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City Council to consider resolution opposing the siting of illegal substance injection facilities in Renton

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 14, 2017

City of Renton Contacts:

Preeti Shridhar, Deputy Public Affairs Administrator, 425-430-6569

RENTON, WA -- On Monday, August 14, the Renton City Council will consider a resolution opposing the location of illegal supervised injection facilities in and around the city limits.

Resolution 4317 would oppose the siting of illegal substance injection facilities within Renton City limits or within areas of incorporated King County associated with the potential annexation areas or urban growth areas of the City of Renton.

The Renton City Council meeting will be held on Monday, August 14, at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers on the 7th floor of Renton City Hall. The meeting is open to the public.

 


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The City of Renton, Washington is located on the southeast shore of Lake Washington with a population of 102,700. Renton's strong economic base, diverse marketplace and favorable business climate have attracted the attention of nationally recognized companies that are looking to provide employees and their families with an outstanding quality of life. It is the home of Boeing, IKEA, the Seattle Seahawks, and the eternal resting place of Jimi Hendrix. More information can be found at rentonwa.gov.