Tagged with 'ecology'

Recycling Event will be held at Foster High School on Saturday, May 5

Recycling Event will be held at Foster High School on Saturday, May 5

A Recycling Event will be held at Foster High School in Tukwila from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 5. Tukwlia residents may bring: Mattresses/Box Springs – fee applies Styrofoam Blocks and... [Read more]

Volunteers work to remove ivy in Tukwila on MLK Day of Service Monday

Volunteers work to remove ivy in Tukwila on MLK Day of Service Monday

Many Volunteers turned out on Monday’s ‘MLK Day of Service’ to help remove and mulch ivy in Tukwila. “Big thank you to all the volunteers: United Way of King County, Forterra NW,... [Read more]

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]

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]

Recycling Collection Event will be at Foster High School on Saturday, May 13

Recycling Collection Event will be at Foster High School on Saturday, May 13

The 2017 Residential Recycling Collection Event will be held at Foster High School from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 13, 2017. This event is for Tukwila Residents only (please bring proof of residency). Rain... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for upcoming restoration events in Tukwila

Volunteers needed for upcoming restoration events in Tukwila

Volunteers are needed for some upcoming restoration events in Tukwila: Save the Salmon and Help Restore the Duwamish Shoreline – February 12, 2016 – 1:00pm – 4:00pm – 12770 Gateway Drive,... [Read more]

Upthegrove plan to restore salmon in Green River moves forward

Upthegrove plan to restore salmon in Green River moves forward

The King County Council has approved a new plan to help restore salmon habitat along the Green River. Named “Re-Green the Green,” the program will use several existing sources of funding to plant... [Read more]

Join the ‘Restore the Duwamish Shoreline Challenge’ this Friday, March 8

Join the ‘Restore the Duwamish Shoreline Challenge’ this Friday, March 8

Get outside and make a difference with your Friday afternoon! Join BECU, Forterra and the City of Tukwila from 1:00 to 4:00 PM on Friday, March 8 and help restore the Duwamish shoreline. “Join community... [Read more]

Tukwila’s Shoreline Master Program Approved

Tukwila’s Shoreline Master Program Approved

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) announced this week that they have approved Tukwila’s updated shoreline master program, which will “significantly improve the protection, use,... [Read more]