FROM THE OFFICE OF THE MAYOR
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Contact: Jason Kelly, Mayor’s Office Press Secretary, 206.684.8379
Jeff Reading, Mayor’s Office Communications Director, 206.684.3952
City invites neighbors to participate in sixth ‘Find It, Fix It’ Community Walk
SEATTLE (Aug. 21, 2014) – Seattle Mayor Ed Murray’s ‘Find It, Fix It’ Community Walk, focused on several crime hotspots, makes its way to a sixth neighborhood in Seattle on Monday, Aug. 25.
At the walks, community residents, police, and city officials walk together to identify physical disorder and solve it. As a result of these walks, Seattle City Light, the Seattle Department of Transportation, the Department of Planning and Development, and Seattle Public Utilities have worked – and continue to work – to make improvements in Seattle’s neighborhoods. Watch videos, view photos and read actions taken as a result of these walks at: http://murray.seattle.gov/finditfixit
The next Find It, Fix It Community Walk:
Monday, Aug. 25, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
NE 125th & 30th St NE
Meet at the Lake City Mini Park (Map)
7 – 7:15 p.m.
Short program featuring Mayor Ed Murray, City Councilmember Bruce Harrell, Sen. David Frockt, Seattle Chief of Police Kathleen O’Toole, and department representatives.
7:15 – 8:30 p.m.
Walk commences along the following route:
• Head East on NE 125th
• North on 33rd Ave NE
• West on NE 130th St
• South on 30th Ave NE
• West on NE 127th St
• South on 28th Ave NE
• East on NE 125th St
Walk concludes and department representatives are available for follow-up questions.
Future ‘Find It, Fix It’ walks will be held on Sept. 11th in the International District and on Sept. 17th on Capitol Hill.
For more information on Murray’s public safety strategy for Seattle, visit http://www.seattle.gov/mayor/public-safety-strategy-for-seattle.