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Jenny A. Durkan is the 56th Mayor of Seattle. View the City’s policies at https://t.co/AWlW3frzbs.

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Facts and science matter. There is no vaccine and no cure. Keep yourself, family and neighbors safe: Wear a mask,… https://t.co/dKkkVcNom1Get ready to #trickorstreet! Free permits to support block closures so you can safely celebrate Halloween this ye… https://t.co/gMZlF5A0Ho
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10/26
2020
We're live now on the @AgeFriendlySEA Civic Coffee Hour with @MayorJenny! Join us at the link below. https://t.co/c2372vG1Lj
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny Durkan @CityofSeattle This vote is proof of what is possible when government and community come together to advance racial… https://t.co/jaX07Ocp6AToday, Sound Transit authorized the transfer of surplus property to @CItyofSeattle creating opportunities for affor… https://t.co/fQbtET9vpg
10/23
2020
Looks like we are all back to normal. You can go back to calling/texting 911 for all of your emergency needs. We w… https://t.co/Tvqa6NyK0N
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanThere are widespread reports of a 911 system outage across Washington, including Seattle. Text to 911 seems to be w… https://t.co/ZmEJ9VpUnZ
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny Durkan🎃🧟👻 Turn your block into a spooky celebration for the whole neighborhood! 🧡🕷🍬🏚 On October 31st you can host a Hall… https://t.co/4gXymgONTiMORNING READ: @MayorJenny and @seattledot are working to ensure that your favorite dining establishments can suppor… https://t.co/LUK3GzoM5U
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10/22
2020
We’re extending our free street use permits for over a year and reducing barriers so small businesses can stay open… https://t.co/9fsXmhdgtTHeartbreaking and horrific. We are better than this. https://t.co/P1royqe6rY
10/21
2020
In the first 5 days, we have picked up an estimated 164,000 ballots from drop boxes! That's more than 10x the previ… https://t.co/kRQcbiIWuz
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanBlack and Indigenous printmakers, apply to a residency by Seattle Print Arts & Editions Studio. Three year-long res… https://t.co/8t3lg2UgpZ
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanSeattle, you have a new park! And wow, does it have some incredible waterfront views! Learn more about Fritz Hedges… https://t.co/0PJv66gfG7
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanFunds now available for immigrants who live, work, or go to school in #Seattle AND who have been shut out of federa… https://t.co/cVxcTSSYAa
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanInterested in learning about skills and the long-term value of career exploration and planning? Come to a free virt… https://t.co/9IflN6CP0N
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanCOVID-19 cases are climbing, may be entering fall surge. Let's flatten the curve again! 🔸Wear a mask 🔸Keep gatherin… https://t.co/hgrFOfdyoF
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny Durkan.@CityofSeattle is partnering with Seattle Visiting Nurse Association to provide flu shots. You won’t be charged a… https://t.co/n5rpLK6WECThis year, getting your flu shot means you are not only protecting your community, but you are helping our health c… https://t.co/4568zybqWD1️⃣4️⃣ days left until Election Day. Let’s keep setting records Seattle! Go #Vote Early! https://t.co/5tdmIPPlr6
10/20
2020
An absolute must-read, and a true sign of light on the horizon. https://t.co/oY9wsalj0DSeattle - Join me in voting early. Like so many in Seattle and King County, I dropped off my ballot this weekend. W… https://t.co/qnGh3YLMk5
10/19
2020
Happy Birthday to a Seattle legend who has broken so many barriers, @S10Bird! 🎂 🐐 https://t.co/WGLkg3uOGE
10/17
2020
Right now, millions of people are practicing their plan for an earthquake. Make sure that you and your family are p… https://t.co/mNVlDY0sJQWith the lack of national leadership and limited resources, @MayorJenny highlights how #Seattle tapped into local n… https://t.co/iFNqY6OmPs
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanToday the Washington Supreme court upheld Seattle voters' commitment to better and more equitable transportation sy… https://t.co/brM4TlN7MWJustice for Seattle voters prevailed in today's Supreme Court ruling on I-976. Even before the pandemic and economi… https://t.co/TPx397UuFaThis morning, I'll be joining Mayor @billpeduto and Mayor @FrancisSuarez at the #PritzkerForum on Global Cities. Jo… https://t.co/iZhdyoUXPL
10/15
2020
Just one day until @ShakeOut! The Great ShakeOut is the world's biggest earthquake drill. Join us tomorrow as we pr… https://t.co/pnThijHz0A
