Tag: Bill Block

Seattle Center Lease Agreement: The benefits of public process.

April 25th, 2011

I took office in January 2010 and was thrilled to learn I would chair the Parks and Recreation and Seattle Center Committee.  Little did I know, at this time, that I was about to inherit a potential deal that was in the works between Seattle Center and the Space Needle. In early March of 2010, […]

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One winter night in January

January 28th, 2011

 Just after 2AM this morning, my teammates and I headed out the door for the 2011 One Night Count, King County’s annual tally of the homeless population and the largest community-organized effort of its kind in the United States. This morning’s project marked the 31st year of the local count, and it’s the fifth time I’ve participated. […]

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