Mayor Ed Murray announced the full list of participants in the Unsanctioned Encampments Cleanup Protocols Task Force today, as well as the schedule of meetings beginning tonight, August 31, 2016, at 6pm in the Bertha Knight Landes room at City Hall. [...]
Mayor Ed Murray released the following statement on the passing of Justice Charles Smith: “Seattle lost another icon this past weekend. Justice Smith blazed the trail as the first African American Supreme Court justice in our state’s history, [...]
Mayor Ed Murray released the following statement after the passing of long-time Seattle community leader “Uncle” Bob Santos: “Michael and I were heartbroken to hear of today’s passing of “Uncle” Bob Santos, one of [...]
This week, Mayor Ed Murray wrote an article for Seattle Met’s Publicola addressing the state of emergency (SOE) on homelessness, the City’s efforts to find innovative solutions that connect people with services and housing and the [...]

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