Seattle City Council

Seattle City Council

Mayor Jenny A. Durkan/Facebook
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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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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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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 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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Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal and Congresswoman Maxine Waters at FareStart Restaurant in Seattle Sept. 19
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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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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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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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Sawant has long been a vocal opponent of Murray maintaining his seat for the duration of his last year in office. ...
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Seattle City Council unanimously approved legislation creating a city income tax on high-income households to move Seattle toward a fairer, more progressive tax system. ...
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Jenny Durkan's campaign held a Wonder Woman screening in Seattle/Facebook
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Durkan revealed to us her plans for Pride (hint: they include Bette Midler and Barbra Streisand), transgender rights and her plans to help small business owners - if she secures a spot on the August ballot. ...
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