We recycle 350,000 Tons of Residential and Commercial Yard and Food Waste Every Year


El Gaucho: Nurturing Community One Meal at a Time

Matt Brandsey, executive chef at El Gaucho in Seattle for seven years, can be found in the kitchen at this iconic Seattle restaurant or serving meals of comfort food to Seattle’s hurting and homeless.


Emily Mozzone, International Compost Awareness Week poster design contest winner

Emily Mozzone, senior at Tahoma High School in King County, won the 2015 International Compost Awareness Week poster design contest.  The contest, hosted by the U.S. Composting Council, drew more than 200 submissions inspired by this year’s theme; “Be Loyal to Your Soil – Compost!”


May Garden Care

Sometimes it’s difficult to know when and where to plant what, and how to care for your garden.  We’ve asked the experts and come up with the following tips & tricks.

Cedar Grove in the Community


Family Green Fest
10 am - 2 pm
Federal Way Community Center


10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Magnuson Park


10am - 3pm

Public Works Operations Center
21233 20th Avenue SE
Bothell, WA 98021


McLendon Hardware Vendor Expo
10am - 4pm

McLendon Hardware Renton
440 Rainier Avenue South
Renton, WA 98057


Healthy Communities Challenge Day
Saturday, June 6 – 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Allen Creek Elementary School