City of Tukwila News

Get Involved with the 2017/2018 Budget!

The City’s 2017-2018 budget process has begun, and we would love your input as we move forward on this critical initiative. If you couldn’t make it to one of the budget open houses in person, you still have the opportunity to participate in an online open house on the City’s website and share your thoughts on the 2017-2018 priorities and proposed work plan items.


The City of Tukwila is Seeking a Fire Chief

The Fire Chief is responsible for: Planning, directing, organizing and coordinating the overall activities and operations of the Fire Department. Developing, implementing and monitoring the effectiveness of Fire Department programs, policies, and procedures. Assuring the protection of life and property from fire, acute illness or injury and natural or man-made disasters by supervising and directing […]


Vacancy on the King County International Airport Roundtable

The Tukwila Community Representative position on the King County International Airport Roundtable is currently vacant. The Roundtable provides advice, oversight and assistance to the Airport Director, King County Executive and King County Council on the airport budget, programs, regulations, master plans, noise reduction strategies and other related matters.


No lead found in Tukwila water source

Due to the recent news coverage around the country of lead contamination in drinking water, the City has been receiving questions from concerned community members about the safety of the drinking water here in Tukwila.
Tukwila is a member of Cascade Water Alliance and receives it’s water from Seattle Public Utilities (SPU). SPU tests our water source regularly and Tukwila is not aware of any galvanized water services with lead gooseneck fittings.