The City of Tukwila is very pleased to share that the Link light rail station at Boeing Access Road has been included in Sound Transit’s Draft System Plan, the list of projects for the upcoming ST3 ballot measure. With the final list to be determined later this summer, it will be important that supporters of a Link light rail station at Boeing Access Road directly communicate with Sound Transit on this issue.
City of Tukwila News
Starting Monday, March 21, contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will begin an 18-month project to rehabilitate nearly 13 miles of the interstate – replacing expansion joints and concrete panels, repaving sections and resurfacing other sections between Tukwila and Federal Way.
The City operates a Utility Tax Relief Program for low-income seniors 62 or older, and disabled low income residents. Reduced rates on water/sewer, surface water, garbage service and cable TV bills are also available to persons 62 or older, and disabled low income residents.
This Saturday, March 19, 2016 from 10:00am to 12:00pm, meet Councilmember De’Sean Quinn behind the Tukwila Community Center for a special walking Council Chat along the river trail.
Roadway improvements for 53rd Avenue South from South 137th Street to South 144th Street are currently being designed. Please attend the Open House to discuss the project, roadway layout options, and determine landowners’ willingness for possible donation of additional right-of-way.
The City of Tukwila is partnering with BNSF Railway to study alternative access routes to their intermodal yard in Allentown. Before the City begins evaluating the alternative access routes, we need your feedback on the screening criteria.
The Tukwila Community Center will be closed for programs and activities beginning March 14th through the 20th for deep cleaning and maintenance. This closure allows the City to address outstanding upkeep issues and undergo additional maintenance to keep our facility safe and clean.
The 42nd Avenue South Project will be under construction later this year. Please plan to attend our Open House to learn more about what’s coming to your neighborhood on March 15, 2016 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm in the City Hall Council Chambers.
The Technology Services Director is responsible for: Managing Technology Services (TS) for the city and the management and marketing of technology program services. Maintaining and upgrading technology, including; network, computer infrastructure and communications services and technologies supporting the City’s mission-critical applications. For executive, tactical and strategic planning concerning infrastructure needs, development/deployment strategies, resource allocations, and […]
A story from KIRO 7 on the motel demolitions and the reduction of crime on Tukwila International Boulevard.