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Articles from the August 2, 2012 edition

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 By Psrc News Release    News    August 2, 2012

Community Transit and Snohomish County Win VISION 2040 Award for Curb the Congestion

SEATTLE - Community Transit and Snohomish Countyhave won a 2012 VISION 2040 Award from the Puget Sound Regional Council for the Curb the Congestion Program. The awards recognize innovative projects and programs that help ensure a sustainable future a...

 News    August 2, 2012

SR 9/ SR 92 intersection closed Aug. 10-12

Guy F. Atkinson Construction crews working for WSDOT will close the SR 9/SR 92 intersection from 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, to 7:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, to pave, install guardrail, stripe and turn on...

 By Washington News Service    News    August 2, 2012

Report: Fewer Coal Trains, More NW Salmon?

VANCOUVER, Wash. - Coal trains that roll through the Columbia Gorge could be the next big threat to endangered salmon and steelhead, according to one finding in a new report from the National Wildlife Federation (NWF). Only one biological assessment...

 By Staff    News    August 2, 2012

PUD to Test Energy Efficiency Motivators in Retail Setting

Everett, WA – Snohomish County Public Utility District (PUD) is preparing to test an innovative approach to energy efficiency in the fast-paced retail sector. The pilot project and competition will be hosted by 10 Starbucks Coffee Company...

 By Snohomish County Public Works    News    August 2, 2012

nohomish County Public Works will be making repairs to Little Pilchuck Creek Bridge #453

During the day today, Snohomish County Public Works will be making repairs to Little Pilchuck Creek Bridge #453 just west of SR92 in the Granite Falls area. Single lane closures will be in effect. We apologize for the short notice...

 News    August 2, 2012

Dorn Thanks Sonntag for Sex Offender Audit

OLYMPIA (July 31, 2012)—State Superintendent Randy Dorn today thanked Auditor Brian Sonntag for his audit regarding protecting children from sex offenders. The audit led Dorn to correct a long-standing error in how OSPI staff were implementing...

 By Staff    News    August 2, 2012

Domestic Violence, Weathering the Storm

Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County (DVS) will be hosting its 7th Annual Hope Within Luncheon Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at the Comcast Arena in Everett. DVS is proud to announce Karen Bryant, CEO of the Seattle Storm will be keynote...

 News    August 2, 2012


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