Guidance for WA State 'Stay Home' order Show more
Inslee, law enforcement provide guidance to businesses, individuals for compliance with ‘Stay Home, Stay Healthy’ order
New map shows what #Seattle businesses are open for take-out, delivery amid COVID-19 outbreak
What happened to the West Seattle Bridge?
from the #Seattle City Council Insight blog
Thank You For Staying Home, Seattle Show more
#Seattle Swedish Hospital CEO takes out full page ad in Sunday paper thanking everyone for staying home.
Quarantine & Isolation Orders (Seattle/KingCounty) Show more
Individuals who have tested positive for #COVID19 or who are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 and have a test result pending may place other vulnerable members of the public at risk. To protect the health of our community and prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Local Health Officer issued the following:
Forced off campus by coronavirus, students aren’t won over by online education
"The University of Washington, in the #coronavirus hot spot of #Seattle, was among the first to shift to online #classes, at the end of its winter quarter, giving professors little time to adapt..adaptation has its limits. Washington and other schools are canceling classes that require hands-on training, such as some art and engineering courses."
Swedish in Ballard needs donations! (seattle covid) Show more
The Swedish Hospital in Ballard #Seattle is running critically low on supplies right now, and are asking the community for help.
This weekend, volunteer Stephanie Barnes will be collecting supplies around Ballard so they can drop them off on Sunday, March 29.
click thru for more info and the donation request list
CenturyLink to be transformed (seattle covid) Show more
The U.S. Army has deployed 300 soldiers to #Seattle to staff the CenturyLink Field Event Center as it’s converted into a hospital with at least 150 beds, government officials announced Friday. It is intended to treat patients who don’t have #COVID19, the disease caused by the novel #coronavirus, to free up space in local hospitals for more virus patients.
OK, the Isolation IRC Party is *on* for tonight. Official start is 7:00 PM Pacific time, but you can join earlier and leave any time you want.
Network is IRCNet. Channel is #IsolateParty. I'm 'jwb'. Be virtually there or be really square!
DM me for details and help logging on.
Please RT, especially if you have #Seattle followers, because many of the people logging on tonight are locals.
WA State Rent Freeze Show more
#Seattle City Council Member Kshama Sawant has a petition:
Need help in Washington State? Artist, business, worker? Checkout this resource guide .
Help is Available!
Seattle & King County Covid-19 Show more
The Seattle & King County Covid-19 data dashboard was in my work email this morning and I found it really helpful. You might, too!
Make a joyful noise at 8 p.m. starting Thursday (26th of March)
COVID19 testing Seattle Mar 24-27 Show more
#Seattle ICHS March 24 through 27
Drive-thru testing is available by appt only to all community members. You are not required to be an existing ICHS patient, but you are required to call ahead.
Due to limited supply, testing is reserved for those currently experiencing #Covid19 symptoms – which include fever, cough, sore throat and shortness of breath.
Once it is determined you should be tested, you will receive an appointment time.
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An instance for people who live in or around Seattle. Also for people who don't live in or around Seattle, but want to talk about Seattle-related things. Almost all applications are accepted. We aim to review all applications within a few hours of submission, but give us 24 hours before getting in touch other ways.