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Joint Information Center Activated For May Day Events

Seattle (May 1, 2018) – The City of Seattle activated its Joint Information Center at 11 a.m. to support operations related to May Day events. Public information officers are available to answer media inquiries at (206) 233-5072.

How to Stay Safe and Warm During a Winter Power Outage

Here we go again… This weekend’s windy, snowy and yes, even stormy weather could cause short and long-term outages in our area. When outages occur, City Light’s response prioritizes life safety first, followed by emergency services and then by repairs which will bring the largest number of customers back into service. In the event of widespread outages, […]

Joint Information Center Deactivated for Seattle Women’s March

Seattle (Jan. 20, 2018) – The City of Seattle has deactivated its Joint Information Center at 3 p.m. in support of operations related to the Seattle Women’s March.

Joint Information Center Activated for Seattle Women’s March

Seattle (Jan. 20, 2018) – The City of Seattle activated its Joint Information Center at 9:30 a.m. to support operations related to the Seattle Women’s March. Public information officers are available to answer media inquiries at (206) 233-5072.

Traffic Detours on 1st Ave S between S Jackson St and Yesler Way Begin the Week of October 23

The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) advises travelers that crews will be locating utilities along 1st Ave S between S Jackson St and Yesler Way to prepare for upcoming utility work. This will require detours in small sections along northbound 1st Ave S and westbound S Jackson St. During weekdays from 7 am to 5 […]

Paving on 40th Ave NE near NE 70th St October 5th -6th

The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) advises travelers that crews will be repaving 40th Avenue NE between NE 70th and NE 72nd Streets starting Thursday, October 5 to Friday, October 6. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, beginning Thursday, October 5 to Friday, October 6, travelers can expect: 40th Ave NE will […]

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center has Deactivated for Torchlight Parade

SEATTLE (July 29, 2017) – The City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center deactivated this evening at 10:45 p.m. following Torchlight Parade festivities.

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center Activated for Torchlight Parade

SEATTLE (July 29, 2017) – The City of Seattle activated its Joint Information Center at 6 p.m. to support Torchlight Parade festivities.

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center has Deactivated for Seattle Pride Parade

SEATTLE (June 25, 2017) – The City of Seattle has deactivated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center at 4 p.m. in support of operations surrounding the Pride Parade in Seattle.

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center Activated for Seattle Pride Parade

SEATTLE (June 25, 2017) – The City of Seattle activated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center at 10:30 a.m. to support operations surrounding the Pride Parade in Seattle. Public information officers are available to answer media inquiries at (206) 233-5072.

Seattle Joint Information Center deactivated

SEATTLE (May 1, 2017) – The City of Seattle deactivated its Joint Information Center this evening at 9:30 p.m., following support of May Day response operations. The Seattle Police Operations Center will continue to monitor activities throughout the City.

Seattle Joint Information Center Activated

SEATTLE (May 1, 2017) – The City of Seattle activated its Joint Information Center at 1 p.m. to support operations regarding May Day activities that are expected in the Seattle area. Public information officers are available to answer media inquiries at (206) 233-5072.

Prepare for Possible Wind-Related Outages

With the National Weather Service forecast calling for the possibility of high winds Friday, Seattle City Light is starting its preparations for the possibility of power outages and encouraging customers to do the same.

City of Seattle services experiencing major fiber line outage

SEATTLE (March 8, 2017) – The City of Seattle activated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center at 10:30 a.m. to support operations around a major fiber line outage in downtown Seattle. The City has isolated the issue and started repairs. Several City facilities are affected by this outage,… [ Keep reading ]

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center Deactivated for Overturned Tanker Incident

SEATTLE (February 27, 2017) – The City of Seattle deactivated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center at 7:05p.m. supporting operations surrounding the Overturned Tanker Incident on I-5 in Seattle.

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center Activated for Overturned Tanker Incident

SEATTLE (February 27, 2017) – The City of Seattle activated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center at 11:20 a.m. to support operations surrounding the Overturned Tanker Incident on I-5 in Seattle.

