Today, Mayor Edward Murray and the Seattle City Council announced their appointees to the City’s new Community Involvement Commission (CIC). Created by Executive Order 2016-06  issued by Mayor Murray last year, the 16-member commission will advise [...]


Last week, Mayor Ed Murray signed legislation to authorize $300,000 to support the launch of the Our Best initiative . Our Best is the City of Seattle’s first ever initiative specifically focused on improving life outcomes for young Black men and [...]


Mayor Ed Murray issued the following statement regarding U.S. District Judge Richard Jones’ ruling blocking a recent DOJ order instructing Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (NWIRP) to “cease and desist” from assisting unrepresented immigrants in [...]


The City of Seattle announced several events Monday as part of the 2017 Affordable Housing Week celebration across King County. The events, from online engagements to open houses, are in partnership with the Housing Development Consortium of [...]

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