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Sammamish Council Position 3 candidate statements

The three candidates for Sammamish City Council Position 3 responded to an initial round of questions from Sammamish Comment.

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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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2003 City Council election flips from 4-3 conservative majority to 6-1 “green” Council

The 2003 Sammamish election presented an opportunity to shift the balance of power from a Republican-conservative leaning City Council to a Democratic-left-of-center membership. As the election season approached, the Council was generally, though not reliably, split 4-3. Ken Kilroy, Ron … Continue reading

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So long, Sammamish—sort of

Personal message from Scott Hamilton, Editor of Sammamish Comment. After 20 years, two months and 10 days, I have moved from Sammamish. For my wife, Gail Twelves, it’s been one month short of 16 years. We’ve moved to Bainbridge Island, … Continue reading

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Lake Trail overhangs Sammamish politics for 20 years

This is about 10 pages when printed. June 5, 2016: Development of the East Lake Sammamish Trail has been an overhang of Sammamish politics for 20 years. It was a dominate factor in the first City Council race 1999 and … Continue reading

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