CNC Letter to City Councilmember Tim Burgess, Chair, Affordable Housing, Neighborhoods & Finance Committee of 8/13/2016

Greetings District Councils and member organizations....please see attached letter sent from the CNC to the Affordable Housing, Neighborhoods & Finance Committee, Chaired by Councilmember Burgess.

As a followup to earlier talking points, we suggest each District Council take the following action::

  1. Contact your City Councilmember tomorrow to schedule a meeting to discuss this matter; (CNC Exec Committee members are happy to join you);
  2. Request Burgess' Committee to respond ASAP to the CNC letter and let them know your District Council's  and member additional concerns;
  3. Blast the CNC letter to your members / constituents and urgently request they forward with their comments and concerns -- (invite them to circulate widely and post to ALL Social Media...)
  4. Attend this Wednesdays' City Council, Affordable Housing, Neighborhoods & Finance Committee Meeting to make public comment; (the Neighborhood Matching Fund, Large Projects Fund presentation will occur by DoN at this meeting), which is a perfect time to provide input -- Link to agenda below:

http://seattle.legistar.com/DepartmentDetail.aspx?ID=32459&GUID=CC0E112A-0B69-45BB-A9BA-73FD2FA34678&Search=

Collateral:

More information to follow....wanted to get this letter into your hands ASAP.

Thank you for all you do for Seattle neighborhoods!

City Neighborhood Council