Tagged with 'Politics'

Mia Gregerson endorses changing school bond elections to simple majority

Mia Gregerson endorses changing school bond elections to simple majority

Rep. Mia Gregerson, who also serves as Mayor for SeaTac, released a statement this week endorsing a simple majority for school bonds. Currently, a supermajority of 60 percent is required to pass school... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: SeaTac Council Cabal wants to rule the world

The Cactus Speaks: SeaTac Council Cabal wants to rule the world

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This column by Earl Gipson is a view of SeaTac city government. It does not necessarily reflect the views of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff. We are seeking additional regular columnists... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Citizens of SeaTac are NOT getting what they’re paying for’

LETTER: ‘Citizens of SeaTac are NOT getting what they’re paying for’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff:] SeaTac Citizens, Last night’s “performance”... [Read more]

Our latest Advertiser Highline Citizens for Schools says ‘Vote YES by Feb. 10′

Our latest Advertiser Highline Citizens for Schools says ‘Vote YES by Feb. 10′

Our latest Advertiser Highline Citizens for Schools says “Vote YES for Schools by February 10″: Ballots must be mailed by Tuesday to count in the February 10 election. Vote YES for on the school... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: My Name is Bond, Where Do I Park, and Other Hilarity

The Cactus Speaks: My Name is Bond, Where Do I Park, and Other Hilarity

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This column by Earl Gipson is a view of SeaTac city government. It does not necessarily reflect the views of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff. We are seeking additional regular columnists... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Where will the money come from?’

LETTER: ‘Where will the money come from?’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff:] WHERE WILL THE MONEY COME FROM? It is... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: 2015 Looking No Better Than 2014

The Cactus Speaks: 2015 Looking No Better Than 2014

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This column by Earl Gipson is a view of SeaTac city government. It does not necessarily reflect the views of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff. We are seeking additional regular columnists... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools hosting community meetings about levy, bond

Highline Public Schools hosting community meetings about levy, bond

Families, community members, and staff are encouraged to attend upcoming community meetings about Highline Public Schools’ proposed levy and bond measures on the Feb. 10 ballot. Renewal of an Educational... [Read more]

OP-ED + LETTER: Open letters to the Citizens of the Highline School District

OP-ED + LETTER: Open letters to the Citizens of the Highline School District

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This post includes both an ‘Op-Ed,’ submitted by the Highline School Board, and an ‘Open Letter to the Community’ submitted by Highline School District Superintendent... [Read more]

Increased fees take effect in SeaTac Jan. 1

Increased fees take effect in SeaTac Jan. 1

The SeaTac City Council has adopted a new schedule for a variety of fees that will take effect January 1, 2015. “Increases to a variety of fees including construction, public works, land use and... [Read more]