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

Quick Thoughts On The Arena

May 4th, 2012

I have received many thoughtful letters and emails, both in support and in opposition, to the proposal to build a new arena for a basketball and potentially a hockey team in South Downtown. Like many who have written in support, I am thrilled to think that there may be a way to bring the Sonics […]

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It Was Their Finest Hour

January 20th, 2012

As Snowzilla 2012 comes to an end, I would be remiss if I didn’t take the time to thank all the hardworking city employees who responded and worked far above the call of duty during the emergency.

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Seattle does Portlandia

March 7th, 2011

Last week, 30 Seattleites, visited Portland, touring the region’s transit system in a two-day blitz. The trip was valuable as a learning investment as Portland has been successful in developing transit ridership and using transit as a tool in land use development.

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Boston Bulletin: Notes on the Big Dig

June 11th, 2010

I’m sure that most of us have heard plenty about the Big Dig, a topic that has been used to scare people who want to replace Seattle’s Alaskan Way Viaduct with a waterfront for all. The two projects, however, could hardly be more dissimilar.

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