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Baughman for Sammamish City Council Position 1

Sammamish Comment endorses Mark Baughman for Sammamish City Council Position 1. Baughman (pronounced Boff-man) is a newcomer to Sammamish public service. His profession in development may seem to be blasphemous to the Sammamish residents who cringe at the clear-cutting, road-congested … Continue reading

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Recommendations for Council begin tomorrow

Sammamish Comment will begin making its recommendations tomorrow for the Sammamish City Council and King County Council District 3 elections Nov. 7. There are four City Council seats up for election, Positions 1, 3, 5 and 7. Here’s how The Comment proceeded to … Continue reading

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In rarity, Sammamish voters have eight good choices

Sammamish Comment begins publishing its endorsements for Sammamish City Council on Wednesday. Position 1 is followed by 3, 5 and 7 through Saturday. How we arrived at our decisions will be explained tomorrow. For the first time since Sammamish was … Continue reading

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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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“City Hall will not be the same;” reactions to the emergency building moratorium in Sammamish

The surprise move Tuesday by the Sammamish City Council to adopt an emergency building moratorium was about more than creating a pause to understand how traffic concurrency became an enabler of development rather than a control mechanism. It was a … Continue reading

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Sammamish City Council Position 7 Questionnaires today

Today Sammamish Comment publishes the candidate questionnaires of Position 7 for City Council. Position 5 was yesterday, Position 3 the day before and Position 1 on Monday. Position 7 The candidates for Position 7 are John Robinson and Pam Stuart. The candidate … Continue reading

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Sammamish City Council Candidate Questionnaires start today

Today Sammamish Comment publishes the candidate questionnaires of Position 1 for City Council. Positions 3, 5 and 7 follow this week in sequence. Position 1 The candidates for Position 1 are Mark Baughman and Jason Ritchie. The candidate responses are printed verbatim. The … Continue reading

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