"The only thing that strikes as a "bit off" in your comments, Ellen, is the inclusion of the Village and Mario's Tukwila South Project in the same sentence. The impact of the employment in the project to emerge on the southern end of…"
"Hi Charles, Excellent points. I've lived in Tukwila for over 2 decades. When I first moved to Tukwila I joined some citizens and business representatives for what was called "Vision Tukwila." A planning process for the future of the…"
As candidates file and commence their campaigns, I am curious regarding the desired qualities most citizens would desire of their future Council members.Do we desire greater diversity to more accurately reflect the diverse character of our community? Have we brought a diversity of talents to the table... Council members with backgrounds in real estate, finance, engineering, and other fields that will assist members in making sound decisions? Has our Council developed a climate that…See More
"Chuck, So beautiful. Thank you so much for sharing this lovely piece (really peace)
I'm curious, are you familiar with the works of Stephen and Ondrea Levine? If not, I think you would very much like them.
Thank you again."
"Chuck Hopefully you can link to RSW35.61.150 this explains that MPD Commissioners may be paid up to $8,640 per year. This equates to $43,200 for a 5 person commission per year.
As ex-officio officers, the commissioners are not allowed to be…"
"Thanks for posting this. While not of great significance, I am curious as to whether the commissioners in the proposed governance model will be compensated and, if so, will it require some increase in revenue in the current economic model? Ellen,…"
I volunteer for terminally ill people seeking the option of using the Death With Dignity law. A local physician who passed away just this past month wrote a lovely piece about himself, his wife and the healthcare experience from the point of view of a physician and thoughtful patient. It is worth your time to read. Made me think....what is my thread? (you will know what I mean by that after reading the piece.)…See More
The link on our website to tukwilamedia.org is currently unavailable for viewing recordings of the city council meetings. It is being worked on and should hopefully be back up and running soon.See More
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