Alaska Way Viaduct (SR 99) Closure in Seattle - January 11, 2019

SR 99 through Seattle closes on January 11, 2019 for three weeks while connections to the new tun... [more...]

Sound Transit - South Bellevue Construction Alert - January 10, 2019 [more...]


Other County Services

Frequently Asked Questions

County Parks

King County maintains 200 parks, 175 miles of trails, and 28,000 acres of public forest lands all within a short drive of Beaux Arts Village.  For full information about these public lands, including locations and hours, please visit

The County publishes a bulletin periodically to describe special park events, solicit input from park users, and provide other park information.  Please visit to view a recent version.  If you like what you see, you'll notice an opportunity to subscribe in the upper right corner.

Hazardous Waste Disposal

King County provides information for the disposal of hazardous waste as part of their Local Hazardous Waste Management Program (LHWMP) at including disposal locations, safer alternatives, and other valuable information for residents and businesses.