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Seattle Center Arena will sit on ‘Seattle Storm Way’ thanks to WNBA champs & Mayor Durkan

WNBA / Seattle Storm
Local Sports
Mayor Jenny A. Durkan has transmitted legislation to designate the main pathway next to new Seattle Center Arena as “Seattle Storm Way.” ...
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Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan Signs Safe Storage Legislation

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Politics Local
Seattle Mayor Jenny A. Durkan was joined by Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes, Councilmember M. Lorena González, and Seattle Police Chief Carmen Best as she signed her legislation ...
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Seattle AIDS Memorial to Celebrate Groundbreaking June 19

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The AMP: AIDS Memorial Pathway, as part of the Seattle Capitol Hill Station Development, a transit-oriented, mixed-income and mixed-use development project, will break ground June 19, 2018. ...
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Seattle Mayor Begins ‘Extensive’ Citywide Review of Harassment and Discrimination Policies

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Politics Local
In a letter to City employees, Mayor Jenny A. Durkan announced that she is launching an extensive review of the City of Seattle’s harassment and discrimination policies. ...
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Seattle City Council Approves Unprecedented Agreement to Redevelop KeyArena

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KeyArena was last renovated over 20 years ago, and a 2015 evaluation concluded that for the City to attract a sports franchise, the arena would need to be modernized. ...
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Durkan Names Small Business Advisory Council Including Tutta Bella, Elliott Bay Book Company

Photo: Elliott Bay Book Company
Politics Local
Across Washington state, small businesses account for more than half of all jobs in Washington state. Collectively, small businesses employ nearly 200,000 people in Seattle. ...
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Jenny Durkan Becomes First Lesbian Mayor of Seattle, Only Second Woman to Ever Take the Post

Politics Local
Jenny Durkan wins Seattle's mayoral race to become only the second woman in the city to take the post. Bertha Knight Landes won nearly 92 years ago to become the first. ...
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Pramila Jayapal, Maxine Waters Unite Community at Re-Election Kick-Off

Politics Local
Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (D-WA 7th District) was joined at FareStart Restaurant on Tuesday, September 19 by Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA 43rd District). ...
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City of Seattle Candidates to Answer Community Questions at South Seattle Forum

Lorena González
Politics Local
Our Seattle: Meet the Candidates will be held at Rainier Arts Center on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 4:00 -6:00 p.m. All 2017 City of Seattle candidates participating in the General Election are confirmed to attend. ...
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City Council President Harrell Proposes Process to Fill Vacancy

Seattle City Council
Politics Local
Council President Bruce Harrell (District 2, South Seattle) announced a proposed process to fill the vacancy in Council Position 8 last week caused by Tim Burgess being sworn-in as the Mayor of Seattle. ...
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