Seattle Weekly
King County Council Passes Sexual Harassment Reform Policy

In the wake of the #MeToo movement, the King County Council unanimously passed an ordinance on Monday, June 25 that requires the county government overhaul its sexual harassment policies. Now comes the hard part—actually achieving structural change in a county bureaucracy consisting of over 14,000 employees. … Read More
Balducci selected to County Council leadership position in 2019

Metropolitan King County Councilmember Claudia Balducci will serve as the County Council’s Vice Chair of Policy Development and Review after today’s unanimous vote by the Council. Balducci will also chair the County Council’s Budget and Fiscal Management and Regional Transit Committees. She represents King County Council District 6, which encompasses all or part of the cities of Bellevue, Bothell, Clyde Hill, Hunts Point, Kirkland, Medina, Mercer Island, Redmond, Woodinville and Yarrow Point, the Town of Beaux Arts and the Sammamish Valley. … Read More

Bellevue Reporter
KidsQuest receives $733,000 from King County Council

The Bellevue nonprofit KidsQuest Children’s Museum has been awarded $733,000 in a donation from the King County Council through the Building for Culture program. On Tuesday, Sept. 25, King County Council members Claudia Balducci and Reagan Dunn presented KidsQuest president and CEO Putter Burt with a check. … Read More