Mayor Durkan Names Interim Chief Carmen Best as Next Chief of the Seattle Police Department

Mayor Durkan Names Interim Chief Carmen Best as Next Chief of the Seattle Police Department

Share this…Facebook2TwitterLinkedinGoogle+0Reddit0emailSeattle (July 17) – Mayor Jenny A. Durkan selected Interim Chief Carmen Best as the next Chief of the Seattle Police Department (SPD). Best, who previously served as Deputy Chief under Chief Kathleen O’Toole, is a widely-respected law enforcement leader who has been an instrumental part of implementing the …

Mayor Jenny Durkan and others officially launch the Capitol Hill Station Development at ribbon cutting ceremony

Mayor Jenny Durkan and others officially launch the Capitol Hill Station Development at ribbon cutting ceremony

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinGoogle+0Reddit0emailby MK Scott It was a decades-in-the-making moment when Mayor Jenny Durkan officially cut the ribbon for the Capitol Hill Station Development this past Tuesday, June 19th. Besides Durkan, the event also featured various speakers from Capitol Hill Housing, Sound Transit and the AIDS Memorial Pathway (AMP). Capitol Hill …

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan:  ‘We will do what we have to do to protect the people in Seattle’

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan: ‘We will do what we have to do to protect the people in Seattle’

Share this…Facebook1TwitterLinkedinGoogle+0Reddit0emailby Sarah Toce Former U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan has made history as Seattle’s first lesbian mayor and only the second woman in history to hold the office. Running on a platform of free college tuition for Seattle public high school graduates, criminal justice reform, affordable housing, and protection …