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Eric Mackres @emackres Seattle, WA

Urban planning, energy efficiency, clean economic development, city data. Data & Urban Efficiency Manager at @WRIRossCities & @WorldResources. Views my own.

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.@kcassessor, What does this issue look like in King County? How much more than their share do Black families pay… https://t.co/GtjOUvxGdj
7/5
2020
BREAKING NEWS: A mob in Boston has torn down two statues from the Old State House and set them on fire. This occur… https://t.co/EnQa0k3Cje
Retweeted by Eric MackresAdditionally, write a letter with demands & why you personally want them: 1. Defund SPD by at least 50% 2. Redire… https://t.co/s4Z4QwX5lM
Retweeted by Eric MackresWhere would be a good place to demonstrate in D7 to show Lewis D7 residents overwhelmingly need him to show unequiv… https://t.co/aCdRjx2fSX
Retweeted by Eric MackresThis is MUST reading. Now we must prepare. ⁦@SpeakerPelosi⁩ and ⁦@SenSchumer⁩ How Trump Could Lose the Election—An… https://t.co/X1pZtCL4Y6
Retweeted by Eric MackresWhat’s your favorite BBQ food for #4thofJuly ?? Mine is justice for #BreonnaTaylor with a side of arresting the cops who murdered her.
Retweeted by Eric MackresIf you want to read one story explaining how American workers are systematically screwed -- and why wages have stag… https://t.co/q8Fo5F8tDH
Retweeted by Eric Mackres @MayorJenny You’re actively ignoring the urgency of the people who are trying to make things better. Your responses… https://t.co/pqvjDqtuam
Retweeted by Eric MackresNDN Collective Director of Communications @SarahSunshineM on AM Joy this morning. https://t.co/369tfLYGoo
Retweeted by Eric MackresEuropean Workers Draw Paychecks. American Workers Scrounge for Food. https://t.co/OIRtu9NA3bEstimated 4000 people in the Windermere march, according to streamers on the ground. What, SPD thought cracking dow… https://t.co/LkpLm6kdam
Retweeted by Eric Mackres @displacedviet @CMLGonzalez @CMTammyMorales @cmkshama @CMTMosqueda @CMDanStrauss @CMAndrewJLewis @CMAndrewJLewis wh… https://t.co/6vG7yZTmPAThank you for painting Black Lives Matter on a road (37 states and counting) Now end qualified immunity (1 state and counting)
Retweeted by Eric MackresHoly fucking shit, they're just straight up denying residents access to their homes without an armed police escort.… https://t.co/wGZDpbo2Wa
Retweeted by Eric MackresYesterday, the world lost Tunney Lee. Tunney shaped Boston in major ways, but he'd never want to brag about it. Bey… https://t.co/aZG1qAx7Tr
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7/4
2020
Strange how easy it is to fire a cop that did nothing wrong... but so difficult to fire and arrest one who KILLS so… https://t.co/RF8NLIz4hBStill not open?! You said legal representation would be allowed in in 15 minutes, 25 minutes ago! King County, yo… https://t.co/6aqIlO26zPKing County Jail is denying access to bail fund coordinators and preventing coordinators from getting people free.… https://t.co/HBsyejnxob
Retweeted by Eric MackresKing county jail, This is just a teach in outside. Open your doors to let in legal representation, and let our peop… https://t.co/ZGc1hkQF32Looting. https://t.co/vfW0fy91M3 https://t.co/xJb5j34ewX
Retweeted by Eric MackresHow far will the fossil fuel industry go to prevent even the smallest climate policy? Pretty darn far, it appears. https://t.co/lv1PnRTAvb
Retweeted by Eric MackresDon't you get it?! This is exactly why they are protesting! @MayorJenny - While you are making the point for us… https://t.co/12zDDC2x85Every time I see SPD smashing someone into one of those rainbow crosswalks, my rage gets just a little bigger. Such… https://t.co/gd7D2YLkFb
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7/3
2020
This is an incredible piece by @joshuamcnichols speaking with @Omarisal from @WWConverge who's been covering the pr… https://t.co/1Yet5tAmns
Retweeted by Eric MackresI don't know who needs to hear this, but 20,000,000 Americans are at risk of being evicted by September 30.
