Northwest NEWS

November 29, 1999

Local News

City rejects CH2M Hill proposal

SWM planThe City of Woodinville has decided to save $300,000 by not contracting with engineering firm CH2M Hill to finish surveying and creating the city's comprehensive Surface Water Management (SWM) plan.

County Council wants to protect bus service

budget cutsThe King County Council's transportation panel wants the County to exercise caution in slashing Metro Transit's budget as a result of Initiative 695.

Where are your charity dollars going?

charity dollarsA recently-issued state report shows that, in many cases, less than half or even a third of the money you donate through a commercial fundraiser actually gets to the charity being represented.

'How to Get Involved'

citizen involvementCitizens who want to become more involved in their state government, but aren't sure how, can learn in time for the next legislative session.

Treemont meeting

Treemont meetingA public meeting will be held Tuesday, Nov. 30, at 7 p.m. at the Fall City Fire Station to review the Treemont Development before the next King County Hearing.

Obituary: Judy Wright Christenson

ObituaryMemorial services for Judy Christenson were held Nov. 27 at Tolt Congregational Church in Carnation.