Sound Transit 3: Comments on the current draft extended till Monday May 2 @ 5PM. http://soundtransit3.org/survey
A draft is available for review of the $50 billion Sound Transit 3 long-range plan to extend light rail from Everett to Tacoma, to the Eastside, and with links from downtown to Ballard and West Seattle (http://soundtransit3.org/draft-plan#map). Voters will be asked to approve the plan in November 2016.
A series of seven public meetings around the region starts on April 19:
ACTION NEEDED: Support Councilmember Lisa Herbold’s proposal to Preserve Existing Affordable Housing!
From Lisa Herbold’s blog:
I believe that the City’s plan for growth must include dedicated funding for a new preservation strategy to reduce displacement and minimize the loss of affordable housing. My office will continue its work with community partners to develop program policies, including a case study and to discuss with my colleagues on the Council the pros and cons of different dedicated revenue sources in addition to the Housing Bond and Growth Fund.