Mayor Jenny A. Durkan is seeking a new member to serve on the Ballard Avenue Landmark District Board. The opening is for either a Ballard historian or a person having a demonstrated interested in the Ballard community. The seven-member Ballard [...]


As Seattle faces a housing and affordability crisis, we need more housing options for working and middle-class families across the city. One important option are backyard cottages and in-law apartments (formally known as Accessory Dwelling Units, [...]


The City of Seattle is now accepting applications for the Seattle Youth Commission (SYC), a 15-member commission of ages 13-19 that addresses issues of importance to youth. Appointed by the Mayor and Seattle City Council, youth serving on this [...]


LaKecia Farmer is a recent addition to our Strategic Initiatives team where she focuses on outreach and engagement around various policies including transportation, land use, zoning, and public safety. Get to know a little bit about her below: [...]