Try out the new RapidRide F line through Tukwila - with a Free $10 Orca card!
Tap into Metro with a complimentary ORCA card! Sign up online to receive an ORCA card preloaded with a $10 balance, then try the new King County Metro RapidRide F Line to explore Tukwila and beyond by bus. Use RapidRide to get from Burien to the Landing in Renton, or the Tukwila International Boulevard station to Federal Way. You can stop at Southcenter, Sea-Tac Airport, Tukwila’s Sounder Station, Renton Boeing, or anywhere in-between. With service every 15 minutes, 7 days a week until 8:00pm, it’s easy to travel to jobs, schools, parks, libraries, shopping and more. Check out area maps and connect with all your travel options at KingCounty.gov/GetYouThere/Tukwila. ORCA card offer expires September 30, 2014.
Sign up now for the Fall 2014 Tukwila Citizens’ Police Academy
The Fall 2014 Tukwila Citizens’ Police Academy will be held on Monday and Wednesday evenings 6:30-9pm from September 24 to October 29th. Most of the classes will be held at Foster High School. It’s a 12-session program providing Tukwila residents, employees and merchants with first-hand information about the operations of Tukwila’s Police Department. This program is designed to strengthen working relationships vital to problem solving and quality-of-life issues in our community. There is NO COST to attend this class.
Take a quick grocery store survey and help Tukwila grow!
The City of Tukwila is committed to bringing more healthy food options to the city. Currently partnering with Saar's Super Saver Foods in Tukwila, the City designed this survey to better understand your demand for groceries and your expectations of Saar's, as well as other major grocery stores that serve the community. Please take this quick survey and your voice will be highly valued in our ongoing efforts. We are glad that you are interested in lending your knowledge to helping Tukwila grow. Thank you very much for your participation! For further information, please contact Junpei Guo.
The City of Tukwila continues to provide its citizens with
programs that help make their communities more livable.
Mark your calendar and take advantage of these upcoming
summertime opportunities to be a little cleaner & greener!
FREE Junk Car removal available to residents
For a “Clean and Green” community, residents are encouraged
to rid their yards of junk vehicles. The City has arranged with
a number of licensed hulk haulers to pick up junk vehicles in
Tukwila AT NO CHARGE to property owners. (They may even
pay you something!) To learn more about this program, what
determines a “junk vehicle”, hulk hauler vehicle requirements,
and contact information for making arrangements to have your
vehicle removed, call the Code Enforcement
Office at 206-431-3671, or email
Bulky Item Collection – September 27
Let us help you get rid of those bulky things still lurking around your home. Between
8:30am and 3:00pm come to one of two locations – Tukwila’s Community
Center or Saar’s Super Saver Foods – and bring your hard-to-get-rid-of items like
scrap metal, furniture, mattresses, appliances, e-waste (televisions, computers,
electronics), yard waste, and cardboard. In September, you can check out the
event flyer for specifics on what will be accepted – find it on this page, or
wmnorthwest.com/tukwila/index.html. Call 206-431-2445 or 1-855-Tukwila
for more information.
(Click to view event flyer)