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny Durkan @CityofSeattle Lasting change must come from and be sustained by the community. I’m grateful to the community leade… https://t.co/3L22mwqgTd @CityofSeattle History has placed us in a time of a worsening pandemic, an economic crisis, and a racial reckoning.… https://t.co/9ftSMrBLIKToday, @CityofSeattle takes a significant step to recognize and address the generational impacts of systemic racism… https://t.co/xBlEVfO383Seattle - our local small businesses and workers need your support. They are not just a measure of our City's vibra… https://t.co/vF6toTa527
10/14
2020
Strong wind is causing power outages across King County. Check your utility's outage 🗺️ for service updates.… https://t.co/VA6yL6ewAp
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanIn Seattle, we’re lucky to have leaders like @D5Juarez who lead the way as we keep fighting to bring home our missi… https://t.co/Jcto87FglIToday is Indigenous Peoples Day! We know that the lasting contributions of Indigenous Peoples to our City make us t… https://t.co/QT8o1PKGCP
10/13
2020
A historic 5-0 and a definite #MVP performance from @DangeRussWilson. #GoHawks https://t.co/fZ5nLsAGoR
10/12
2020
To our @seattlestorm champions rising to the top! ⛈️ 🏆 #StrongerThanEver #WeRepSe4ttle https://t.co/c71F00gcUa
10/10
2020
🏆LIVE: Virtual Championship Rally The @seattlestorm celebrates its fourth WNBA title with a virtual rally at 4 p.m… https://t.co/GLC8O1Znm0
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanEarlier this week, I had the great honor of attending a ceremony to welcome a Hiroshima peace tree to the… https://t.co/DxiaaGkhyW @seattlestorm In addition to incredible performances all season, the @seattlestorm brings a voice to the voiceless,… https://t.co/pNYv3KTKWXToday, is @SeattleStorm Championship Day as we virtually celebrate the fourth trophy brought home to our city. The… https://t.co/c2TdcEXDmZ🙌🏆 𝗖𝗢𝗠𝗘 𝗖𝗘𝗟𝗘𝗕𝗥𝗔𝗧𝗘 𝗪𝗜𝗧𝗛 𝗨𝗦🏆🙌 Join us for our virtual championship rally 𝙏𝙊𝘿𝘼𝙔 at 4pm PT 🎉 Register to attend ⬇️… https://t.co/1avZEhSa4l
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanSince the onset of COVID-19, the City has worked with partners like @UnitedWayKC to deliver rental assistance & kee… https://t.co/zEUXz8PKOg
10/9
2020
IYMI: Earlier today, @MayorJenny, joined by @CMTMosqueda & others, signed Fare Share legislation that will create a… https://t.co/rPMHB9Ux9M
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10/8
2020
VOTE, like your life depends on it. https://t.co/PZXXaCDc2mFederal prosecutors across the country are standing up for justice and what is right. Thank you for your courage. https://t.co/mg69RYizcAAn unrecognizable Department of Justice. https://t.co/BkAz6t7fER🏆🏆🏆🏆 #StrongerThanEver #WeRepSe4ttle https://t.co/VjbEqBnJVp
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanCongratulations @seattlestorm! 🏆 🏆🏆🏆 All of these players are champions and fearless on and off the court. And c… https://t.co/vg1HkEWcP6
10/7
2020
Let's go @seattlestorm! Our City is rooting for you! Onward to a fourth championship. https://t.co/gCvoSHzRqbWe know that we need more alternatives to sending police when 9-1-1 is called - that's why we created the Health On… https://t.co/hvFZdeeK34
10/6
2020
As reported by the @seattletimes, Seattle is recording the lowest cases of COVID-19 compared to the top 30 other ma… https://t.co/Yo0VwWHquT.@SeattleParks is hosting seven Teen Resource Hubs throughout the city. The hubs provide students with in-person su… https://t.co/LN7sKKtouq
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanLove trumps hate, every time. https://t.co/O16BnOltZ7
10/5
2020
The @seattlestorm continues to dominate on the court and fighting for justice. There is no stopping this incredible… https://t.co/MBCTT3NFn34-0 Another huge victory for our @Seahawks and @PeteCarroll! #GoHawks https://t.co/s5tdjXMURc
10/4
2020
The deadline to fill out your Census is extended through October 31, 2020. This is great news for our work to ensur… https://t.co/Ol0CYdOigg
10/2
2020
On a day like today, Seattle's values stand in stark contrast. A more just, equitable budget despite no help from t… https://t.co/sw4yJx874JThe President continues to invent facts about Seattle to promote his dark vision to divide America. He promotes hat… https://t.co/fF5PKvyrtd
9/30
2020
@CityofSeattle This year, due to the ongoing threat of COVID-19 in our region, I delivered the 2021 budget address… https://t.co/verrnEWGeN @CityofSeattle Despite these challenges, my budget preserves critical City services while investing in racial equit… https://t.co/GOxhsk8MG6This year, as I transmit my 2021 proposed budget, the @CityofSeattle is facing unprecedented challenges. A global p… https://t.co/8uxpsHdaN6WATCH LIVE: Today at 1:00 PST, @MayorJenny will deliver her 2021 proposed budget address on @seattlechannel. Watch… https://t.co/9D8XWguH5V
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9/29
2020
As Council considers my proposal, we will work with community to make investment and policy recommendations across… https://t.co/8e9B701qE2There is an urgent need to address these harms and this $100 million is the first in a series of steps the City and… https://t.co/35NBczSEwvWe know that by nearly every health and economic outcome our neighbors who are Black, Indigenous and people of colo… https://t.co/J2skRajGTnIn June, I committed $100 million for BIPOC communities to address the harm caused by centuries of systemic racism.… https://t.co/sgImJPiu87
