Ask the Mayor - Ed Murray

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Mayor Ed Murray answers your questions and discusses issues facing the city in a show pre-recorded at locations across the city.

Ask the Mayor: August 2017
Ask the Mayor: August 2017

Mayor Ed Murray joins host Marcie Sillman for Ask the Mayor from Pike Place Market's new MarketFront expansion. They discuss the waterfront makeover; his order to equip police officers with body cameras; the new Navigation Center, which recently opened in Little Saigon and is the city's first 24-hour, low-barrier homeless shelter; and next steps for the city's high-earners income tax. Plus, the mayor responds to residents' questions about affordable housing, construction-fueled traffic congestion, age discrimination in the tech industry, plans to hire additional police officers and more.