The King County Flood Warning Center opened at 11:45 a.m. on Wednesday, March 5 as persistent rainfall brought the Snoqualmie and Tolt rivers up to a Phase II flood alert level. Only minor flooding is expected on both rivers.
Starting this summer, the King County Road Services Division is planning to make several safety improvements to a section of Southeast Covington-Sawyer Road, which connects the Lake Sawyer community with Highway 18 near Covington and Kent. A project open house is planned 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, at the Grass Lake Elementary School Library, 28700 191st Plac […]
Closed - Mudslide. Recent mudslides have temporarily closed West Valley Highway about a quarter-mile south of Ellingson Road. The road will remain closed until further notice while King County engineers evaluate the road and nearby soil conditions and identify next steps. Drivers can follow marked detours in the area.
Closed - Mudslide. Crews have temporarily closed 58th Pl. S., also known as Algona Hill Road, due to a mudslide. Detours are posted for drivers until further notice. King County engineers are evaluating the roadway and will identify next steps.