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4/20/2014 - Vehicle Arson in North Seattle, Suspect in Custody
A man who deliberately set a pickup truck on fire in North Seattle late last night is in custody. On April 19th at approximately 10:52 p.m. officers responded to reports of an arson to a vehicle in th

Public Hearing on Seattle's Police Accountability System
The Seattle City Council and the Office of Professional Accountability Review Board will host a public hearing on the effectiveness of the City's police accountability system on April 22, at 5:30 p.m. in Seattle City Hall Council Chambers.
Seattle City Council Districts
In 2015, voters will elect seven out of the nine City Council members by district. The remaining two positions will be elected "at-large" (city-wide) in positions 8 and 9. Find out which district you live in by using the 2015 Council District Interactive Map.
Seattle Animal Shelter presents Cool City Pets
Come on down to the shelter on April 19, 1-3 p.m., for Cool City Pets, an adoption event highlighting small animals looking for their forever homes.
Seattle Parks accepting applications for teen summer programs
Seattle Parks and Recreation is accepting applications for its 2014 youth summer programs such as Summer of Service, Student Teen Employment Preparation and Youth Engaged in Service.
SPD Chief Search
The City of Seattle is conducting a national search to find an experienced, well-respected, and accountable executive to effectively lead the Seattle Police Department (SPD).
Nominations open for 2014 Mayor's Arts Awards
The awards recognize the accomplishments of artists, arts and cultural organizations and community members committed to enriching their communities through the arts. Nomination deadline is May 15.
SDOT Director Search
Mayor Ed Murray announces the SDOT Director search public input process, timeline, and advisory teams. The Mayor's Office invites the community to comment on desired qualities for the Transportation Director.
Community Climate Projects
Have a great idea to catalyze climate action in your community? The Seattle Office of Sustainability & Environment is now accepting applications for innovative community projects that engage residents in reducing climate impacts. Deadline is April 22. 
Seattle Cable Office Online Survey
In preparation for renegotiating the Comcast Franchise agreement, the City of Seattle is gathering information about public preferences and needs for television and Internet services provided by Comcast.