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Public Health - Seattle & King County

Healthy communities

  • Healthy Places for Everyone
    Healthy places are designed and built to improve the quality of life for all people who live, work, learn, and play within its borders – where making the healthy choice is the easy choice.

  • Health Impact Assessment
    A Health Impact Assessment (HIA) involves a combination of procedures, methods and tools used to evaluate a policy, program or project as to its potential effects on the health of a population, and how these effects will affect different members of a population.

  • Noise guidelines for unincorporated King County

  • School plan review
    Public Health - Seattle & King County's school program reviews and approves new school sites and plans for public and private schools kindergarten through high school grade 12. Pre-opening inspections are completed to assure the school is built to the minimum standards required by Washington Administrative Code WAC 246-366.

  • Swimming pool and spa regulations and permits