6/21

Mayor Ed Murray sent legislation to Council this week aiming to increase racial equity in housing to ensure everyone has access to opportunity. Among other steps, Fair Chance Housing would prevent landlords from screening applicants based on [...]

6/20

Today, Mayor Ed Murray marked the 3-year anniversary of Seattle’s historic $15 per hour minimum wage ordinance by visiting local small businesses across the city. Since the passage of the minimum wage ordinance, Seattle’s economy continues to grow [...]

6/20

Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Liberty Bank Groundbreaking June 19, 2017 Today was supposed to be a day of celebration for Seattle’s African American community. On Juneteenth, we were scheduled to be here in the heart of Seattle’s historic Black [...]

6/20

Today, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and King County Executive Dow Constantine, along with the King County and Seattle City Councils, announced a joint request for proposals (RFP) to provide legal services, guidance and referrals to legal services for [...]

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