City of Renton

About City of Renton

Renton is the center of opportunity where families and businesses thrive. The City has created an environment that supports business development while enhancing its quality of life. Community leaders nurture entrepreneurial sprit and foster successful partnerships. Bold economic development plans have diversified the City's employment base and strategically positioned Renton for the future.

Renton is the fourth largest city in King County and the eight largest in Washington. On the south shore of Lake Washington, Renton's central location is at the heart of the vibrant Puget Sound region. Served by Interstate 405 and four state highways, access to Renton from other Greater Seattle communities is quick and easy. The City is well-served by mass transit, making commuting to and from work simple and convenient for employees. This allows employers to draw from a large talent pool and provides direct transportation connections for goods and services. .


Lifeguard/ Swim Instructor at local Aquatic Center

May 2015 Renton, WA
“I love the sacredness of saving lives. I've had parents thank me and children gain trust in me. Also, working their for four years has helped me gain a sense of belonging to the community. ”
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