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Jul. 30, 2014
Local companies recognized for environmental stewardship
Industrial facilities earn awards for business practices that sustain local jobs while protecting water quality

May 15, 2014
Fire Council earns recognition for decade-long wildfire prevention

Mar. 25, 2014
Watershed group, Burien share Futurewise award for Seahurst Park salmon restoration

Flood reduction grants
Applications due by June 15, 2014

Mar. 13, 2014
Executive awards 27 Community Service Area grants to projects in unincorporated areas

Jan. 14, 2014
Nominations sought for King County’s Earth Heroes at School awards program

Sep. 6, 2013
Funding supports grassroots efforts to improve air and water quality in Lower Duwamish neighborhoods

Jul. 9, 2013
King County receives 19 applications for Youth Sports Facilities grants

May 1, 2013
Applications for Lower Duwamish Green Grants accepted through June 7

Apr. 19, 2013
King County honors 12 environmental leaders with Green Globe Awards
April 22 ceremony recognizes ‘best-of-the-best’ for efforts ranging from environmental conservation, to education, sustainable building, and more

Apr. 2, 2013
King County honoring its Earth Heroes
Executive Constantine to recognize environmental stewards at April 25 event

Jul. 27, 2012
King County Executive offers grant opportunities in unincorporated areas

Jun. 1, 2012
King County accepting applications for Lower Duwamish Green Grants through July 6

Apr. 19, 2012
Invasive weeds get the boot, salmon get a boost, with King County grant awards

Dec. 28, 2011
King County offers grant funds for urban reforestation, habitat restoration projects

Nov. 30, 2011
Grant deadline extended to help dry cleaners switch from harmful perchloroethylene
Application for financial assistance extended to Dec. 8 to help businesses make the change to more environmentally friendly machines and solvents

Nov. 10. 2011
Grants available to help dry cleaners switch from harmful perchloroethylene

Sept. 30, 2011
External article, West Seattle Herald
Want to be one of 40 people that really helps Puget Sound?

Jan. 18, 2011
Scenic Hill Elementary first to reach top level of King County Green Schools Program

Jan. 18, 2011
King County Green Schools Program honors eight schools for resource conservation

Jan. 7, 2011
King County seeks nominations for Earth Heroes at Schools awards
Program recognize outstanding efforts to educate youth, protect environment

Dec. 2, 2010
King County Jobs Initiative wins 2010 Workforce and Economic Development Best Practice Award
Governor Gregoire awarded County’s innovative environmental jobs creation; at-risk youth outreach

July 16, 2010
King County names global green contest winners

June 22, 2010
King County announces 2010 Best Workplaces for Recycling and Waste Reduction list
Companies find cutting waste is also a way to cut costs in tough economic climate

June 14, 2010
King County Green Schools Program honors 65 schools for recycling, conservation work

June 10, 2010
Clean-water utility earns national environmental awards

May 5, 2010
Local companies earn honors for pollution prevention efforts
County program rewards environmentally sound business practices

Feb. 1, 2010
Eleven King County schools recognized for recycling, resource conservation efforts

Dec. 7, 2009
Youth recreation facilities get boost from King County grants

Nov. 24, 2009
King County awards green building grants
Projects funded for ‘deep-green’ design, saving resources and costs