News Release: Limited garbage pickup resumes today

Residential customers on a revised schedule this week. No residential pickup south of I-90 today. February 7, 2017—Commercial garbage, recycling or food/yard waste pickup resumed today across Seattle. Collections for residential customers partially resumed today on a revised schedule based on the solid waste contractors’ assessment of neighborhood road conditions: Monday residential customers, north of […]

News Release: Residential Solid Waste Pickup on Revised Schedule

February 8, 2017—Residential solid waste collections are on a revised schedule this week, due to weather events. Most Monday customers’ garbage, recycling, and food/yard waste was collected yesterday (Tuesday, Feb. 7). Monday customers in West Seattle: Due to higher snowfall amounts and continued icy conditions, residential garbage, recycling or food/yard waste pickup… [ Keep reading ]

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center has Deactivated for Snow Event

SEATTLE (February 7, 2017) – The City of Seattle has deactivated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center at 8 a.m. in support of operations surrounding the Winter snow and cold weather event in Seattle.

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center Activated for Snow and Cold Weather Event

SEATTLE (February 7, 2017) – The City of Seattle activated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center at 5 a.m. to support operations surrounding the Winter snow and cold weather event in Seattle. Public information officers are available to answer media inquiries at (206) 233-5072.

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center deactivated

SEATTLE (February 6, 2017) – The City of Seattle deactivated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center today at 6:10 p.m. The Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center will activate tomorrow morning, Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 5 a.m. to monitor the morning commute and support operations surrounding the… [ Keep reading ]

City opens emergency overnight, warming shelters

Southwest Community Center in Roxhill will open from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. SEATTLE (Feb. 6, 2017) – The City of Seattle’s Human Services Department has coordinated emergency shelter beds to keep additional people from sleeping outside tonight. Additional beds were added to the shelter system already in place, as Seattle… [ Keep reading ]

News Release: No Seattle Garbage Pickup Today

  February 6, 2017— Due to icy road conditions, there will be no residential or commercial garbage, recycling or food/yard waste pickup in Seattle today—Monday. Contractors will attempt to serve priority commercial locations this afternoon. Weather and road conditions permitting, garbage, recycling, and food/yard waste service will resume Tuesday, on… [ Keep reading ]

News Release: No Seattle Garbage Pickup Today

February 6, 2017— Due to icy road conditions, there will be no residential or commercial garbage, recycling or food/yard waste pickup in Seattle today—Monday. Contractors will attempt to serve priority commercial locations this afternoon. Weather and road conditions permitting, garbage, recycling, and food/yard waste service will resume Tuesday, on a revised schedule — with […]

Winter Weather Response Map

During major winter storms, plan your trip by seeing where the snow plows have been and viewing traffic cameras. Know the routes on the Winter Weather snow and ice route map! SDOT commits to clearing snow from identified routes throughout the city within 12 hours of a significant lull in the… [ Keep reading ]

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center Activated for Snow Event

SEATTLE (February 6, 2017) – The City of Seattle activated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center at 5 a.m. to support operations surrounding the Snow event in Seattle. Public information officers are available to answer media inquiries at (206) 233-5072.

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center Deactivated for Womxn’s March Event

CITY OF SEATTLE EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER SEATTLE (January 21, 2017) – The City of Seattle deactivated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center at 4 p.m. to support operations surrounding the Womxn’s March in Seattle.

City of Seattle Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center Activated for Womxn’s March Event

CITY OF SEATTLE EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER SEATTLE (January 21, 2017) – The City of Seattle activated its Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center at 10 a.m. to support operations surrounding the Womxn’s March in Seattle. Public information officers are available to answer media inquiries at (206) 233-5072.

City of Seattle is Deactivating the Emergency Operations Center Coordination of Inauguration Day Events

SEATTLE (January 20, 2017) – The City of Seattle is deactivating the Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center coordination of city operations surrounding Inauguration Day events in Seattle at 10:30pm.

City activating to monitor Inauguration Day events

SEATTLE (January 20, 2017) – The City of Seattle today activated the Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center to coordinate city operations surrounding several Inauguration Day events happening around Seattle. Expect large crowds and delays around the following: Inauguration Day Student Walkout Rally: Seattle Central College Plaza, 12… [ Keep reading ]