King County Solid Waste Division will have an online food waste survey open until April 30.
Healthcare unions urge the state Legislature to pass safe staffing standards to prevent mass workforce exodus.
The proposal includes a robust investment in the region’s mental health care infrastructure.
Leesa Manion said the units are focused on public safety and “King County’s greatest areas of concern”
Mark Wallace was 14 when he was killed by his older brother’s friend, John H. Schoenhals.
Legislation cited as necessary save jobs and protect a critical community service.
The county has compiled a list of retailers and organizations that will recycle old light strands.
In addition to the flu, other respiratory illnesses such as COVID and RSV are overloading hospitals.
The workers are owed back benefits – payments in lieu of benefits for temp workers.
The auditors say the county lacks the strategy, coordination and data to measure cost-effectiveness.
Traces of dangerous “forever chemicals” found in Lake Washington, Lake Meridian and Lake Sammamish