5 things you need to know about the Working Washington 5 grants

Is my business eligible for a Working Washington 5 grant? What is a UEI and why do I need one to receive a grant? How much are the grant awards? Find out answers to these questions and more on our website.

Listen to the replay of our Working Washington 5 webinar with representatives from the Department of Commerce.

Enforcement of new food rules begins next month

Local health inspectors have been focused on education, rather than enforcement, since changes to the state food code went into effect on March 1. This “educational period” comes to an end on Aug. 31, so be sure to check out our Quick Bites toolkit, which has all the information you need to make sure you’re in compliance with the new food rules.

Cybersecurity threats are on the rise: Here’s why you should care

A robust cybersecurity plan is a must-have for every business. Join us at 10 a.m. on Aug. 24 for an overview of the latest cybersecurity issues you need to be aware of and learn what you can do to protect your business.

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Local News

King County distributing free disinfecting wipes and sanitizers

Representatives from King County will be distributing complimentary disinfecting wipes and hand sanitizer to county restaurant and foodservice workers from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Aug. 16 at 919 SW Grady Way, Renton. One representative per restaurant may pick up disinfecting wipes and hand sanitizer for all restaurant employees. RSVP for this free event here.

SHA golf tournament is back!

Sign up today for the 25th Annual Seattle Hotel Association Golf Tournament on Sept. 29 at the Golf Club at Redmond Ridge. The tournament includes a round of golf with power carts, meals, beverage tickets and prizes.

Committee approves police recruitment bill

The Public Safety and Human Services Committee approved CB120389 this week by a vote of 4-1. This allows for the creation of additional positions in the police department for recruitment and hiring incentives for recruits. The bill will go to the full council for a vote on Tuesday.

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NFL Sunday Ticket: Up to 30% off

Sign up to receive up to 30% in savings on your DirecTV package, plus 23% off the NFL Sunday Ticket. If you already have a national agreement with DirecTV, you can still get the NFL Sunday Ticket savings.

Start your fall business insurance renewals now

Underwriters are slammed, leading to delays in quoting. We recommend starting the quoting process 45 days before your renewal date.

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