Mayor Jenny Durkan Statement on Councilmember Mike O’Brien’s Announcement That He Will Not Seek Re-election 

Seattle (February 13, 2019) – Mayor Jenny A. Durkan released the below statement following the announcement by Seattle City Councilmember Mike O’Brien that he will not seek re-election in 2019: 

“Mike has been a tireless voice and progressive advocate for a better, more compassionate, and more climate-friendly Seattle. Mike cares deeply about our City and has been a champion for a more connected, just city of the future.  

“I look forward to continuing to work with Mike for the remainder of his term to keep building a city of the future.”