King County Section

Metro partners with Des Moines & Normandy Park for new services

Metro partners with Des Moines & Normandy Park for new services

King County Metro has partnered with the Cities of Des Moines and Normandy Park to pilot new transportation services for commuters and residents as the area experiences an influx of new employers. As... [Read more]

Want a new way to get to Angle Lake station? New pilot program may help

Want a new way to get to Angle Lake station? New pilot program may help

The City of Normandy Park has been selected by King County to develop and implement a new pilot program to provide transit access from Normandy Park to Sound Transit’s Angle Lake station. This is... [Read more]

Deadline for South King County Small Grant Applications extended

Deadline for South King County Small Grant Applications extended

The deadline for a small grant application for minor capital improvements or programs to encourage bicycling, walking, or transit use in South King County has been extended to Jan. 31, 2017.  Eligible... [Read more]

County employees will be doing ‘bug sampling’ in Walker Creek area soon

County employees will be doing ‘bug sampling’ in Walker Creek area soon

King County employees will be doing ‘bug sampling’ in the Walker Creek area from Sept. 2 – 11 at Walker Preserve. “This is monitoring that is funded by the Miller-Walker basin stewardship... [Read more]

Burn Ban upped to ‘Stage 2’ for King County

Burn Ban upped to ‘Stage 2’ for King County

To protect public health from worsening air pollution, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency has elevated the burn ban for King and Snohomish counties to Stage 2, effective as of 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25. A... [Read more]

PHOTOS: New Sylvester Bridge Demolition Pics + Updated Detour Route

PHOTOS: New Sylvester Bridge Demolition Pics + Updated Detour Route

On Wednesday (Aug. 31) the City of Normandy Park released its latest monthly Newsletter (PDF file), which included what we think are some pretty cool photos of the demolition of Sylvester Road Bridge,... [Read more]

“CSI:Highline” (Community Salmon Investigation) Training Starts Oct. 7th

“CSI:Highline” (Community Salmon Investigation) Training Starts Oct. 7th

Dennis Clark, Miller/Walker Creek Basin Steward, tells us that the Community Salmon Investigation for Highline – aka “CSI: Highline” – has garnered great interest from the Burien, Normandy Park,... [Read more]

Community Salmon Investigators Needed To Be Part Of “CSI: Highline”

Community Salmon Investigators Needed To Be Part Of “CSI: Highline”

Dennis Clark, Miller/Walker Creek Basin Steward, asks: How many adult salmon return to Miller and Walker Creeks in Burien, Normandy Park, and SeaTac each year? The fact is we have only a general idea.* In... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Our Latest Advertiser, Shawn McEvoy For King County Council

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser, Shawn McEvoy For King County Council

We’d like to welcome our latest Advertiser, Shawn McEvoy, running for King County Council, District 8. Here’s what Shawn would like us to share with our Readers: Thank you for taking the time... [Read more]

King Co. Council Candidates Show Differences At Lively B-Town Blog Forum

King Co. Council Candidates Show Differences At Lively B-Town Blog Forum

EDITOR’S NOTE: Our sister site The B-Town Blog hosted a forum Tuesday night (July 20th), and here their initial coverage of what turned out to be a very lively and informative forum (audio &... [Read more]