Tagged with 'Politics'

The Cactus Speaks: This better not be Déjà vu all over again

The Cactus Speaks: This better not be Déjà vu all over again

[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]

SeaTac Council approves hiring of James Donald Payne as interim city manager

SeaTac Council approves hiring of James Donald Payne as interim city manager

James “Donny” Payne, from his 2013 King County Elections profile. by Jack Mayne In a long and sometimes convoluted meeting Tuesday night, the Sea City Council approved by a 4-3 vote a Des... [Read more]

SeaTac Council sets special meeting to search for new acting city manager, restores public meetings

SeaTac Council sets special meeting to search for new acting city manager, restores public meetings

by Jack Mayne At Tuesday night’s meeting, the newly-reconstituted SeaTac City Council decided to have a special meeting next week to find and maybe hire a professional interim city manager, and... [Read more]

Public Disclosure Commission rejects complaint over use of election funds

Public Disclosure Commission rejects complaint over use of election funds

by Jack Mayne The Washington Public Disclosure Commission rejected a complaint by Donald F. Wasson of Des Moines that the Highline Public School District violated state law when it sent out a brochure... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: Out with the old…In with the new

The Cactus Speaks: Out with the old…In with the new

[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]

Farewell reception for Councilmember Terry Anderson will be Thursday, Jan. 14

Farewell reception for Councilmember Terry Anderson will be Thursday, Jan. 14

A farewell reception for Councilmember Terry Anderson will be held on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016 from 4 – 5:30 p.m. at the SeaTac City Hall Council Chambers, located at 4800 S. 188th Street. Terry Anderson... [Read more]

SeaTac City Manager Todd Cutts is fired unanimously by City Council

SeaTac City Manager Todd Cutts is fired unanimously by City Council

The new SeaTac City Council called a special session Tuesday night (Jan. 5) and unanimously fired City Manager Todd Cutts with immediate effect, replacing him with City Attorney Mary Mirante Bartolo as acting city manager…

The Cactus Speaks: Change of City Leadership

The Cactus Speaks: Change of City Leadership

[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]

Over objections of incoming members, Council extends Port agreement

Over objections of incoming members, Council extends Port agreement

by Jack Mayne After hearing that the city will begin getting less income from its parking tax while the Port of Seattle gets more, the outgoing SeaTac City Council did the expected and approved a two-year... [Read more]

SeaTac City Council holding Special Council Meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 22

SeaTac City Council holding Special Council Meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 22

The City of SeaTac announced another “surprise” Special Council meeting, this one to be held Tuesday, Dec. 22 at 5 p.m.: 24 HOUR NOTICE The City of SeaTac City Council will be holding a Special... [Read more]