
Dow Constantine


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