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Tukwila company signs cleanup agreement with Dept. of Ecology

Tukwila company signs cleanup agreement with Dept. of Ecology

The former owner and operator of an industrial site along the Duwamish Waterway in Tukwila has signed an agreement with the Washington Department of Ecology to test soil and groundwater for contamination,... [Read more]

Public plaza, café at Tukwila Village to open this year

Public plaza, café at Tukwila Village to open this year

By Ralph Nichols After years of visioning and planning, Tukwila Village at 14400 Tukwila International Boulevard – a community within the community – is taking shape. Construction of this mixed-use... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help Tukwila Food Pantry for United Way

Volunteers needed to help Tukwila Food Pantry for United Way

Apply your skills, build your resume, get internship credit and give back to your community, as part of the Volunteer Impact Partnership Manager Corps Work with staff at either the Tukwila Food Pantry... [Read more]

Learn about the importance of forests in Tukwila on Saturday, June 3

Learn about the importance of forests in Tukwila on Saturday, June 3

Learn about the importance of forests in Tukwila on Saturday, June 3, from 9 a.m. – Noon at the Tukwila Community Center: Are you interested in learning more about the importance of forests? A teacher... [Read more]

Tukwila’s Annual Clean-Up Day will be Friday, June 9

Tukwila’s Annual Clean-Up Day will be Friday, June 9

Don’t miss Tukwila’s Annual Clean-Up on Friday, June 9, 2017! Instead of hauling your junk to the transfer station, just bring it to your curb for disposal. Single-family households must place... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Sneak peek of Apollo exhibit at the Museum of Flight

PHOTOS: Sneak peek of Apollo exhibit at the Museum of Flight

On Thursday morning (May 18), Elston and Jackline Hill had the privilege of attending the press preview of the new Apollo exhibit at the Museum of Flight, which opens this Saturday, May 20. The centerpiece... [Read more]

Weekend lane reductions on northbound I-5 in Tukwila and SeaTac starts June 2

Weekend lane reductions on northbound I-5 in Tukwila and SeaTac starts June 2

Drivers should be prepared for eight weekends of lane closures, which likely will cause backups and delays on northbound Interstate 5 in SeaTac and Tukwila, starting in June, the Washington State Department... [Read more]

Patrons, staff love the ‘Bright and Open’ brand new Tukwila Library

Patrons, staff love the ‘Bright and Open’ brand new Tukwila Library

Photos courtesy King County Library System By Ralph Nichols The new Tukwila Library, which welcomed more than a thousand community residents at its grand opening April 29, has been an instant hit with... [Read more]

Two Tukwila teens stabbed by woman from Des Moines in Seattle Tuesday night

Two Tukwila teens stabbed by woman from Des Moines in Seattle Tuesday night

Two teens from Tukwila – a 16-year old male and 19-year old female – were stabbed by a woman from Des Moines in an altercation in Seattle Tuesday night, May 9. Police say that at around 10 p.m. Tuesday,... [Read more]

Is customer service part of your marketing strategy? (HINT: it should be!)

Is customer service part of your marketing strategy? (HINT: it should be!)

By Andrea H. Reay President/CEO Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce Customer service is not something business owners and managers traditionally think of when they are developing a marketing or advertising... [Read more]