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January 19, 2023

View the full calendar of permitted events on campus.

Friday, Jan. 20 - ABATE of Washington event: One section of the north parking diagonal…
October 31, 2022

Estuary restoration best achieves project goals compared to the other alternatives considered, has the broadest stakeholder support, and provides…

October 26, 2022

The agency’s Buildings and Grounds (B&G) Division received the Olmsted Honor Award from the Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) at…

Success stories

The Washington National Guard used DES' contracting and project management services to get a 39,000-square-foot readiness center constructed for national guardsmen training.
In need of a generator to power large-scale water filtration projects, JJH Earthworks turned to DES and the federal surplus program available to veterans who own small businesses.
Two dozen sculptures that once graced Never Never Land at Point Defiance Park were rescued from storage and delivered to their biggest fans.

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