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Notice of Determination of Nonsignificance

King County Solid Waste Division has issued a determination of nonsignificance (DNS) under the State Environmental Policy Act Rules (Chapter 197-11 WAC) for the following project: King County Construction and Demolition (C&D) Waste Ordinance. After review of a completed environmental checklist and other information on file with the agency, King County Solid Waste Division has determined this proposal will not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment.

The DNS is available on-line (PDF, 100 K). Copies of the DNS are also available from King County Solid Waste Division at 201 S. Jackson St, Suite 701, Seattle, WA 98104, 206-477-4466, 1-800-325-6165 ext. 74466. The public is invited to comment on this DNS by submitting written comments no later than May 26, 2015 to James Neely at 201 S. Jackson St, Suite 701, Seattle, WA 98104.

 

Solid Waste Facility News

May 25, 2015

SWD Transfer Stations Open On Memorial Day

Ongoing

Replacing the Algona Transfer Station with new south county facility – County and City of Algona in discussions on potential site

Ongoing

Factoria Transfer Station Replacement Project – Construction is expected to last until December 2017; No service interruptions expected

Upcoming Events

May 22 - May 24, 2015

Kirkland Wastemobile

May 23 - May 24, 2015

Auburn Wastemobile - 5/23 - 5/24

May 30 - May 31, 2015

Auburn Wastemobile - 5/30 - 5/31

more events…

 

SWD News & Topics (visit the archive)

May 13, 2015

KOMO4 News: Thrift Store Fashion (YouTube)
KOMO’s Mary Nam and King County EcoConsumer Tom Watson check out fashions that are examples of the stylish clothes now available at many local thrift stores. The women’s clothes shown here are from the Seattle Children’s Hospital Bargain Boutique thrift store in Kent and are modeled by store volunteerss Twyla and Jordan and Jordan’s daughter Abigail.

May 5, 2015

King County honors its Earth Heroes
Students, teachers, and other members of the school community in King County who inspire and educate others by showing how simple, everyday conservation actions can contribute to a healthier planet were honored at the annual Earth Heroes at School ceremony.

April 22, 2015

KCPQ TV – Earth Day (external)
Earth Day events and toilet-paper roll crafts! Kaci Aitchison and M.J. McDermott have fun with King County EcoConsumer Tom Watson.

 
LightRecycle Washington

LightRecycle Washington

Recycle your fluorescent lights: LightRecycle product stewardship program for mercury-containing lights began Jan. 1, 2015 (external link).

Updated: May. 19, 2015


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