KCDOT apologizes to Preston residents, partners with community to honor flag memorial wall

King County Department of Transportation leaders met with residents today at the Preston Community Center to work out a way to honor a roadside memorial the community created on county right-of-way.  The memorial consisted mostly of U.S. flags and banners mounted on a wall along Preston-Fall City Road SE. After a complaint, the county’s transportation department…

Gearing up for Snow and Ice

As part of the County’s routine scheduled equipment replacement plan, Roads has received important replacement attachments for snow and ice management this fall. The new attachments include 11 sanders, seven sanders with prewetters and 16 plows. These attachments will replace older ones – some that date back to the 1980s. During a snow and ice event, plows…