With the support of the RainWise program, a church in Seattle’s Roosevelt neighborhood just celebrated a new rain garden installation that will keep over 70,000 gallons of stormwater out of the sewer system each year, and control overflows into local waters during storms.
Rainwise is celebrating a milestone- over 1000 installations, and 1000 stewards protecting our waters!
Peace Lutheran Church in West Seattle recently celebrated the installation of two rain gardens and five cisterns that will help control stormwater runoff that contributes to pollution in Puget Sound.
Hope Academy and Alnoor Mosque recently celebrated the completion a new RainWise rain garden and cistern project, the first ever at a mosque in Seattle. In addition to two rain gardens and four cisterns that will keep polluted runoff and sewage out of local water ways during heavy rains, the project offers the Somali and…
Rain gardens are more than just beautiful. They help solve one of the largest sources of pollution for Puget Sound by naturally cleaning and controlling stormwater. If you’re a Seattle resident, you may be eligible for a rebate to cover up to 100 percent of the cost to install a rain garden or cistern through…
On Earth Day🌎, King County Executive Dow Constantine recognized 13 businesses, cities, organizations and people for the work they’re doing to protect and improve the local environment with the Green Globe Awards. The Green Globe Awards are the County’s highest honor for local environmental efforts. Congratulations to all those recognized!❤️ Among the recipients are three…
Three King County employees learned the value of recycling resources in faraway communities where sustainable practices are a necessity.
Why would forty gardeners spend a Saturday learning about Watering Wisely when it won’t stop raining?
We care about our customers and Puget Sound. That’s why we’re offering Natural Yard Care workshops to help you turn your yard into a dream-not a nightmare.
Rain used to be welcomed in our region. King County’s WaterWorks Grant Program is helping our communities celebrate the rain once again.