Mayor Mike McGinn


Seattle Mayor Appoints New Police Commission

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn has named the 15 members of a new commission to help guide changes at the police department in response to a Justice Department investigation.

CBS Seattle–01/14/2013

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Mayor To Seattle Gun Owners: Turn In Your Piece, Get $100 From Amazon

The Seattle-based online retailer is kicking in $30,000 to start the gun buyback program announced Tuesday by Mayor Mike McGinn and other city leaders to reduce firearms in the community.

CBS Seattle–01/09/2013

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Macklemore, Others Help Raise 12th Man Flag [Video]

Seattle’s Macklemore and other area musicians helped Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn raise the Seahawks’ 12th Man Flag above the Space Needle on Friday morning.

CBS Seattle–01/04/2013

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Mayor McGinn Makes Playoff Bet With D.C. Mayor

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn tweeted Wednesday that he has made a friendly bet with Washington, D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray over Sunday’s playoff game between the Seahawks and Redskins.

CBS Seattle–01/02/2013

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Seattle Adds Partner To Develop Computing Network

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn says the city has reached an agreement with a broadband developer to build out its fiber network for high-speed computing for homes, businesses and services.

CBS Seattle–12/13/2012

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Seattle Arbor Day Celebration Invites You on October 20

On Saturday, October 20, you and your family are invited to join Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn celebrate Arbor Day and plant new trees!


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Legislation Signed On Seattle Arena Deal

King County Executive Dow Constantine and Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn signed legislation Tuesday on the funding plan for construction of an arena that could be used to lure the NBA back to Seattle.

CBS Seattle–10/16/2012

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City Garbage Customers To Get $10 Credit

Seattle residents will get a $10 credit on their next waste bill as a result of a settlement between the city and Waste Management following an eight-day strike that stopped collections.

CBS Seattle–09/25/2012

Seattle SuperSonics

Arena Deal Reached By City Council

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn has issued a statement late Monday night saying he welcomes the news that the Seattle City Council has decided to support bringing basketball back to Seattle.

CBS Seattle–09/12/2012

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Seattle, Federal Officials Agree To Police Reforms

Seattle officials have agreed to an independent monitor and court oversight of the city’s police department as part of a deal with the Justice Department following a report that found officers routinely used excessive force.