Category Archives: King County

Ballots coming, check out Candidate Questionnaires

Ballots for the Nov. 7 election arrive this week. Sammamish citizens will be voting for four positions for City Council, one for the King County Council District 3 and a special election for the balance of the State Senator for … Continue reading

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King County Council Dist. 3: John Murphy Questionnaire

Candidate Questionnaire, King County Council District 3 Candidate Name John Murphy Your Current Occupation, and the duration in this position: Attorney at law, Murphy Law Group (2002–Present) Vice President, M2 Consulting & Resource Group (2002–Present) Distance Learning Instructor—Fire and Emergency … Continue reading

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King County Council Dist. 3: Kathy Lambert Questionnaire

Candidate Questionnaire, King County Council District 3 Candidate Name: Kathy Lambert Your Current Occupation, and the duration in this position: King County Council Member, District 3 Your Campaign Website: http://www.kathylambert.com/ Your Campaign Email: No response General Questions

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Sammamish Transportation Plan balloons to $165m; Klahanie project now $45m

The new Six-Year Transportation Improvement Plan approved by the Sammamish City Council Tuesday boosts projects costs to $165.36m. This figure includes the cost of the projects that start within the six-year TIP period but continue beyond into a date not … Continue reading

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King County sues Sammamish again over Lake Trail

King County filed a new lawsuit June 14 against Sammamish over the long-running legal battle over development of the East Lake Sammamish Trail. This time, it’s over Sammamish’s threat to block construction at two trail/road intersections in the Southern portion … Continue reading

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Outraged, shocked, surprised about Sammamish cooking the books on concurrency? I’m not.

The City Council meeting tonight at 6:30p will undoubtedly discuss the Mullor Study. The study may be accessed here. Commentary By Scott Hamilton The news yesterday that Sammamish has been using outdated traffic counts, mostly from 2012 but some from … Continue reading

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Sammamish manipulates traffic counts to approve development, study charges

Update,  June 6: The City Council meets tonight and this topic will come up. The meeting begins at 6:30pm at City Hall; Public Comment is scheduled about 7:25pm. Mullor’s study may be accessed here. Original post, June 5: Sammamish manipulated … Continue reading

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