Town halls set for Saturday

The King County Council will present a pair of town halls on Oct. 8 to focus on property values and King County’s budget.

The events will take place from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Mercer Island Community and Event Center and from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Kirkland Justice Center.

Speakers will be Claudia Balducci (councilmember, District 6), John Arthur Wilson (county assessor) and Dwight Dively (county budget director).

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