Areas of Focus

Find information here on work that the City of Burien is doing to address key topics of interest affecting our city. These topics are often being addressed through a multidisciplinary effort and involve the multiple stakeholders, including:

  • Burien City Council makes policy after hearing community feedback and input from City of Burien staff.
  • City of Burien staff implement policies as directed by Council, suggest new policies for consideration, and facilitate community and partner agency engagement.
  • Partner government agencies deliver services, help implement City of Burien policies and work plans, contribute advice based on subject matter expertise, and occasionally provide funding for initiatives and programs.
  • Community members guide their elected government officials on policy and procedures through public comment and other community engagement efforts.

Are you interested in learning more about what the City of Burien is doing on an issue that matters to you? Contact communications@burienwa.gov.