350 Seattle Supports Equity-focused Congestion Pricing

350 Seattle Supports Equity-focused Congestion Pricing

Mayor Durkan announced a study of congestion pricing on Wednesday. We support this study, and strongly urge a bottom-line focus on equity, including consultation with low-income communities. Done right, congestion pricing puts the burden of cost on higher-income...
Dear Mayor Durkan…

Dear Mayor Durkan…

 .   .  Dear Mayor Durkan: Congratulations! We look forward to working with you to make Seattle a world-class city that’s leading boldly on climate, transportation, and livability. The city is at a crossroads: can we preserve and foster socioeconomic diversity, or...

Amazon, Seattle, & the Planet*

Amazon, and Seattle, Are Falling Behind on Climate Action In 2013, Seattle adopted a Climate Action Plan with a target of carbon neutrality by 2050. A year later, Amazon committed to reaching 100% renewable energy at an unspecified future date. In 2017, shortly after...

ADU EIS

The City of Seattle is currently formulating an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for changes to Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) regulations.  The EIS will study two alternatives.   Alternative 1 requires off-street parking for ADUs and...

Our task is huge.

As many of you know, 350 Seattle is on the Steering Committee of the Alliance for Jobs & Clean Energy (AJCE). This is not something we entered into lightly–we knew there would be a tension between such a beautifully broad coalition, so-called political...