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.
One tool for controlling Combined Sewer Overflows (CSOs) brings neighborhoods together around stormwater facilities- in people’s yards.
On September 27, 2016, WTD received recognition of the work that turns our future vision into reality.
King County WTD’s John Phillips joined Frances Kuo of the Environmental Coalition of South Seattle (ECOSS) and King County Ecoconsumer Tom Watson on KOMO4 news August 13. Frances showed how rain can wash pollutants into our waterways. John talked about the RainWise partnership between the City of Seattle and King County and explained how rain gardens and cisterns can…
A green infrastructure project at Georgetown’s Carlton Grocery is protecting water quality and supporting economic opportunity for people in south Seattle’s diverse neighborhoods.
Late last month, we joined neighbors in West Seattle’s Sunrise Heights and Westwood neighborhoods to celebrate the completion of the Barton Combined Sewer Overflow Control (CSO) Project, WTD’s first large-scale green infrastructure project. WTD built a total of 91 roadside rain gardens over 15 streets that will keep excess stormwater runoff out of the sewer…
Job training, wetland restoration and a community-led strategy for better air quality in South Park and Georgetown – three organizations leading these efforts in the Duwamish Valley earned over $100,000 in funding through King County’s Green Grants Program. Investing directly in small, grassroots projects brings neighbors together and enables communities to tackle larger, complex issues…