City of Burien Announces Dates of Next 3 Annexation Informational Sessions
The City of Burien has announced the dates and locations of its final three Annexation Informational Sessions, where city officials explain and promote why they believe annexation of the remainder of White Center/North Highline would be a good thing.
The proposed annexation area includes the unincorporated remainder of North Highline, which includes White Center, Top Hat, Beverly Park, Glendale, and portions of Boulevard Park, Riverton Heights and Shorewood.
Burien annexed the southern section of North Highline in 2010.
Annexation will be on the ballot Nov. 6, and only residents of the proposed annexation area will be able to vote.
The remaining informational sessions are scheduled to take place on the following Thursdays:
- August 23: White Center Food Bank, 10829 8th Ave SW, 6 p.m.
- September 13: Beverly Park Elementary School, cafeteria, 1201 S. 104th Street, 6 p.m.
- October 18: Cascade Middle School, cafeteria, 11212 10th Ave SW, 6 p.m.
The city will also have an annexation-information booth on Saturday, July 21 at the Jubilee Days Street Fair in White Center. Staff will be there from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. to answer questions and pass out informational brochures including copies in Spanish, Vietnamese, Cambodian and Somali.
Also, the city has created an interactive map that can show you if you live in annexation area: click here to see it.