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Seattle Politics This Week, March 2, 2009

Seattle Politics This Week, March 2, 2009

By Keith Vance
March 02, 2009

The only meetings scheduled for this week will be Tuesday's Transportation committee and Thursday's Finance and Budget committee.

The Transportation meeting will deal with the completion of the Burke-Gilman trail and land acquisitions. Also on the agenda is: "Accepting deeds for street and/or alley purposes and easements for sidewalk purposes; establishing, laying off, and widening portions of the following rights-of-way." To see which areas the committee will be discussing, download the full agenda here.

The Finance meeting will discuss: "Authorizing the Fleets and Facilities Department Director to execute a lease agreement with 2915 Fourth LLC, a Washington limited liability company, for office, display and classroom space at 2915 4th Avenue South in Seattle. Presenters: Fleets and Facilities staff; Kieu-Anh King, Council Central Staff." Download the full agenda here.

One is left only to guess what Mayor Greg Nickels is up to. Requests to the mayor's office were unanswered.

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