In response to the global, COVID-19 pandemic and the impact of the pandemic on operating funds, Sound Transit has launched a realignment process to determine the extent to which the plans and timelines for voter-approved projects will need to be changed due to lower revenue projections, absent receiving additional alternative revenue. Continue reading.

Mayor Nancy Backus has extended the state of emergency for the city of Auburn through June 6th. As part of the emergency declaration, the City is enacting a curfew between the hours of 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. each evening, ending at 5 a.m. on the morning of Saturday, June 6.

The Business and Workers update is a weekly newsletter providing news and information to help businesses and workers navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. The information is compiled by the state Economic Resiliency Team (ERT), part of the Joint Information Center at Camp Murray.

FEMA Region 10 released a podcast episode -- titled "40th Anniversary of the Mount St. Helen's Eruption" on May 18th, 2020. Continue reading for link to podcast.

FEMA released a kit to help organizations plan for resuming operations during COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The kit includes a fact sheet, sample slides, and a facilitator guide with suggested discussion questions that can be tailored to meet the needs of your organization or agency.