Posts for July, 2018

Preserving the Showbox Theater

July 30th, 2018

Friends and fellow activists, I have heard from many of you who are outraged to learn that a real estate developer intends to replace Seattleā€™s historic Showbox theater with a high-rise apartment building. This is yet another example of how development and construction decisions in Seattle are being driven primarily by whatever will make the […]

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Electricity Rate Hikes on Working Families

July 13th, 2018

Mere weeks after they repealed the Amazon Tax that would have funded affordable housing, the Seattle City Council voted on July 9th to approve a plan to increase electricity rates on working families by about 30% over the next 6 years. Unfortunately, I was the only NO vote. Below are my comments explaining why I […]

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