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Mayor Ed Murray issued the following statement after the State Senate narrowly voted 24-25 to reject Senate Bill 6443, which was aimed at rolling back protections for transgender people:
Today Mayor Ed Murray announced that Lake City is the first neighborhood in Seattle to benefit from a new integrated planning effort coordinated by Seattle’s new Office of Planning and Community Development.
Today the City of Seattle’s Center City Connector Streetcar Project was recommended for a $75 million grant in President Obama’s 2017 Budget. The project would link the existing South Lake Union and First Hill Streetcar lines, creating a system that [...]
At the direction of Mayor Ed Murray, the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) and the Office of Economic Development (OED) announced today project improvements and community financial assistance to support businesses impacted by the 23rd [...]
Continuing a 35-year history of public investment in affordable housing, today Mayor Ed Murray announced his proposal to replace and expand the expiring Seattle Housing Levy with a new 7-year ballot measure that would invest $290 million to preserve [...]
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray issued the following statement after the Seattle Police Department announced that it had arrested three suspects in connection with the shooting that killed two and wounded three under Interstate 5 last week:

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