Category Archives: Sammamish Comment

Council returns Sept. 5 to take up traffic, concurrency

This is six pages when printed. The Sammamish City Council returns Sept. 5 from its August recess with traffic and concurrency the No. 1 priority and the No. 1 item on the agenda. City Manager Lyman Howard will present a … Continue reading

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Primary results certified for November City Council election

King County Elections today certified the results of the Aug. 1 primary, in which three of the four seats for Sammamish City Council were on the ballot. The fourth seat only had two candidates and were not subject to the … Continue reading

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Ross, Indapure, Stuart, Robinson win; Moran, Howe projected to win; 45th LD goes as expected

Chris Ross and Pam Stuart ended primary night with sweeping victories for the Sammamish City Council, The Sammamish Comment projects. Rituja Indapure and John Robinson are also winners, The Comment projects. Ross and Indapure are running for Position 5. Stuart and Robinson … Continue reading

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Election day for Sammamish City Council primary

It’s election day for the Sammamish City Council primary. Mail-in ballots must be post-marked today; there is a drop-in ballot at the Sammamish City Hall. The first results will be posted by King County Elections about 8:15  8:30 pm; Sammamish … Continue reading

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Primary vote tomorrow: our recommendations

The primary vote for Sammamish City Council is tomorrow. Three people are running for each of Postions 3, 5 and 7. Only two will advance to the general election in November. Our recommendations for those who we believe would best … Continue reading

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The inside story of how traffic and concurrency became “the No. 1 issue in Sammamish:” failure, success of government

Update, July 25, 2017: The reporter for the Issaquah/Sammamish Reporter has been transferred to sister papers in the Bothell-Kenmore area. A Special Report This is seven pages when printed. By Scott Hamilton Analysis Traffic and concurrency in Sammamish is a … Continue reading

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City Council, in rebuke of Administration, staff, consultants, votes in-depth review of traffic

“This is the No. 1 priority of Sammamish citizens.”–Tom Hornish. City’s road program has been to “urbanize” streets, not ease congestion. Administration attempted to discredit Mullor study. Mullor credited with starting important conversation by Council Members. In what can only … Continue reading

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