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2/25/2015
Harold Scoggins nominated as Seattle Fire Chief
Today, Mayor Murray nominated Harold Scoggins as the next Chief of the Seattle Fire Department.
2/23/2015
Mayor Ed Murray issued the following statement upon the passage of an extension of the Multifamily Tax Exemption for developers of small apartments proposed by the Mayor’s Office: “The council’s approval of changes to the Multifamily Tax Exemption program represents a smart improvement to a tool that helps private developers include below-market rate apartments in […]
2/23/2015
Murray, Godden announce Paid Parental Leave program for City of Seattle employees
Today, Mayor Murray and Councilmember Jean Godden announced a new paid parental leave benefit for City of Seattle employees. Murray and Godden will introduce legislation that will provide employees access to four weeks per year of paid parental leave for the birth, adoption or foster placement of a minor child or children.
2/19/2015
Mayor Murray is seeking board members for the Seattle Fire Code Advisory Board to represent major institutions, manufacturing/warehousing, or the services industry.
2/18/2015
Mayor Murray nominates Catherine Lester as Director of HSD
Mayor Murray today nominated Catherine Lester as Director of the Seattle Human Services Department. Lester, who has a long career working in human and social services is currently HSD’s Deputy Director, and will take over for John Okamoto, who Mayor Murray appointed as acting director in 2014.
2/18/2015
Neighbors invited to University District ‘Find It, Fix It’ Community Walk
Mayor Murray’s ‘Find It, Fix It’ Community Walks, focused on Seattle crime hotspots, are starting again in 2015. This first walk of the year will be held in Seattle’s University District on Saturday, Feb. 21 beginning at 11 a.m.
 

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