Washington Can’t Wait State Legislative Preview and Lobbying Tips

A legislative preview for 2022 session with special emphasis on the Washington Can't Wait campaign to reform growth management for climate, equity, and housing affordability. Who: Hosted by Share The Cities Action Fund, Futurewise, and The Urbanist, with special guests including King County Council President Claudia Balducci and Rep. Liz Berry (D-Seattle). What: Legislative preview, […]

Urbanist Meetup with State Traffic Engineer Dongho Chang

In December, we have a special treat as traffic safety rockstar Dongho Chang will join us and our transportation reporter Ryan Packer is moderating a QnA. Chang spent nine years as City Traffic Engineer at the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT), but in July he announced his departure to accept a post at State Traffic […]

State Legislative Preview Urbanist Meetup with Rep. Macri and Sen. Saldaña

State Rep. Nicole Macri (D-Seattle, 43rd) and State Senator Rebecca Saldaña (D-Seattle, 37th) will join us for a state legislative preview the week before session starts. Hear what legislation is planned and what these two leading lawmakers hope to accomplish. Rep. Macri was elected in 2016 and is a respected leader on housing issues. She […]