Seattle Police now hiring
SPD is hiring entry level and lateral officers. The application period is open through June 25, with testing for entry-level officers on July 13.
Watch your watering: peak water rates in effect
During warmer months, SPU depends on water stored in mountain reservoirs to meet customer demand while leaving enough water in the rivers for fish. Peak water rates encourage customers to use water wisely.
Seattle developing plan to protect local waterways
SPU is preparing a 10-year plan to protect Seattle's waterways. An environmental impact statement is being prepared and a 30-day public comment period on the scope of the plan will be provided through June 20.
Seattle firefighters bring in summer time with Story Time
The Firefighter Story Times are part of a summer push to educate young people and their families on fire safety tips. During the months of June and July, Seattle firefighters are reading to preschoolers at 7 different libraries throughout the city.