Juneteenth an observed County holiday, June 20 

King County government will observe Juneteenth as a new paid holiday for the first time this year, on Monday, June 20.

Last year, King County Council passed two Ordinances and King County bargained Agreements for represented employees to establish Juneteenth (June 19) and Indigenous Peoples’ Day (second Monday in October) as paid holidays starting in 2022 for King County employees who are eligible for comprehensive leave benefits. Click here to read more.