City of Federal Way under fire in class action lawsuit for 'illegal' school zone | Federal Way Mirror

The school zone speed enforcement cameras for Saghalie Middle School are located on 21st Avenue Southwest. File photo One company, two Tacoma residents and a Federal Way resident are suing the city of Federal Way in a class-action lawsuit for ticketing drivers in a school zone they say is illegal for a span of seven years.


New Seattle schools start times shifting traffic patterns

Updated: SEATTLE - It's the first day of school for nearly 50,000 students in Seattle, but high school students will be sleeping in a little this year because of changed school start times. The time changes are going to affect drivers, too. Drive patterns around schools are going to shift starting Wednesday morning.


Federal Way police hire three new officers | Federal Way Mirror

The city of Federal Way has hired two new police officers and plans to add a third by Aug. 16, bringing the total count to 127 of the city's 131 budgeted officer positions. After Federal Way's unprecedented three murders in 48 hours in May, many community members criticized the Federal Way Police Department for not operating at full staff capacity.