Bond refi brings sweet savings to ratepayers

Sewer improvement projects that protect our waterways and support a healthy economy now come with the benefit of a lower price tag. On Feb. 1, we refinanced $279 million in sewer revenue bonds, which will save ratepayers an incredible $65 million over the next 25 years. Since 2000, various bond refis have saved WTD a…

Great news! Deadline extended in contest to name King County’s new environmental research vessel

King County residents now have until Nov. 30 to enter a “Name the Vessel” contest that kicked off on Nov. 6. Submit ideas online at OneKingCounty.info or send an email to website.wtd@kingcounty.gov by Nov. 30. Times have certainly changed since the current vessel, The Liberty, began its storied career monitoring and protecting regional water quality…