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Green roof at Sunset Pump Station
Asset Management / InfrastructureClimate Change / SustainabilityCommunity EngagementConstructionCustomer service / Being a good neighborEquity & Social Justice, Inclusion, AccessibilityFinancial Stewardship / RatesOperations / Wastewater TreatmentRainWise / Green Stormwater InfrastructureTechnologyUtility of the Future / Awards
September 15, 2021

Making projects sustainable, resilient, and equitable

King County’s Wastewater Treatment Division (WTD) is being recognized for its commitment to sustainable communities and the environment. WTD’s Sunset / Heathfield Pump Stations and force main upgrade project was awarded an Envision® Silver Award this month for project sustainability.…
Aerial view of the West Point Treatment Plant
Asset Management / InfrastructureConstructionCustomer service / Being a good neighborOperations / Wastewater TreatmentTechnologyWet Weather Treatment
August 19, 2021

Charging ahead with reliable battery power for West Point Treatment Plant

West Point Treatment Plant The West Point Treatment Plant processes about 100 million gallons of wastewater each day, and up to 440 million gallons during heavy rains. While the plant’s operators are working hard to keep the treatment process flowing smoothly, a momentary lapse of power supply quality can bring vital equipment operations to a hard stop.   That’s why in February 2021, King County Executive…
Accessible meetings video
Careers That Matter / JobsCommunity EngagementCustomer service / Being a good neighborEquity & Social Justice, Inclusion, AccessibilityTechnology
July 13, 2020

Welcome people of all abilities to your remote meetings and events!

Are you hosting remote meetings? King County Wastewater Treatment Division (WTD) would like to share some advice that will make your meetings more accessible. Many wastewater utility workers are telecommuting and holding virtual meetings for the public. This technology can…