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Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing $1 Million From SPU

A former employee of Seattle Public Utilities has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $1 million from the utility.

09/27/2013

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Guide to Recycling Christmas Trees in Seattle

Ready to take down your Christmas tree? If it’s not a flocked tree, consider recycling it! It’s much better for the environment, and there are convenient ways for you to leave your tree for recycling pick up or take it to an area recycling company.

12/26/2012

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Ex-Seattle Utilities Employee Accused of $1M Theft

Police say a man who worked for Seattle Public Utilities siphoned more than $1 million in water main extension funds into his private bank account.

03/02/2012