John Taylor Confirmed as Department of Local Services Director 

Crossposted from Inside Transportation 

The Metropolitan King County Council on Monday gave its unanimous approval to the appointment of John Taylor to lead the newly formed Department of Local Services that is set to begin operations at the beginning of the year. Taylor, appointed by County Executive Dow Constantine in October, now formally serves as the director of the department that will better coordinate and deliver direct services to the nearly 250,000 people who live in unincorporated King County. 

“John has worked in the unincorporated area and has already established wonderful working relationships with the citizens he will be serving in this new role,” said Councilmember Kathy Lambert, who co-sponsored the appointment. 

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