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King County Fire District 20 is a local Government special purpose district that provides fire protection and emergency medical services to the general public of approximately 16,000 residents in a three (3) square mile area of south King County (southeast of Seattle) and is supported primarily through property taxes.  The District was incorporated in 1943 and operates under Chapter 52 RCW and other laws of the state of Washington applicable in the District. A Board of Fire Commissioners, composed of three elected registered voters residing in the District, manages the affairs of the District.  The Board of Fire Commissioners, members of the fire district, and community groups work together to determine the best, most effective and efficient ways to provide emergency and safety services to our community.

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