Retweeted by Eric MackresDurkan would send her supporters to Sawant’s house but there isn’t parking.
Retweeted by Eric Mackres❤️❤️❤️, @mudede! 😳🥺😥😤😠😡, @MayorJenny. #DurkanResign! https://t.co/X2MnVOEILl#DurkanResign https://t.co/sH1STjl7Mu.@MayorJenny, saying the quiet part out loud. #DefundSPD #DurkanResign #recallDurkan https://t.co/AMiTxCPxtYIn early April 2020, there were 7 shootings in 4 days in South King County. Response from electeds? Silence. No e… https://t.co/DZuGa4ItEy
Retweeted by Eric MackresWhy would we go to a community room at the violent police station? https://t.co/N4MY5ehL5k
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7/2
2020
Also @MayorJenny Black community did not ask for the East Precinct to be restored 2 “serve “the CD. UR handpicked B… https://t.co/Q0bOKLu6Bu
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7/1
2020
Until SPD is advocating to Tax Amazon and hosting fundraisers, we'll not have made it far enough. Until housing, ed… https://t.co/7bRZhlfic1
Retweeted by Eric Mackres @CMTMosqueda Yes! We need more green, affordable housing investment and #equity standards for all projects. And… https://t.co/7SX195MNVGYes! And @EmeraldCities Seattle knows how to partner to get it done! https://t.co/dlCMMGp3eh https://t.co/Xez8fdKsA0Brace yourself. The wave of evictions and foreclosures in next 2 months will be unlike anything America has experie… https://t.co/ml2ccWxQYv
Retweeted by Eric Mackres @CMLGonzalez Thank you, @CMLGonzalez ! Keep your eyes on the prize! It's the system not the victims. #carenotcops #DefundPoliceGun violence, a THREAD 1/ For over a decade, I’ve been a staunch police reformer and advocate for gun safety legis… https://t.co/WwbAnla0F1
Retweeted by Eric Mackres"We are the victims of the violence that created #CHOP and we are the victims of the violence around CHOP. The ques… https://t.co/DD4vPsCHh8
Retweeted by Eric MackresWhat are some abolitionist steps we can take to decrease the power of policing? How is thinking through an abolitio… https://t.co/oyHn52CBlg
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6/30
2020
And this is why we’re calling to #DefundThePolice across the country. There is no need for this response. There is… https://t.co/tRkQYxFODs
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6/29
2020
Today @nhannahjones has a beautiful article on Reparations ('It Is Time for Reparations’) in @NYTmag @nytimes. I w… https://t.co/VCl7DzNAQq
Retweeted by Eric MackresA “tsunami of evictions” threatens to push thousands of residents from their homes in Boston. A disproportionate nu… https://t.co/QxzAyK3X13
Retweeted by Eric MackresRemember: https://t.co/BqUj5yVeMR
Retweeted by Eric MackresTear gas is not safety.⁣ Police do not keep us safe. ⁣ ⁣ The mayor & the police chief are exploiting our trauma t… https://t.co/z8zpZ1MQNb
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6/28
2020
A history of racial restrictions on Capitol Hill THREAD (1/19) https://t.co/NJHaWzzthl
Retweeted by Eric MackresToday would be an amazing day to arrest the killers that murdered Breonna Taylor.
