Video from yesterday’s Income Inequality Symposium

Income Inequality Symposium

If you missed yesterday’s Income Inequality Symposium, you can watch it here! You can also see what was talked about on social media via our Storify collection of the event. Welcome and Keynote Remarks (56 minutes): Panel #1 (42 minutes): Panels #2 & #3 (86 minutes): Read more »

Video from last night’s Ask the Mayor

Ask the Mayor

Thank you to everyone who joined us last night for Mayor Murray’s first recording of Seattle Channel’s Ask the Mayor. We had great questions from the show’s first ever live audience, as well as great questions from many of you on Twitter. The first half was a general Q&A from the audience and the second […] Read more »

Video from last night’s hearing on Minimum Wage and Income Inequality

Minimum Wage public hearing

Last night, the City Council Committee on Minimum Wage and Income Inequality, and the Mayor’s Income Inequality Advisory Committee held a public hearing on raising the city’s minimum wage. Full video of the nearly four-hour long hearing is available below. If you were unable to attend the hearing and provide your testimony, you can do […] Read more »

Mayor Murray talks police reforms, Neighborhood Summit and more with Angela King

Mayor Murray and Angela King taping CityStream

Mayor Murray was interviewed this week for Seattle Channel’s Emmy-winning feature magazine show CityStream by host Angela King. The Mayor discussed his administration’s priorities, the upcoming Neighborhood Summit, and what he’s looking forward to the most in the next four years. Listing police reform as his top priority, the Mayor also highlighted his goal of […] Read more »

State of the City at 2 p.m. today

The Mayor delivers his Inaugural speech

At 2 p.m. today in Council Chambers, Mayor Ed Murray will deliver the annual State of the City speech. You can watch the live broadcast here and, if you’d like to follow along on social media, we’ll be using the hashtag #SOTC. Read more »

Mayor Murray announces new waterfront department

Mayor Murray sits down with Crosscut's Bryan Johnson

Crosscut’s Bryan Johnson sat down with the Mayor in an exclusive interview to discuss how to make sure waterfront projects fit together, what his biggest frustration in office has been and the status of changes to the police department. The major topic of conversation was the waterfront, including what the Mayor intends to do about […] Read more »

Mayor Murray on the Today Show

Mayor Murray on the Today Show

Mayor Murray also joined Mayor Hancock on the Today Show this morning to announce a national-level Super Bowl wager, this time for a service project in the winning city. The losing mayor will visit the winning mayor’s city for a day of service which will be organized by Americorps. Mayor Murray also predicted a 24-14 […] Read more »