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Charles Tyson commented on Charles Tyson's blog post 'A Formal Challenge'
"The only response I received to my request to meet on a public forum to discuss the above matter was when my opponent filed a harassment complaint with TPD against me for "cyber stalking". To the surprise of no person I know of, TPD and…"
4 hours ago
Charles Tyson liked Melissa Wells's blog post Tukwila police
8 hours ago
Melissa Wells posted a blog post

Tukwila police

Shout out to TPD!!! Had an issue at my coffee shop, called 911 and they u were here in what felt like seconds!See More
13 hours ago
Chuck Parrish commented on Charles Tyson's blog post 'Question: Is it time Tukwila looks into a higher minimum wage like Sea Tac and Seattle?'
"I agree with Charles. Appropriate legislation coming out of the input of all stakeholders with the general understanding that businesses of a certain size should pay enough that their employees do not need to be subsidized with tax dollars just…"
yesterday
Charles Tyson commented on Charles Tyson's blog post 'Question: Is it time Tukwila looks into a higher minimum wage like Sea Tac and Seattle?'
"Yes. You start out at a minimum wage and work up. The question here is about the amount of the minimum wage. A considerable amount of our tax dollars go for subsidies for the poor. Food stamps, free or reduced school lunches, subsidized housing…"
yesterday
Melissa Wells commented on Charles Tyson's blog post 'Question: Is it time Tukwila looks into a higher minimum wage like Sea Tac and Seattle?'
"I believe you earn more money with education. Flipping burgers does not constitute a $15 wage. You start out at a minimum wage and work your way up."
yesterday
Laurel Humphrey posted an event

September Council Chat at Billy Baroo's at Foster Golf Links

September 12, 2015 from 10am to 12pm
Council Chat is an opportunity to informally discuss anything on your mind regarding our City with a Councilmember.See More
Wednesday
Charles Tyson commented on Charles Tyson's blog post 'Question: Is it time Tukwila looks into a higher minimum wage like Sea Tac and Seattle?'
"Understood Melissa, but the variations of the legislation can provide exclusions for small businesses... Like those with under50 employees. Would this be objectionable to you, and can you more specifically explain why? Thanks."
Wednesday
Melissa Wells commented on Charles Tyson's blog post 'Question: Is it time Tukwila looks into a higher minimum wage like Sea Tac and Seattle?'
"My thought..it doesn't seem to be working for anyone, Seatac, Seattle, businesses or workers. If I had to hire someone, I couldn't do it financially."
Wednesday
Melissa Wells liked Charles Tyson's blog post Coming Soon: Tukwila Video Voter's Guide
Wednesday
Melissa Wells commented on Melissa Wells's blog post 'Thanks for the add'
"Hi! I am located on Pacific Hwy..well I guess International blvd now.. at 11234 Tukwila International Blvd. I opened about a month and a half ago. It's currently called Jet Fuel Espresso. We have daily specials and punch cards! We also served…"
Wednesday
Charles Tyson commented on Charles Tyson's blog post 'Question: Is it time Tukwila looks into a higher minimum wage like Sea Tac and Seattle?'
"I feel a sense of apathy in our midst due to the lack of expressed interest in this subject matter on Tukwila Talk. Doesn't anyone besides Chuck and myself have some thoughts regarding this subject? Thanks."
Wednesday
 

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Tukwila police

Posted by Melissa Wells on August 28, 2015 at 6:49am 0 Comments

Thanks for the add

Posted by Melissa Wells on August 17, 2015 at 6:18am 2 Comments

Position Paper/BNSF Access

Posted by Charles Tyson on August 13, 2015 at 5:22pm 0 Comments

$24,622

Posted by Charles Tyson on August 13, 2015 at 1:19pm 2 Comments

22’ motor home for sale

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Post Office complaint

Posted by Pam Carter on July 31, 2015 at 1:44pm 2 Comments

A Formal Challenge

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