Metropolitan King County
South King County’s 27th Annual Flag Day Celebration
“Join me as we salute the American Flag which remains the most recognized symbol of democracy in the world.”
Dunn nominates Chad Buechler to Regional Human Oversight Services Board
Buechler wants to use his diverse background and experiences in order to make King County a great place for everyone to live.
Washington Secretary of State recognizes 50 years of Fairwood Greens Homeowners’ Association
Fairwood Greens is one of the founding neighborhoods in Fairwood, built near the Fairwood Golf and Country Club, a mainstay organization of the community.
Dan Satterberg discussed with South King County leaders the Prosecuting Attorney’s office new approach to the evolving environment of crime in King County
Discussing new approach to the evolving environment of crime in King County
County Council recognizes history, heritage of Asian Pacific Islanders
May is Asian Pacific Islander Month
County Council recognizes Barbara Langdon for her work in supporting survivors of domestic violence
For over three decades, Barbara Langdon has served as a lifeline and advocate for women and families fleeing abusive relationships.
County Council recognizes effort to provide instruments to students
Members proclaim “Music4Life” Month in King County
County Council adopts fall transit updates that reflect community input
Adopted September changes support bus riders in vital transit corridor
County Council recognizes Police Week, remembers Fallen Law Enforcement Officers
4,000 men and women are in law enforcement in King County serving 39 cities, three Tribal Governments, the University of Washington, and nearly 250,000 residents living in unincorporated communities. Since King County Deputy Wesley Cherry’s death in 1853, 95 county-based officers have made the ultimate sacrifice, with 16 of those officers working in the King County Sheriff’s Office.
County Council fills vacancies in District Court
Gibson appointed to Southwest Court, Paglisotti and Hirakawa selected for West District Court
County Council to discuss emergency preparedness, county roads and public safety
Town Hall to look at the many ways you can “be ready”
County Council approves first program from Best Starts for Kids Levy
King County Council approves implementation plan for the Youth and Family Homelessness Prevention Initiative, working to prevent and divert children and their families from becoming homeless.
Council Chair McDermott meets with Congressman Denny Heck
They were part of a delegation of County officials advocating for federal action on priority issues, including transportation, affordable housing and homelessness, and mental health and substance abuse policies.
Councilmember Kohl-Welles meets with Senator Patty Murray
She was part of a delegation of County officials advocating for federal action on priority issues, including transportation, affordable housing and homelessness, and mental health and substance abuse policies.
Upthegrove delivers ‘retired’ van to assist youth mentoring program in Kent
Glover EmpowerMentoring program will use the vehicle to drive youth to mentoring meetings and educational events
Upthegrove delivers ‘retired’ van to World Relief
World Relief will use the vehicle to drive refugees to job interviews and medical appointments
County Council recognizes history and success of University of Washington Crew
From The Boys in the Boat to the current national champions
Lambert meets with Congressman Derek Kilmer
Lambert was part of a delegation of King County officials advocating for federal action on priority issues, including funding for County bridges and roads and policy changes to address the opioid epidemic
Council approves new ballot drop off boxes in District 1
New election ballot drop boxes approved by the King County Council will make it easier for voters in North King County to cast their ballots in future elections.
Council approves new ballot drop off boxes in District 2
New election ballot drop boxes approved by the King County Council will make it easier for voters in Council District 2 to cast their ballots in future elections.