Posts for February, 2011

Monday’s Special Committee: the deep-bore tunnel project

February 25th, 2011

At 9:30am on Monday, at a special full council meeting of the Seattle City Council will be voting on whether to overturn the Mayor’s veto on C.B. 117101, which would authorize the City to execute the agreements with the Washington State Department of Transportation, allowing them to proceed with the deep-bore tunnel project. I believe […]

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Working Toward Systemic Change in Public Safety

February 19th, 2011

Two nights ago King County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg announced that he would not be filing criminal charges against Seattle Police Officer Ian Birk. Birk shot and killed John T. Williams on August 30, 2010.  This is very discouraging and undoubtedly sends another signal to the community that our police and public safety system is broken. […]

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Green Jobs and the Energy Sector

February 2nd, 2011

After a couple months of work, we’re very excited about publishing our first law review article entitled – Seattle’s Green Building Initiative and Housing Retrofits: How Seattle Can Overcome the Obstacles That Face Effective Energy Conservation in the Building Sector. Seattle’s Green Building Initiative and Housing Retrofits: How Seattle Can Overcome the Obstacles That Face […]

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