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Buying a Second Home or Rental Property

For the savvy investor who is looking to buy a vacation home or rental property, this seminar is presented by HomeStreet Bank to help you learn determining your investment style, how to obtain non-owner occupied financing, maintaining your property, and the pros & pitfalls you may face. This class will be held at Chinook Building,…

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Still warmer than normal

Crossposted from KC Emergency News While we won’t see temperatures in the mid-90s like last weekend, temperatures remain warmer than normal. So, take precautions: When playing or working outdoors, wear sunscreen and avoid prolonged exposure to the sun and heat. Drink plenty of fluids. (See more safety tips in earlier post below). Adhere to water…

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Seasonal home maintenance seminar

Whether you own your home or are renting, make sure your home is ready for the seasons ahead! This seminar is presented by HomeStreet Bank to help you learn basic home maintenance, what you need to do when the temperature changes, covering the cost of home maintenance and you’ll be provided with a home maintenance…

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King County Elections and community partners kick-off General Election voter engagement

Earlier this year, King County Elections and the Seattle Foundation launched a pilot program to engage limited-English speaking voters. After soliciting two rounds of proposals, 22 organizations received funding for their voter outreach field plans. In total, the pilot program has awarded nearly $242,000 for community-based voter engagement. On August 16, those community-based organizations officially…

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Executive reaffirms commitment to immigrant and refugee services

Foreign-born residents face particular challenges upon arrival in the U.S., and King County employees have been easing the transition for immigrants and refugees in the area for nearly forty years. King County Executive Dow Constantine visited the Downtown Public Health Center in Belltown Thursday with members of the media to thank those County employees and…

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Featured Job: Industrial Maintenance Electrician

Closing Date/Time: Mon. 08/29/16 4:30 PM Salary: $39.63 – $41.56 Hourly, $82,430.40 – $86,444.80 Annually Job Type: Career Service, Full Time, 40 hrs/week Location: West Point Treatment Plant – 1400 Discovery Park Blvd, Seattle, Washington Department: Department of Natural Resources & Parks – Wastewater Treatment Division Description: This position performs a variety of highly skilled journey-level…