Posts for May, 2015

Accessible Parks — Seattle Center Wow!

May 26th, 2015

Creating parks that are accessible for all abilities has been a goal of mine for years.   In 2011 when I chaired the Parks and Seattle Center Committee I wrote:   “At the core of Seattle Parks & Recreation’s mission statement is a vow to provide all citizens with safe and welcoming opportunities to play, […]

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Collaboration will be the key to figuring this all out.

May 11th, 2015

“Collaboration will be the key to figuring this all out.” Thus concludes a recent article by my colleague Dave Gering from Seattle’s Manufacturing and Industrial Council (MIC).  Although he and I approach the problem of permitting Shell Oil to do business in Seattle very differently, his conclusion is the right one for a decision as […]

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