Skip to main content

What's Happening

1/23
At 6:46 am, a king tide occurred along the shores of Puget Sound.  Favorable weather conditions were forecasted for today, and the water level along the Duwamish River remained well below the banks.  While there was no flooding or drainage [...]
1/20
In advance of the next King Tides (Jan 23, 6:46 AM; Jan 24, 7:22 AM; Jan 25, 7:57 AM), the City has provided South Park with temporary flood protections. Seattle Public Utilities (SPU), in partnership with Seattle Department of Transportation and [...]
1/17
High tides are predicted January 21-27 with King Tides in the early mornings of January 23-25.  And, because it is winter in Seattle, it will probably rain too. These conditions are challenging for many of us but have serious impacts on the [...]
1/13
Seattle Public Utilities is excited to announce that applications for our Waste-Free Communities Matching Grant are now open! Awards up to $40,000 are available and applications are due by March 24, 2023. Waste prevention means creating less waste [...]

What We Do

Discover what Seattle Public Utilities is all about.

SPU Beyond Garbage: Where does our solid waste go?

Public Utilities

Andrew Lee, General Manager and CEO
Address: 700 5th Avenue, Suite 4900, Seattle, WA, 98104
Mailing Address: PO Box 34018, Seattle, WA, 98124-5177
Phone: (206) 684-3000
SPUCustomerService@seattle.gov

Newsletter Updates

Subscribe

Sign up for the latest updates from Public Utilities

Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) is comprised of three major direct-service providing utilities: the Water Utility, the Drainage and Wastewater Utility, and the Solid Waste Utility.