Author: Scott Schaefer

Burien Council gets mercado site search report along with update on SCORE jail

By Jack Mayne Potential public market, or mercado, sites are being considered by the Burien City Council and some new site possibilities were given at their regular Monday (Aug. 5) meeting. Council heard Economic Development Director Chris Craig give several options for sites for location of a mercado in the city that have been shown […]

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Des Moines Street Crimes Unit assists in recent Sex Trafficking bust

From our sister site The Waterland Blog: Des Moines Police Department’s Street Crimes Detectives recently assisted the FBI and other jurisdictions in a sting operation, which involved conducting counter sex-trafficking operations in South King County to identify, recover sex trafficking victims, gather street-intelligence and arrest pimps who promote prostitution. Police say that there were six […]

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Affordable housing, SCORE jail & more on agenda for Mon. night Council meeting

On the agenda for Monday night’s regular Burien City Council meeting: affordable housing strategies, rental housing policy, SCORE jail, recognition of Burien Police Sgt. Chad Myers, SoundRegion Vision 2050, and more. The regular meeting will start at 7 p.m., with an Executive Session scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Download the full agenda packet here (PDF file). […]

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