Retweeted by Eric MackresI wrote in @Crosscut about why defunding the police is about Seattle ending its centuries-long battle with its own… https://t.co/m9SVsL5PpS
Retweeted by Eric Mackres.@MayorJenny We're sick of this! Who do you work for? Sure doesn't sound like it's us, the citizens of Seattle.… https://t.co/soqCf2SwaG.@CMAndrewJLewis, what say you? https://t.co/5DPNWWbK3AHi @CMAndrewJLewis, Queen Anne resident here. Seattle needs you on the side of justice. What say you? #DefundSPD https://t.co/VrVffIfg7B
6/27
2020
Thank you @CMLGonzalez!! You will be on the right side of history by #DefundSPD! @CMAndrewJLewis @CMDanStrausshttps://t.co/jgPDuzZEfIThe police are not what you think they are. The whole history of policing in the United States is about protectin… https://t.co/fVi2S6GBl2“The strength of the Negro cause and its power to shake up the social structure of the nation, is that in the strug… https://t.co/gtEbdioXsROur demand: defund SPD by at least 50%. Durkan’s response: a 5% cut. ⬅️You missed a zero! Go to… https://t.co/1OdYIj1csv
Retweeted by Eric MackresDC should be a state. Pass it on. https://t.co/HokY2gmkIn
6/26
2020
Over 150 US cities and counties have made renewable energy deals since 2015. But how are they doing it?… https://t.co/jLdzC6CD7b
6/24
2020
This was a great and actionable conversation today. Thanks, @Jay_Pitter, @TamikaButler and all. I love the principl… https://t.co/njWqehrVpe
6/23
2020
@MayorJenny - Your budget and @SeattlePD is bad for Black lives and bad for Seattle. Will you defend Black lives or… https://t.co/vhS8M6MNV9 @CMAndrewJLewis @CMLGonzalez @CMTMosqueda Will you defend Black lives or defend the Seattle police budget? "The sys… https://t.co/6UgBXBqkGM
6/21
2020
The health effects of #housing discrimination and #redlining are still very clear today. #urbanheat #publichealthhttps://t.co/YwLKZxVCkBview & contribute the to crowd-sourced bibliography from the #unurbanist assembly here: https://t.co/HFL398ICqy — p… https://t.co/1pZ1hCDCte
Retweeted by Eric Mackres“Car culture stems from upholding white comfort.”- @DrDesThePlanner When affluent White folks chose to move into… https://t.co/e7CR24kxc7
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6/20
2020
32 million renters were left out of housing protections from COVID-19, a disproportionate number being Black. Unl… https://t.co/1gWvLl62Wq
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6/13
2020
Must read piece by @DrDesThePlanner. City planning "must no longer exist in service of white comfort, with no regar… https://t.co/pKopfxW5CLThank you, @CMTMosqueda. Now let's do the real work and make real change. @CMAndrewJLewis, @CMDanStrauss,… https://t.co/YnlYphmQuf
6/9
2020
Pollution Is Racial Violence -”Racism is the main connector. Out of that racism has been a disinvestment in communi… https://t.co/X4Q7mGU7y1
Retweeted by Eric MackresYes! Now let's get this done. Fund education, health and housing. Not weapons and state terrorists on our streets.… https://t.co/s05wpNCdVJSeattle Mayor Durkan said she won’t #DefundSPD so #JennyGottaGo NOW. Sign this letter calling for #ResignDurkan or… https://t.co/9bWh1o6sVG
Retweeted by Eric MackresWhen @MayorJenny said no more tear gas, she never mentioned anything about sniper rifles. Ask yourself, does this… https://t.co/bcjFcdEgsz
Retweeted by Eric Mackres @Anaridis This video plus #seattleprotests tonight was my tipping point. I finally burst into tears uncontrollably.… https://t.co/J2NY6UosNf“I’m a firefighter I’m PFD, I’m one of you.” Providence firefighter fights back tears talking about his recent enco… https://t.co/nqV1fe5cuV
Retweeted by Eric MackresNo cops. No riot gear. Seattle’s White single family neighborhood 👇🏽 https://t.co/21y1LfEUuG
Retweeted by Eric MackresSTOP. @MayorJenny @carmenbest @SeattlePD JUST STOP! There is no need to use these dangerous tactics. This is excess… https://t.co/0pcS9TstmD
