KCD helps build better communities through the following program areas.
In 2015, KCD launched a new Community Agriculture program across King County. KCD offers expertise and resources to schools, individuals, non-profits, and churches, and is helping expand access to healthy food and teaching important lessons on soil health, water quality, habitat, and natural resource stewardship in the urban landscape.
AmeriCorps is a national service program that places young adults into intensive service positions where they learn valuable work skills, earn money for education, and develop an appreciation for citizenship. KCD supports the AmeriCorps mission of serving local communities and training future leaders.
King County is offering a rebate of up to $300 for septic maintenance activities performed in the project focus areas of Northwest Vashon Island and Poverty Bay as a part of the Poverty Bay-Vashon Island Septic Maintenance Rebate Program.