How do you compost your food scraps? Post a photo on our Facebook page or Tweet with the hashtag #RecycleMore and you could win a 25-pack of BioBag compostable bags! One winner will be picked each day in September. Bartell Drugs, Biobag, King County and the City of Seattle want to help make composting easy with kitchen food scrap […]
Posted: September 2nd, 2014 under At Your Service.
Seattle garbage, food and yard waste and recycling collections will be on normal schedule for Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 1. Seattle Public Utilities customers should place their containers out for collection by 7 a.m. to ensure collection. Customers can report a missed garbage, yard waste or recycling collection after 6 p.m. on the day it […]
Posted: August 28th, 2014 under At Your Service.
Do you know that you can get 50 percent off your Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) bill through the Utility Discount Program? Income-qualified homeowners and renters are eligible. For example, if you’re a family of four making less than $4,905 per month you may qualify. Residents who don’t pay an SPU bill may qualify to get […]
Posted: August 26th, 2014 under At Your Service.
The City of Seattle reLeaf’s Trees for Neighborhoods program helps Seattle residents plant trees around their homes. Through Trees for Neighborhoods, participants receive free trees, free watering bags, training on proper tree planting and long-term care, and ongoing care reminders. If you have the space in your yard, consider planting one of this year’s evergreen species. […]
Posted: August 25th, 2014 under At Your Service.
Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) will be at the Duwamish River Festival this Saturday, August 23. What: Duwamish River Festival When: Saturday, August 23, noon to 4 pm Where: Duwamish Waterway Park, 7900 10th Avenue South in South Park Stop by the SPU booth and learn what we are doing to protect our local waters, including: […]
Posted: August 22nd, 2014 under At Your Service.
Attend a FREE Auto Leaks Workshop – a $125 value! Get your car inspected by a certified mechanic. Find out if you have any leaks and identify the source of the leaks. A leaky car isn’t reliable, and it’s harmful to the Puget Sound. Learn more at www.seattle.gov/FixMyCar. Choose from these dates at South Seattle […]
Posted: August 21st, 2014 under At Your Service.
Free Toilets (Income-qualified only) Seattle Public Utilities, in partnership with Minor Home Repair, is providing free toilets and installation for income-qualified homeowners. For example, a family of four earning less than $4,905 per month may qualify. Homes must be located in Seattle and have existing toilets installed before 2004. For more information, call 206-448-5751 or […]
Posted: August 20th, 2014 under At Your Service.
The City of Seattle’s reLeaf program is looking for volunteers for a tree care work party at Rainier Beach High School. Volunteers will be working to keep the trees healthy and picking up litter. Tools and refreshments will be provided. Dress for the weather and wear closed toe shoes. RSVP here. What: Rainier Beach High […]
Posted: August 19th, 2014 under At Your Service.
Posted: August 18th, 2014 under At Your Service.
Seattle Public Utilities’ YouTube site is a helpful source of information. Explore our growing library of videos at www.youtube.com/SeattleUtilities. Find helpful resources and learn more about what we do. Some of our most viewed videos, include: It’s a Straight Flush Discover what Seattle Public Utilities is all about. How to Fix a Leaky Outdoor Faucet […]
Posted: August 15th, 2014 under At Your Service.