Archive for September, 2020

County budget preview includes White Center proposals

Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 Posted in King County, White Center news | No Comments »

King County Executive Dow Constantine presents his next proposed budget on Tuesday, and his office released a preview today. This preview was focused on criminal-legal system reform as well as ... Read more..

FLOWERS! Fundraiser to help farmers

Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 Posted in How to Help, White Center news | No Comments »

(Also posted on our partner site West Seattle Blog) Beautiful flowers like those don't just appear at local markets. They are grown on small farms. And like so many, the farmers ... Read more..

VIDEO: Highline Public Schools’ historic start

Saturday, September 12th, 2020 Posted in Highline School District, Schools, White Center news | No Comments »

Regardless of how it ends, the 2020-2021 school year's start for Highline Public Schools made history, with thousands of students and teachers connecting online. The district made this video featuring ... Read more..

NEED TESTING? Khmer Health Board event at Evergreen High School next weekend

Friday, September 11th, 2020 Posted in Coronavirus, Evergreen High School, Health, White Center news | No Comments »

From the WCN inbox: The Khmer Health Board is organizing a COVID-19 Test Event on Saturday, September 19th from 9 AM - 3 PM at Evergreen High School, 830 SW 116th ... Read more..

TRAFFIC & TRANSIT ALERT: Roundabout work ahead

Wednesday, September 9th, 2020 Posted in Metro, Traffic, White Center news | No Comments »

From King County Roads: Starting at 7 a.m. Friday, September 11 until 11:59 p.m. Saturday, September 12, street parking will be temporarily prohibited in the following White Center locations: • North side ... Read more..

BURN BAN: Stage 2 for King County

Tuesday, September 8th, 2020 Posted in Environment, Weather, White Center news | No Comments »

With all that wildfire smoke polluting the air, and hot, dry weather continuing, here's something else to heed: King County Fire Marshal Chris Ricketts has issued a Stage 2 burn ban ... Read more..

Power outage along Myers Way

Monday, September 7th, 2020 Posted in Utilities, White Center news | 1 Comment »

Thanks for the tip! 55 Seattle City Light customers have been without power since just after 4:30 pm. The utility has not yet said what caused it but says workers ... Read more..

More scooters on the way to White Center and vicinity

Friday, September 4th, 2020 Posted in King County, Transportation, White Center news | No Comments »

(WCN photo, last month) Three weeks into the North Highline e-scooter pilot, an expansion has just been announced by King County: Momentum to bring shared electric scooters across King County is building, ... Read more..