Recap: Seattle’s recent moves on building electrification in a Green New Deal

By Kelsey Hamlin, Volunteer Outreach & Development Coordinator Two weeks ago, Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan released an Executive Order (EO) outlining the city’s next steps in implementing a Seattle Green New Deal (SGND). You can find our response to the news in our Jan. 8 press release. Of particular interest: Mayor Durkan committed all new cityContinue reading “Recap: Seattle’s recent moves on building electrification in a Green New Deal”

Seattle Mayor Walks on Eggshells During Press Conference for Philando Castile, Alton Sterling, and Dallas Police

“For the second day in a row, I’m speaking to you once again because our city and our nation is shaken,” said Mayor Ed Murray as he opened yesterday’s press conference. The mayor’s previous presser, held Thursday afternoon, addressed the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, two Black males fatally shot […] via Seattle MayorContinue reading “Seattle Mayor Walks on Eggshells During Press Conference for Philando Castile, Alton Sterling, and Dallas Police”