Auburn Symphony Orchestra discount for April 30

King County employees are welcome to take advantage of an available discount for the Auburn Symphony Orchestra performance of “Love, Passion and Defiance” on Sunday, April 30 at 2:30 p.m. The event features Nikolas Caoile, as guest conductor and Daniel Lebhardt, as piano soloist. Held at the Auburn Performing Arts Center (702 Fourth Street NE, Auburn, WA 98002), employees will receive a discount of…

Employee Giving Campaign: Invite your favorite nonprofit by April 27

Employee referred nonprofits are our favorite! It is our goal, after all, to connect employees to the causes they are passionate about through the Annual Giving Drive. All nonprofits must apply and meet eligibility requirements annually in order for them to be in the upcoming Annual Giving Drive. Invite your favorite nonprofit here. Applications are due by Thursday, April…

Executive unveils stronger community-centered response for youth and families in crisis

Crossposted from King County Youth Justice  King County Executive Dow Constantine announced new options for parents, youth, school personnel and local law enforcement that will divert and reduce the number of youth who come into contact with the courts and detention facilities. The “Safe Spaces” proposal connects youth who may have traditionally gone into the…

Featured Job: Residential Appraiser I 

Closing Date/Time: Mon. 05/08/17 4:00 PM Pacific Time Salary: $28.40 – $36.00 Hourly, $2,153.69 – $2,729.93 Semi-Monthly Job Type: Career Service, Full Time, 35 hrs/week Location: Assessments – 900 Oakesdale Ave SW, Renton, Washington Department: Department of Assessments Description: The Department of Assessments is looking for an action oriented, creative thinker for the role of Residential Appraiser. The position will allow for…

May Day events Monday, May 1

Several community groups are planning rallies, marches, and other events to mark May Day this Monday, May 1. These events include (see map below): May Day March – Some King County employees will participate in this year’s May Day March which focuses on labor and immigrant rights and begins at Judkins Park, starting at 11:30…

Social Security 101: Everything You Wanted to Know, April 26 

This event, presented by the Social Security Administration, will answer many of your of your questions regarding Retirement Benefits and Eligibility Requirements, Early Retirement Effect on Benefits, Survivor Benefits, Medicare, Disability and Spouse Benefits and much more! Attendees are asked to bring a printed Social Security Statement, which can be accessed at http://www.ssa.gov/myaccount. Wednesday, April…