Category Archives: Klahanie

Reichert’s retirement long overdue

The news last week that US Rep. Dave Reichert will retire is welcome, and overdue, news. Reichert, a Republican, has been the 8th Congressional District Congressman for 14 years. The 8th includes Sammamish, other Eastside suburbs, Southern King County and … Continue reading

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Primary precinct voting analysis for Sammamish

The precinct analysis of the August 1 primary in Sammamish yielded few surprises, but it gives the City its first look at how the Greater Klahanie area votes. Klahanie was annexed into Sammamish in January 2015, but the City Council … Continue reading

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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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Sammamish manipulates traffic counts to approve development, study charges

Update, ┬áJune 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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Mullor withdraws; Candidate statements for Sammamish Council Position 1

Miki Mullor withdrew his candidacy yesterday from Position 1 for the Sammamish City Council. This means there are 12 candidates seeking four Sammamish City Council positions, each of the seats will have a primary in the Aug. 1 election. With … Continue reading

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13 candidates seek 4 Sammamish City Council positions

Thirteen candidates filed for four positions on the Sammamish City Council, the most since 1999 when 40 people filed for seven positions for the first Council.   This means there will be primary races in the August election for each … Continue reading

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Candidate deadline May 19 for Sammamish City Council, others/Update

Friday, May 19, is the final day for filing as a candidate for Sammamish City Council and other positions in this off-year election. Filing begins on Monday, May 15. Four seats in Sammamish are up for election, and each incumbent … Continue reading

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