UPDATE: All non-mission critical King County functions closed today

snow_iconDue to updated weather forecasting and safety concerns resulting from today’s winter storm, King County operations will not be open today Monday, February 4, 2019 except for essential and mission-critical functions. First responders and other mission critical staff are expected to report to their work location at the usual time. This includes, but is not limited to, corrections officers, 9-1-1 call center operators, emergency personnel, security staff, and certain senior managers. If you are not sure of your designation, please contact your supervisor.

Priority and mission-critical services will continue to be provided in accordance with your department’s emergency planning.

Thank you to all employees who made it in to work today. For non-mission critical staff who have already come in to work, you may return home. Please be extra safe in your return commute.

District Court, Superior Court, King County Council, the Department of Assessments, the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, and King County Elections have already announced their closures today.