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Quit remarking bicycle lanes and slowing traffic

I have written the mayor and city complaining about the reductions in traffic lanes from the Magnolia district to the I-5 Freeway entrances. I objected to the reduction On Mercer Street access from 3 lanes in each direction to accomodate the Paul Allen wishes at the South end of Lake Union and the reduction on Nickerson Street from two lanes in each direction to one lane in each direction and bicycle paths. The responses... more »

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Library Furloug

Have a 2nd furlough week for libraries during a low-use period such as between Christmas and New Years. The $650,000 savings generated could pay for 10-12 professional librarians so that higher quality library services could be provided year round, and there could be professional librarians at each branch.

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public safety

start thinking about licensing bicycles, all bike riders should have to have a course on traffic laws in order to get a license or an endorsdment fo teir driers license-- all bike riders should have to have a bike license on their bike , say 20 dollars a year for those over 18 and 5 dollars a year for those from 13 to 18 and under 13, no fee but have to register and get a license plate on the bike. The bike clubs could... more »

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tax the rich

5% city tax on any income over $1,000,000 for a couple, $500,000 for an individual.

 

CLOSE THE INCOME GAP

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