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Racial discrimination lawsuit settled; Tukwila schools 'to move forward'

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 6:56PM

A settlement has been reached between the Tukwila School District and nine current or former employees who had filed a federal lawsuit in 2012 claiming racial discrimination.

 

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Tukwila City Council to review on Tuesday ongoing assessment of city-facility needs

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 11:49AM

Before investing in buildings that are near the end of their useful lives, the City of Tukwila wants to assess its facility needs to determine which ones it will keep and update, if necessary, and which ones it will demolish, repurpose or sell.

Some election return envelopes already sealed, taste bad: Here's the fix

  • Jul 25, 2014 at 11:22AM

About 260 voters contacted the county Elections Department to alert the department that some mail-ballot return envelopes were already sealed shut. Voters can slit it open, then reseal with tape, or download a replacement envelope.

Tukwila this Saturday: touch a truck, go for a swim

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 12:00PM updated Jul 25, 2014 at 10:08AM

Two big events in Tukwila Saturday will offer kids of all ages a chance to check out big rigs and then cool off in the Tukwila Pool.

Coal trains would increase wait times at rail crossings an average 65 percent: study

  • Jul 24, 2014 at 2:54PM

Coal trains could cause an average 65 percent increase in traffic wait times at rail crossings, with no benefit to local economy, according to an economic impact study by the Puget Sound Regional Council.

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