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Redmond Reporter - May 12, 2016
King County begins survey work to replace Redmond-area sewer pipeline
West Seattle Herald - May 6, 2016
With weather warming, King County officials urge caution around cold rivers, lakes, Sound
Bothell/Kenmore Reporter - Apr. 22, 2016
Small daily actions can add up to big, earth-friendly changes
Maple Valley Reporter - Apr. 19, 2016
Molly Bricker from Tahoma among others to receive Earth Heroes award on May 5
Redmond Reporter - Apr. 18, 2016
Stewart among those honored with King County Earth Heroes at School awards
White Center Now - Apr. 15, 2016
King County leaders launch 'One Million Trees' with White Center Heights Park planting
Crosscut - Apr. 14, 2016
The most threatened waterway in Washington?
Sammamish Review - Mar. 31, 2016
Discovery Elementary custodian wins King County award
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King County hosts two meetings June 8 on using large wood in designing river projects
Learn more about upcoming and past King County projects that involve placing large wood in rivers or streams at one of two meetings scheduled for June 8 on Mercer Island.
Track cycle racing returns to Marymoor Park as velodrome is renamed to honor cycling legend Jerry Baker
The life and legacy of cycling advocate and legend Jerry Baker will be celebrated in a special ceremony before the start of the 2016 Marymoor Velodrome cycling season, June 3 at King County’s Marymoor Park.
Still time to register for seventh-annual King County Parks’ Big Backyard 5K, June 5
Join with friends, family and fellow outdoors enthusiasts in a fun event that supports King County Parks: The seventh-annual Big Backyard 5K on Sunday, June 5 at Marymoor Park.
Industrial facilities honored for environmental compliance in 2015
Commitment to business practices that support a vibrant economy while protecting regional water quality earned environmental awards for 65 local industrial facilities from King County’s Industrial Waste Program.
Register now for youth summer day camps at Brightwater Center
Registration is open for youth summer day camps taking place this July and August at King County’s Brightwater Center. Programs led by IslandWood and Friends of the Hidden River will take fun and learning outdoors, immersing campers entering grades 1-9 in nature, art and science.