Retweeted by Eric Mackres @GirmayZahilay @SeattleCouncil @CMTMosqueda Pine between and 10th and 11th.#PoliceBrutalityPandemic #covid19 #BlackLivesMatter #seattleprotests are turning a whole generation toward radical… https://t.co/L0dLI9tqFA @SeattleCouncil where are you?!! @GirmayZahilay @CMTMosqueda are coming out. We need you all to lead! @CMLGonzalez @CMAndrewJLewis @Lisa_Herbold @cmkshama @CMTMosqueda @CMTammyMorales @D5Juarez @CMDanStrauss We need y… https://t.co/iesVVYNWVD @MayorJenny @carmenbest Before today you were just being stupid, brainwashed & tone-deaf in your response to peace… https://t.co/1dsIiQgerx
6/7
2020
For those who are interested in research-based solutions to stop police violence, here’s what you need to know - ba… https://t.co/SoXi1hG3kA
Retweeted by Eric MackresWe have two American pandemics. For some, the links between race, health and environmental injustice are more obvio… https://t.co/7dq1zPyshZ
6/5
2020
Historic uprising are happening around the world & this is no time for the climate movement to sit & watch in silen… https://t.co/mXS8XsVt8t
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6/4
2020
We have the information we need to shape a new, better normal. It's our responsibility to use it to benefit everyo… https://t.co/TjrH14qrFo
5/29
2020
Looking forward to digging into how #cities are and can #BuildBackBetter from #COVID19 https://t.co/OsPg8cUfxs
4/27
2020
Fascinating: Milan will reopen its streets by turning them over to bikes and pedestrians,not cars Deputy mayor: “Of… https://t.co/l9HVHngp1Q
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4/23
2020
The clearest evidence based argument I have seen on why we need to use ALL our tools NOW to fight #COVID19https://t.co/VHVMRDwbUE
3/22
2020
Did you know that #buildings produce nearly 40% of all energy-related GHG emissions? #Mexico is one the places star… https://t.co/PVBCcvOooC
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3/7
2020
Nice to see California working to get the benefits of #ElectricVehicles to those who need them most. More jurisdic… https://t.co/Piw2uAsxp6
2/27
2020
Here’s a history lesson on the racist legacy of redlining, if any presidential candidate needs a refresher. https://t.co/PiyJrEFXcV
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2/13
2020
@enviro_writer Just donated! Thanks for the reminder about them. Great work.
2/10
2020
At #WUF10 next week? Join @amahendra22 @plamsonhall & @priampillai for a discussion about #urban expansion, land us… https://t.co/1zTnDx7bT9
2/7
2020
#NowReading - Zero carbon building policy pathways are attainable today, even where actors till now may have consid… https://t.co/8NMGvnnVcs
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1/30
2020
My new piece on a few bright spots and countries in the too-slow progress on #energy #decarbonisation -… https://t.co/cORTmnpLap
1/22
2019
Congrats to my @WRIMexico colleagues on one of the most interesting and popular posts of the year. Making #urbanhttps://t.co/vKQXbQUGfV
12/19
2019
New data visualizations on the challenges and opportunities of cities from my team at @WRIRossCities and… https://t.co/iwVIn9NPqM
12/17
2019
“Maybe you haven’t thought about it this way, but shade is an equity issue,” - @ericgarcetti @Cities4Forestshttps://t.co/OVLakCIff0
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12/6
2019
Tamil Nadu’s Seasonal Swings in Water Stress: A State with Too Much and Too Little | New #mapofthemonth from… https://t.co/mVWjlc48K4
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11/1
2019
#ZeroCarbonBuildings bring together cost-effective and technically achievable solutions like energy efficiency and… https://t.co/1f8hJt0foY
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9/18
2019

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