9/25
2020
@byrdbarrplace @AfricatownCLT As part of my 2021 budget, I will invest $100 million into Black, Indigenous, and peo… https://t.co/6wyarWiCFm @byrdbarrplace The Central Area Senior Center and @AfricatownCLT will provide resources in the Central District for… https://t.co/WzPQ5rglhsBuilding on the successful transfer of @ByrdBarrPlace, we are taking another step forward to transfer city properti… https://t.co/yhQqjg8Gqc
9/24
2020
TY to @usmayors standing up for cities: "If the President’s Memorandum is implemented – slashing resources for poli… https://t.co/coWbBOvhGcThanks to the partnership of @seattleHSD, @agingkingcounty and @seattleFire the Seattle community receives the cris… https://t.co/U9zeefXZ6pOur @SeattleFire Mobile Integrated Heath partnership, including Health One and the High Utilizer and Vulnerable Adu… https://t.co/gSikOi1CbE
9/23
2020
During the COVID-19 pandemic it’s more critical than ever that our communities get a flu vaccine. @SeaPubSchools is… https://t.co/pchyjpGWHoOur City is offering more opportunities for community to safely come together during COVID-19! We can’t let up in o… https://t.co/mcDbZfwLq8 @CityofSeattle @byrdbarrplace Byrd Barr Place has given so much to Seattle’s Black community, and with today’s vote… https://t.co/SMBJQsBTagOur community partners came to the @CityofSeattle asking for a consistent process for the transfer of City-owned pr… https://t.co/BYeRX2pEB4
9/22
2020
In Seattle, we’ll remain focused on addressing the four crises in front of us: the COVID-19 pandemic, an unpreceden… https://t.co/XRwwtLFxZMThe Trump administration’s threats to defund Seattle, Portland, and New York are a gross misuse of federal power an… https://t.co/VXezxrKJwt
9/21
2020
L’Shana Tovah! During this difficult year, wishing our neighbors and all who celebrate #RoshHashanah a sweet, healthy & happy new year.Devastating. A pioneer who inspired so many, particularly young girls. We must extend her legacy by continuing the… https://t.co/oV5kmoFVDC
9/19
2020
Ultimately, cities cannot bear the brunt of the COVID-19 crisis alone, and we deeply need federal leadership to pul… https://t.co/wsrqJGrSU1We’ve extended rent relief for our City tenants through the end of 2020. In the midst of an unprecedented financial… https://t.co/aS5qFCv2bl
9/18
2020
I will continue to fight for what I believe is right, and I will not be distracted by these threats from meeting th… https://t.co/Kdjw4691GeAs a former U.S. Attorney, I took an oath of office to protect the Constitution. The DOJ cannot become a political… https://t.co/U1IBdHXLWMThis report is chilling and the latest abuse of power from the Trump administration. This is not a story about me.… https://t.co/UraWVqaaHd
9/17
2020
Thanks to bold leadership and early actions statewide, a recent report from @OxfamAmerica places Washington State a… https://t.co/IwbBsBTBEn
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanThanks to the strong leadership of @bloombergDotOrg and @MikeBloomberg, Mayors came together to write our own playb… https://t.co/GGiYCP01abWhen we saw the first signs of COVID-19 in Seattle, we didn’t have a playbook to respond. We didn’t have a model or… https://t.co/rCFYRy8UVVI'm live right now on @Crosscut with reporter @KromanDavid to answer YOUR questions. Click the link below to RSVP a… https://t.co/Xt2Gj4NVo3 @CityofSeattle While the City expects to bring online more than 6,600 affordable homes by 2023, we are still facing… https://t.co/aAf0U1lXPLLast year I signed into law the most progressive ADU ordinance of any major U.S. City. Today @cityofseattle launche… https://t.co/f4HZvBT9YeI’m deeply saddened at the loss of Bill Gates Sr. He inspired and mentored me as a young lawyer. He contributed so… https://t.co/Nk0JxJLuIn @byrdbarrplace @CityofSeattle I look forward to our continued partnership, working together to provide true economi… https://t.co/VbL5kzVRJv
9/16
2020
@byrdbarrplace @CityofSeattle In recent months, we’ve worked to accelerate the transfer of a series of city propert… https://t.co/16AeISC8PZFor 56 years @ByrdBarrPlace (formerly CAMP) has been a pivotal figure in the Central District - lifting voices to c… https://t.co/gYJueD65KJ9/15 PM update: Air quality continues to be UNHEALTHY & VERY UNHEALTHY in most areas. Eastern parts of @snocountyhttps://t.co/9qEWrJgy66
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny Durkan.@SeattleParks beaches, boat ramps, parks, and playfields are closed through Wednesday due to the unhealthy air qua… https://t.co/12yvzf0coj
Retweeted by Mayor Jenny DurkanGood news - The City of Seattle COVID-19 testing sites are OPEN today! Schedule an appointment online: https://t.co/FMBlVcJDbY
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9/15
2020

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