Mayor Burgess calls for renewal of Seattle Preschool Levy following successful evaluation

SEATTLE (November 21, 2017) – Today, the City of Seattle released an evaluation of the Seattle Preschool Program’s second year. (Cover letter from Mayor Burgess here and evaluation overview here.)

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Mayor Burgess announces plan to restructure Seattle Police Department off-duty employment

SEATTLE (November 21, 2017) – Mayor Tim Burgess today announced a plan to restructure the way Seattle Police Department (SPD) handles off-duty employment for its

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Mayor Burgess’ statement on Council’s adoption of City budget

SEATTLE (November 20, 2017) – Mayor Tim Burgess issued the following statement on the Seattle City Council’s passage of the new City budget: “When

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City Government, School District to plan together on future schools, Memorial Stadium, and Fort Lawton

SEATTLE (Nov. 20, 2017) – The City of Seattle and Seattle Public Schools today announced a historic new partnership to plan for a new Memorial Stadium

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Mayor Burgess proposes new parking options in Seattle’s densest neighborhoods

SEATTLE (November 15, 2017) – Mayor Tim Burgess delivered legislation to the City Council which would create new shared parking opportunities to address transportation and parking demand in

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Mayor Burgess issues statement on DOJ letter on sanctuary cities

SEATTLE (November 15, 2017) — Mayor Tim Burgess issued the following statement after receiving a letter from the U.S. Department of Justice:   “We received a

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