Master Recycler Composter Volunteer Training
If you are passionate about reducing waste and want to inspire others, join the dedicated team of King County Master Recycler Composter (MRC) volunteers. This program provides free training and tools to help residents reduce waste in their communities. The MRC program training is open to all King County adult residents living outside the cities of Seattle and Milton. In exchange for the free training, program graduates commit to volunteer 25 hours for public outreach opportunities planned by county staff. The 2015 MRC training will be held at the Kent Senior Activity Center on the following dates:
Saturday, April 4, April 11, and April 25 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.: mandatory classroom sessions
Thursday, April 16 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.: Optional field trip to a recycling facility and the Cedar Hills Regional landfill
Apply now at King County's website.
Applications are due by March 14, 2015.
Seattle City Light Construction Notice
Emergency Cable Replacement on 42nd Ave South
Feb. 27, 2015
Seattle City Light has begun working to safely replace nearly two miles of electrical cable along 42nd Avenue South and side streets. A major power line was recently damaged by an outside contractor, leaving the area vulnerable to unplanned outages that could last days. The project is expected to last approximately two months and repair outages will be necessary to perform the work safely. Customers will be notified by letter or phone in advance of repair outages in their area.
For more detailed information please view Seattle City Light’s Construction Notification Flyer.
Tukwila City of Opportunity Scholarship Application
The City of Tukwila Scholarship Program was established in 2014 to provide financial assistance to Tukwila residents graduating from high school in 2015 and enrolling in an undergraduate study in community colleges, trade schools and universities to begin in the Fall, 2015. The DEADLINE to apply is March 31, 2015.