Posts categorized under Mark Prentice, Author at Office of the Mayor

Mayor Jenny Durkan Applauds City Council’s Passage of Her Legislation to Help Recruit and Retain Experienced, Diverse Police Officers with Hiring Bonus

With Growing National and Regional Competition for Officers, New Lateral Hiring Incentive Would Help Recruit Experienced Candidates Who Are Committed to Reform with Up to $15,000 Incentive SEATTLE (March 4, 2019) – Mayor Jenny A. Durkan applauded the City Council’s 7-1 vote this afternoon to pass her legislation to help… [ Keep reading ]

Statement by Mayor Jenny Durkan Celebrating Seattle Hearing Examiner Ruling That Clears the Path for More Affordable Housing

SEATTLE (November 21, 2018) – Mayor Jenny A. Durkan heralded a ruling by the Seattle Hearing Examiner that clears the path for more affordable housing in Seattle.   The Seattle Hearing Examiner ruled today that the environmental analysis of MHA conducted by the City, the Environmental Impact Statement, adequately explores most of… [ Keep reading ]