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Winning the Hearts and Minds of Our Communities

Winning the Hearts and Minds of Our Communities

After sustaining extensive and expensive damages to schools, hospitals, homes and emergency facilities from the M7.2 King County Fault earthquake, King County seizes the opportunity to create a healthier and…

Healthcare Landscape Changes for the Better

Healthcare Landscape Changes for the Better

Ten years after the earthquake the shook Seattle, the city has revolutionized its healthcare system. As a result of successful pre-event planning, healthcare access has expanded to neighborhoods and small…

The Road to Good Health

The Road to Good Health

Ten years after the earthquake shook western Washington, the region has overhauled its road and healthcare systems and community structure to create an innovative approach to streamline robust delivery of…

King County is King in Economic Growth

King County‚Äôs economy is the fastest growing in the United States. Proactive development policies have attracted tech jobs and major manufacturing companies in the decade since the Seattle Fault earthquake.…

“Whole Health” a Priority for King County

“Whole Health” a Priority for King County

In the years since the M7.2 Seattle Fault earthquake, King County has made significant progress in rebuilding the health of its community as a whole. The county suffered a large…

Shake, Rattle, BOOM! Economic Growth Peaks in Post-Quake Decade

Emerging from the rubble of the Seattle Fault earthquake came vast economic growth. As contractors and volunteers removed the remaining outdated and unstable structures, opportunity was seized to rebuild a…

Technology Improvements Support Healthcare Delivery

Technology Improvements Support Healthcare Delivery

Following the Earthquake of the Seattle fault ten years ago, road closures and infrastructure damage made it very difficult to provide even a basic standard of healthcare immediately after the…