Celebrating Black History Month in King County

King County Executive Dow Constantine has proclaimed February to be Black History Month in King County.

“The contributions to science, technology, business, arts, and cultural innovation by African Americans have been essential to the progress of our nation,” Executive Constantine said in his Proclamation. “We will continue to honor these accomplishments every month and every day in Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., County.”

You can read the Executive’s proclamation here (on SharePoint).