Twitter | Search | |
Mayor Jenny Durkan
Jenny A. Durkan is the 56th Mayor of Seattle. Follows, comments, likes are subject to public disclosure (RCW 42.56).
2,506
Tweets
48
Following
17,942
Followers
Tweets
Mayor Jenny Durkan 8h
Climate change is one of the most urgent challenges facing our state and country. So proud to continue working with to make sure we take bold action to confront our climate crisis.
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan 13h
Today, I transmitted legislation to create 91 new affordable rental homes in Seattle's uptown neighborhood. This investment creates a true community resource where our most vulnerable residents can create a better future for themselves & their loved ones.
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan 14h
This effort will expand the practice of family detention and ensure parents and children remain in inhumane and dangerous facilities for longer periods of time. We must and will fight the president’s anti-immigrant and anti-family agenda. Learn more:
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan Aug 20
Dr. Rivara's research at has helped shape policy in Seattle and across the country. His work has been critical in showing that commonsense gun reforms like Seattle's safe storage law can help save lives.
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
Seattle Parks Aug 19
Wondering how to spend the final days of summer break?! We've got you covered! Below are the top 3 FREE family-friendly activities to attend before school starts! 👇
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
SEA Mayor's Office Aug 20
MORNING READ: The Trump administration is rolling back the clock on access to safe and legal abortion, and it’s already having an impact. Read more about this administration’s work to strip people of their reproductive freedoms in :
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
SEA Mayor's Office Aug 19
ICYMI: There's still time to enroll your kids in ! Thanks to the generosity of Seattle voters who passed the FEPP Levy, the Seattle preschool program is available to more kids than ever before. Sign up today at
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
SEA Mayor's Office Aug 19
MORNING READ: The Trump administration's cruel and un-American "public charge" rule is already risking the lives of immigrants and refugees in Seattle. Read about how this rule is impacting the health of our immigrant and refugee communities in :
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
Seattle Storm Aug 18
👍 for our 3X Champs! Welcome back to Storm Basketball, and !
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
Chief Carmen Best Aug 18
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan Aug 18
Love watching the game with fan . Go Storm!!!
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
Pike Place Market Aug 17
112 years later and we're still the soul of Seattle! Thank you! 🙏 We couldn't have done it without the love and support from so many in the community. Let's go another 112 years!
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan Aug 17
As the Judge noted, policy prohibiting excessive force was 'explicit, dominant, and well defined.' SPD should not be forced to employ an officer whose view of reasonable & necessary force is so immutable & so contrary to our policies & values.
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan Aug 17
Both & I know the arbitrator's decision to reinstate Officer Shepherd was wrong from the outset - and Chief was right not to reinstate the officer immediately.
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
SEA Mayor's Office Aug 16
Over the next few months, Census Bureau canvassers will walk through in neighborhoods across the country. Learn more below about how to identify a Census canvasser, and as always, please know your rights and be counted!
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
seattledot Aug 16
It’s another busy summer weekend in Seattle. Plan ahead for lots of events! Don't forget: plan ahead & give yourself extra travel time to help us meet our safety goals and keep our transportation system moving during the !
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
Public Health - Seattle & King County Aug 16
Free lead testing for kids today (8/16) at University Village and Sat (8/17) at the Big Day of Play at Community Center! More info and additional testing free testing events:
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
SDCI Aug 16
Want to learn more about the new delegate feature for the Seattle Services Portal? Come to our meeting on August 20, to learn more about it, or join by Skype. If you want to come to training visit: If you want to Skype:
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
Seattle Public Util Aug 16
Headed to the Duwamish River Festival tomorrow? We'll see you there! Stop by the SPU table to learn about projects and programs like the South Park Drainage & Roadway Partnership, South Recycling Center Redevelopment, and the Utility Discount Program.
Reply Retweet Like
Mayor Jenny Durkan retweeted
Seattle Office of Arts & Culture Aug 16
Today through August 25, will explore the theme of BALANCE. Check their calendar for city-wide tours, installations, workshops, performances, exhibits and more:
Reply Retweet Like