Councilmember Godden left office on January 1, 2016.
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Posts for 'Environment'

Volunteers (bless them) take the Fifth

July 6th, 2010

The morning after the Fourth a small army of volunteers ringed Lake Union. Their self-assigned task: Clean up trash left behind by Fourth of July celebrants. As I passed other kayakers, we exchanged stories about our strangest catches. One kayaker held up a can of Hamm’s beer – unopened. Said one of them, “We’re always picking up strange objects. Last time it was an athletic supporter.”

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Van Jones Comes to City Hall

May 27th, 2010

Van Jones, author of “The Green Collar Economy,”came to City Hall Thursday and wowed a standing-room only audience with his inspiring answers on how to solve our nation’s economic and environmental problems through green jobs.

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