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The Seattle Channel covers many of the Mayor's event and press conferences. To find out what the Mayor's been up to recently check out the videos below.

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Press Event: Grand Opening of 2nd Ave. Bike Lane 9/8/2014
Celebrate the grand opening of the first downtown protected bike lane with Mayor Murray, Seattle City Councilmembers and city officials.

Mayor`s Press Conference: Education and Early Learning 9/2/2014
Mayor Murray, along with Council President Tim Burgess and others, proposes a Department of Education and Early Learning.

2014 Mayor`s Arts Awards 8/29/2014
Mayor Ed Murray honors recipients of the 2014 Mayor`s Arts Awards.

Mayor`s Press Conference: Weyerhaeuser 8/26/2014
Mayor Murray and neighborhood leaders comment on Weyerhaeuser`s decision to move to Pioneer Square.

Find It - Fix It Community Walk: Lake City 8/25/2014
City leaders join residents and business owners on a walk through the Lake City neighborhood.

Mayor`s Press Conference: Parks Superintendent 8/20/2014
Mayor Murray thanks Christopher Williams, Acting Superintendent of Parks and Recreation for the past four years, who is stepping down to the role of Deputy Superintendent. Williams is returning to his previous role with the department as he manages some personal health issues. The Mayor will conduct a national search to find a new leader for the Parks and Recreation Department. The search is underway and will be completed by January of 2015.

Mayor`s Press Conference: Utility Discount Program 8/13/2014
Mayor Ed Murray provides an update on the City of Seattle`s efforts to promote affordability by increasing enrollment in the Utility Discount Program.

Find It - Fix It Community Walk: Rainier Beach 8/12/2014
City leaders join residents and business owners on a walk through the Rainier Beach neighborhood.

Mayor`s Media Availability: Broadband and Internet policy update 8/5/2014
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announces that, as part of his three-point plan for more and better broadband service in the Seattle, he will send legislation to City Council that will bring more competition to the marketplace and more access to service especially in neighborhoods that are currently under-served.

Mayor`s Media Availability 7/30/2014
Mayor Murray speaks with the media about SPD staff changes, Find-it Fix-it Walks, Night Out and the primary. He also took general questions from the media.

Find It - Fix It Community Walk: Rainier Ave. and Genesee 7/29/2014
City leaders join residents and business owners on a walk through the Rainier Ave. and Genesee neighborhood.

Find It - Fix It Community Walk: Rainier Beach Station Plaza 7/22/2014
City leaders join residents and business owners on a walk through the Rainier Beach Station Plaza neighborhood.

Mayor`s Media Availability: Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs (OIRA) Director 7/15/2014
Mayor Murray announced Cuc Vu as his choice to lead the City`s Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs (OIRA). In her new role as Director of the Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs, Vu brings her life experience as a refugee who knows the stigma of food stamps and the prestige of an Ivy League school, as well as 12 years of experience working on immigrant and refugee affairs as an advocate, issue organizer and non-profit founder and executive.

Find It - Fix It Community Walk: Orcas and MLK 7/8/2014
City leaders join residents and business owners on a walk through the neighborhood.

Mayor`s Event: Find It - Fix It Community Walk 7/2/2014
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray kicked off the first in a series of `Find it, Fix it` Community Walks on Wednesday July 2nd at 23rd and James. On this walk, other city and community leaders, along with residents, joined Murray to walk and point out physical disorders and discussed how best to solve them. The primary focus was on graffiti removal, street lighting issues, litter and garbage clean-up and more.

Mayor`s Media Availability: SDOT Director 7/2/2014
Mayor Ed Murray announces Scott Kubly as Director of the Department of Transportation. The Mayor also speaks about City Light and public safety with Police Chief Kathleen O`Toole.

Mayor Murray signs Preschool Program Legislation 6/27/2014
Murray signed the Seattle Preschool Program legislation, placing it on the November 4 General Election ballot.

Ask the Mayor: Summer 2014 6/26/2014
Mayor Murray sits down with host Brian Callanan to discuss city issues such as transportation, minimum wage and City Light. Then Seattle`s new Police Chief Kathleen O`Toole joins the discussion during the second half of the show to talk about public safety, her priorities for the job and the Mayor`s Summer of Safety plan. Tune in for the lively discussion before a live audience at New Holly`s Gathering Hall in South Seattle.

Mayor`s Ethnic Media Availability: Public Safety 6/25/2014
The Mayor sits down with ethnic media to answer questions surrounding public safety in Seattle.

June Coffee Hour with Mayor Ed Murray 6/23/2014
Mayor Ed Murray joins Central Area Senior Citizens for a conversation about healthy aging, legal and planning issues, and more.

Mayor`s Press Conference: For-hire industry 6/16/2014
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray was joined by Seattle City Councilmembers and for-hire industry representatives to announce a historic agreement that provides a framework to enable all parties in the for-hire industry to compete fairly to serve the needs of the public.

Mayor`s Press Conference: Kate Joncas as Deputy Mayor 6/11/2014
Mayor Murray announces that Kate Joncas, of the Downtown Seattle Association, will become Deputy Mayor of Operations.

Mayor`s Media Availability: Gun Violence Update 6/6/2014
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray updates the city on the latest developments from recent episodes of gun violence.

Mayor Murray Signs New Minimum Wage 6/3/2014
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray signs the new minimum wage.

Mayor`s Media Availability: Police Chief Nominee 5/19/2014
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray selects Kathleen O`Toole as his nominee for chief of the Seattle Police Department.

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