#Seattle’s #surveillance contractor has history of illegal sales, bribery, worrying #privacy advocates
Big Gulch Park in Mukilteo, Washington, about a half hour north of #Seattle. I had not been there in several years, and @duske had never been there before. Temps were perfect for outdoor exertion, and the park was mostly empty.
While the trail did get a bit squishy (muddy) at lower levels, overall the woods were dry and verdant.
from #Seattle Weather Blog on birbsite: while changeable, planning for 2"-4" of snow this week is a decent bet.
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The CEO of PCC is trying to get the mayor to exempt grocery workers from hazard pay, after stopping that benefit back in July for employees.
Please join the demand that PCC reinstate hazard pay for ALL essential workers in all PCC stores and publicly withdraw their request to the #Seattle Mayor and City Council.
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The Trump administration Wednesday removed more than 3 million acres of #PNW land from the protected habitat of the northern spotted owl, 15 times the amount it had previously proposed opening to the timber industry.
Avoid all beaches around the #Seattle area, that power outage from the wind storm caused a NASTY sewage spill.
Wa Na Wari is dedicated to the cultivation and presentation of Black artistry locally. Wa Na Wari is offering three 1-month long residencies in the Wa Na Wari house where a visual artist can work and create new visual #artwork
***The application deadline is 11:59p.m., Monday, January 11, 2021.
Good Monday Morning, #Seattle!
It's been confirmed by multiple sightings over the holidays that there is a *cougar* actively doing cougar-things in the Discovery Park-Magnolia neighborhood.
More info and safety tips, esp if you have small children or walk a dog in that area:
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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.
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