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Mayor Jenny Durkan
Jenny A. Durkan is the 56th Mayor of Seattle. View the City’s policies at .
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Heartbreaking and horrific. We are better than this.
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King County Elections Oct 20
In the first 5 days, we have picked up an estimated 164,000 ballots from drop boxes! That's more than 10x the previous record and is AMAZING. Keep 'em coming! We're now picking up at least twice a day at all boxes with more for our higher traffic locations.
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Seattle Office of Arts & Culture Oct 20
Black and Indigenous printmakers, apply to a residency by Seattle Print Arts & Editions Studio. Three year-long residencies provide access for you to create artists’ books, broadsides, posters and other works on paper. Apply by November 8:
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Seattle Channel Oct 20
Seattle, you have a new park! And wow, does it have some incredible waterfront views! Learn more about Fritz Hedges Waterway Park, the city's 489th park, located on Portage Bay adjacent to . WATCH:
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Seattle Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs Oct 16
Funds now available for immigrants who live, work, or go to school in AND who have been shut out of federal financial assistance due to immigration status. The online application period is now open! For more info or to apply, go to:
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Seattle Library Oct 20
Interested in learning about skills and the long-term value of career exploration and planning? Come to a free virtual workshop, Ideal Career/Career Exploration, on Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 5pm. Registration is required.
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WA Dept. of Health Oct 20
COVID-19 cases are climbing, may be entering fall surge. Let's flatten the curve again! 🔸Wear a mask 🔸Keep gatherings small outside if you can 🔸Avoid gatherings inside 🔸Wash hands often & don’t touch your face 🔸Stay home if sick or exposed to
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 20
. is partnering with Seattle Visiting Nurse Association to provide flu shots. You won’t be charged a co-pay or billed. For our uninsured neighbors - we’re covering the cost. Learn more about where to get yours:
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 20
This year, getting your flu shot means you are not only protecting your community, but you are helping our health care professionals by keeping hospitalizations low, and maintaining the capacity to address serious illnesses, like COVID-19.
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 20
1️⃣4️⃣ days left until Election Day. Let’s keep setting records Seattle! Go Early!
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 19
An absolute must-read, and a true sign of light on the horizon.
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 18
Seattle - Join me in voting early. Like so many in Seattle and King County, I dropped off my ballot this weekend. We set records because we know what is at stake in this election. If you haven't voted, vote tomorrow. Make a plan to vote. Tell you friends, families, and neighbors.
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 16
Happy Birthday to a Seattle legend who has broken so many barriers, ! 🎂 🐐
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 15
Right now, millions of people are practicing their plan for an earthquake. Make sure that you and your family are prepared for an earthquake. It's never too soon to make a plan and practice.
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Global Cities Oct 15
With the lack of national leadership and limited resources, highlights how tapped into local networks. With free testing for residents, Seattle shows how a major city can go from the most vulnerable to having the lowest rates of .
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 15
Today the Washington Supreme court upheld Seattle voters' commitment to better and more equitable transportation systems. Mr. Eyman's illegal and misleading initiative has already had a lasting impact on workers and residents who rely on public transit.
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 15
Justice for Seattle voters prevailed in today's Supreme Court ruling on I-976. Even before the pandemic and economic crisis, Seattle’s transportation budget was unnecessarily decimated by I-976 last year and our residents and businesses have felt the real impacts of cuts.
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 15
This morning, I'll be joining Mayor and Mayor at the on Global Cities. Join me at the Adapting Governance virtual event, happening right now!
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Seattle OEM Oct 14
Just one day until ! The Great ShakeOut is the world's biggest earthquake drill. Join us tomorrow as we practice how to DROP, COVER, and HOLD ON during an earthquake. 🗓️ Thursday, October 15 ⏰ 10:15 AM 📍 Wherever you are! 🔗
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Mayor Jenny Durkan Oct 14
Replying to @CityofSeattle
Lasting change must come from and be sustained by the community. I’m grateful to the community leaders serving on this task force, who collectively have hundreds of years of experience working in, and making systemic change in our community. Learn more:
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