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City Inside/OutSeattle is a vibrant and complex city, and the Seattle Channel's City Inside/Out with Brian Callanan brings you thoughtful, in-depth reports and discussions about important local issues every week.

Brian Callanan is a 18-year veteran of broadcast journalism -- all in the Pacific Northwest. From 2000-2011, Callanan was a reporter and anchor for Q13 FOX News. Over his career, Callanan has won an Emmy and has earned several other awards from the Society for Professional Journalists and the National Press Photographer's Association. He's the host of the Seattle Channel's award-winning public affairs programs: City Inside/Out and City Inside/Out: Council Edition.

City Inside/Out: Safe Injection Sites?
City Inside/Out: Safe Injection Sites?
12/1/201729:29

POLL: Should Seattle have a safe injection site?

Last year, 332 people in King County died from overdosing, mostly from opioids like heroin and prescription drugs. Is creating a safe injection site where addicts can use illegal drugs under medical supervision the right solution? Do these sites save lives or create a public-safety problem? Seattle plans to open the country's first safe injection site next year, but opponents are pushing back with a major legal challenge.

Guests:
Corri Durant, Victim's Sister
Josh Freed, Sponsor, Initiative 27
Chloe Gale, Co-Director, REACH
Rob Johnson, Seattle City Council
Mikel Kowalcyk/Case Manager, REACH
Dr. Joe Merrill, UW Professor & Harborview Physician
Michael Roberts, Victim's Father & Co-Founder, Amber's H.O.P.E.
Gretchen Taylor, Neighborhood Safety Alliance of Seattle

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