Tagged with 'Environment'

Neighbors Without Borders 10th annual Earth Day Park Clean-up is April 22

Neighbors Without Borders 10th annual Earth Day Park Clean-up is April 22

The Neighbors Without Borders Action Committee’s (NWOBAC) 10th Annual Earth Day North SeaTac Park Clean-up Day will be Saturday, April 22, 2017, from 9 a.m. to Noon, and Volunteers are needed. April... [Read more]

City of SeaTac challenges Port on lack of environmental review of tree cutting plan

City of SeaTac challenges Port on lack of environmental review of tree cutting plan

By Jack Mayne The City of SeaTac has told the Port of Seattle it objects to its plan to cut down 2,750 trees in the flight paths of the airport because of its failure to conduct a full environmental review... [Read more]

The City of SeaTac holding several events in recognition of Earth Week

The City of SeaTac holding several events in recognition of Earth Week

The City of SeaTac will hold several coordinated events in recognition of Earth Week the week of April 18: WHAT: Arbor Day Event WHERE: North SeaTac Park, Des Moines Memorial Drive & S. 136th St. WHEN:... [Read more]

City of SeaTac seeking public input on new ‘Pea Patch Garden Site’

City of SeaTac seeking public input on new ‘Pea Patch Garden Site’

The City of SeaTac is inviting residents to provide input in the ‘Pea Patch Garden Site Selection Survey.’ The City defines a “Pea Patch” garden as “any land gardened by a group... [Read more]

City holding ‘Get Your Green On Event’ at Community Center on Wed., Aug. 12

City holding ‘Get Your Green On Event’ at Community Center on Wed., Aug. 12

The City of SeaTac will be holding a ‘Get Your Green On Event’ at the Community Center (13735 24th Avenue S.) on Wednesday, Aug. 12, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Bring your family to see how... [Read more]

Council scolded over its reaction to trash, homelessness at North SeaTac Park

Council scolded over its reaction to trash, homelessness at North SeaTac Park

SeaTac resident Janice Taylor speaks to Councilmembers with her Combat Boots on the podium. by Jack Mayne Several SeaTac residents lashed out at the City Council Tuesday night (May 12), saying they were... [Read more]

‘Compassionate’ ejection of squatters at North SeaTac Park as cleanup begins

‘Compassionate’ ejection of squatters at North SeaTac Park as cleanup begins

Photos above courtesy Pam Fernald by Jack Mayne SeaTac City Manager Todd Cutts says the city has “trespassed” people living in North SeaTac Park after a storm of publicity over garbage, drug... [Read more]

SeaTac’s Arbor Day Event will be Wednesday, April 22 at Angle Lake Park

SeaTac’s Arbor Day Event will be Wednesday, April 22 at Angle Lake Park

The City of SeaTac’s Arbor Day Event will be Wednesday, April 22, starting at 10 a.m. at Angle Lake Park, located at 19408 International Blvd. “Join us for a tree planting event at Angle Lake... [Read more]

SeaTac’s annual Community Litter Cleanup Event will be Saturday, April 25

SeaTac’s annual Community Litter Cleanup Event will be Saturday, April 25

Volunteers are needed to lend a hand at SeaTac’s annual Community Litter Cleanup Event, set for Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and starting at the Tyee Educational Complex Parking... [Read more]

‘Get Your Green On’ event at SeaTac Community Center Wednesday, Aug. 13

‘Get Your Green On’ event at SeaTac Community Center Wednesday, Aug. 13

Get valuable information on how you can be more environmentally friendly and ‘waste wise’ in your home, how to dispose of hazardous products, and how you can protect our natural waterways – at the... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Sea-Tac Airport unveils new electrification project

SLIDESHOW: Sea-Tac Airport unveils new electrification project

On Tuesday (March 18), Sea-Tac Airport unveiled a new electrification project, meant to convert vehicles on the airfield from fossil fuels to electric power, in hopes of saving millions of dollars and... [Read more]

Port of Seattle completes environmental analysis for Part 150 Study

Port of Seattle completes environmental analysis for Part 150 Study

The Port of Seattle has completed an environmental analysis and prepared a State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) Checklist for Sea-Tac Airport’s draft Part 150 Noise and Land-Use Compatibility Study,... [Read more]

‘Get Your Green On’ at SeaTac Community Center Wednesday

‘Get Your Green On’ at SeaTac Community Center Wednesday

The city will be holding a ‘Get Your Green on’ event at the SeaTac Community Center Main Lobby (13735 24th Avenue S.) this Wednesday, Aug. 14 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Get valuable information on how... [Read more]

City of SeaTac Receives Government 5-Star Envirostars Certification

City of SeaTac Receives Government 5-Star Envirostars Certification

The City of SeaTac announced Thursday (Sept. 20) that it has received the first overall municipality 5-Star EnviroStars Certification rating from the EnviroStars certification program that recognizes businesses... [Read more]

9 Businesses Named ‘Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention/Recycling’

9 Businesses Named ‘Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention/Recycling’

Nine SeaTac businesses are on the list of King County’s Solid Waste Division’s 92 organizations in its sixth annual “Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling” list. The 2012 list... [Read more]