b"INSIDE THIS ISSUECITY HALL 400 SW 152nd St., Suite 300 3 CITY HALL Burien, WA 98166Message from the City ManagerCity Hall Directory CITY HALL MAIN LINECouncil Message(206) 241-4647Business Licensing6 CITY NEWS Burien Magazine is published by Philips Publishing Group for the City of BurienConnect, Engage, InfluencePUBLISHER EXECUTIVE EDITOR How to Participate in Your Local Government Peter Philips: (206) 284-8285Emily Inlow-Hood: (206) 439-3167 Advisory Boards Help Plan the Future peter@philipspublishing.com emilyi@burienwa.govof Our Community ADVERTISING SALESDESIGN/PRODUCTION Welcome New Councilmembers Greg Borland: (206) 979-6928Colleen Rhaygreg@philipspublishing.com ACCOUNTING 12COMMUNITY Crystal AlanizEdgar Lopez-Baez Brings Culture and Family Together at Burien Community Center 4257 24th Avenue W, Seattle, WA, 98199 Animal Shelter Relies on the Dedication 206-284-8285 | philipspublishing.comof VolunteersBuilding Powerful Partnerships BetweenParents and SchoolsCensus Day is April 1 EDITORS NOTE16ENVIRONMENTClean SweepBY THE TIME YOU ARE CommuniTrees Boost Burien's Urban Forest READING THIS ISSUE of New Law Requiring Composablele Food ServicewareBurien Magazine, state of Products Reduces Waste and Protects the EnvironmentWashington voters will be 18 PARKS, ARTS & CULTURE getting ready to vote in the Seven Nonprofits Provide Vital Services presidential primaries. While for Burien Community engaging with national issues New Event Offers Exclusive Peek Inside such as presidential elections is the Studios of Burien Artists important, its just as vital that individuals also engage withBURIEN RECREATION GUIDE their local communities. 19 RESOURCE GUIDE In this issue, we offer a guide for how to engage with 21 PUBLIC SAFETY your city government, your Public Safety is a Team Effort public schools, and your police Save a Life: Learn CPR!and fire departments. We Neighborhood Block Watch Strengthens Communityalso highlight the stories of and Fights Crime volunteers who are instrumental to the success of some of our most popular events, how to help our local animal shelter take 24 Espaol care of the animals in their charge, and how ordinary individuals who are trained in CPR and AED are a critical part of our 30 Ting Vit emergency medical response system. This is your community and the involvement of people like you are what contributes to Buriens quality of life. If you would like to learn more about how to get involved, reach out to me at Cover Picture communications@burienwa.gov. The Burien Farmers Marketopens May 7.Emily Inlow-HoodCommunications Officer & PHOTO CREDIT:ELSTON HILL/CITY OF BURIEN Burien Magazine Executive Editor2 |BURIEN MAGAZINE"