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Facts on Ebola

While a large Ebola outbreak continues in West Africa and a handful of cases have been reported in the U.S., the risk of an outbreak in the United States continues to be very small. The City of Seattle is monitoring the situation and will work closely with Public Health - Seattle & King County to alert the public if the situation changes. More information can be found on the Public Health website and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) website.

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11/20/2014
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Mayor announces symposium on medical marijuana, law enforcement
The symposium will be held in the Bertha Knight Landes Room at City Hall on November 20, 5:00-7:45 pm. The public are encouraged to attend and ask questions of the panelists. Those unable to attend may submit questions through the Mayor's website.
City Light to share Denny Substation's updated design and proposed public benefits at public open house
Seattle City Light will host an open house to share progress and gather public comments on the design of its Denny Substation Project, on November 20, 5:00-7:00 pm, at Cascade People's Center, 309 Pontius Ave N.
Prevent flooding in your neighborhood, adopt a drain
Don't let fall rainstorms flood your street. Help clear your local storm drain of leaves and other debris by adopting your local storm drain.
Call for films for the 12th annual Langston Hughes African American Film Festival
The Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute is seeking submissions for the annual Langston Hughes African American Film Festival in April, which is celebrating its 12th year. The submission deadline is February 5.
Food gardens in the fall
Now that it's getting cooler, the time is right to switch to winter crops or get your garden tucked in for the winter so it's ready to grow again next spring.
Affordable Care Act enrollment help
The Seattle Public Library and Public Health - Seattle & King County are collaborating to help people determine their eligibility for the programs offered under the Affordable Care Act.