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#Seattle rolls out self-testing kiosks in three locations: Lower Woodland Park (Greenlake Way N), Seattle Center (Mercer St) and South Seattle (27th Ave S).
Kiosks will be placed between Dec 22 and 26, and will be noon-3pm before expanding to 8am-3pm.
seapol - about the mayor Show more
A must-read for #Seattle today
headline - Jenny Durkan Is a Failed Mayor
"Every December, Mayor Jenny Durkan releases a list of accomplishments from the year, putting a positive spin on another year of her administration. This year’s report came out the same week as her announcement of not seeking a second term. The second announcement betrayed the truth of the first: Durkan has led a failed administration. "
Can't afford to buy your own tools? Consider the NE Seattle Tool Library!
In or visiting #Seattle ? Now's a great time to get an ORCA (transit pass) card, it's free for a limited time.
State of #Seattle
The three big public messages local government is sending today are
1) Do not start hoarder buying like last spring.
2) Do not flush anything down the toilet expect toilet paper because it will cost you $ and imagine being on lockdown with NO TOILET
3) City Light does not call customers and demand payment over the phone, it's scammers. Again or maybe still.
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“Rose City Counter-Info is a new counter-info project based in so-called #Portland, Oregon. It intends to create a platform for any reports, analyses, communiques, announcements, calls to action, art and musings relevant to radicals and anarchists in Portland and the greater Portland area.”
#Seattle Prop 1 (Transit funding) passed by a landslide, keeping money for bus service the mayor wanted to cut.
“According to records recently released by the Seattle Police Department (SPD), a detective working for SPD signed up for and used facial recognition app Clearview AI, which appears to be in violation of the City of Seattle’s Surveillance Ordinance.”
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