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City Inside/Out: What should Seattle do with its surplus land?
City Inside/Out: Seattle's Surplus Land
11/9/201828:35

POLL: What should the city do with its surplus land?

Seattle has an affordability crisis - and lots of unused city-owned land. Should the surplus properties be sold to the highest bidder or given away to help develop affordable housing? How can communities of color avoid being displaced? And what does "affordable" mean? 

Guests: 

Teresa Mosqueda, Seattle City Council

James Madden, senior program director, Enterprise Community Partners

Leslie Morishita, real estate development director, InterIm CDA

Estela Ortega, executive director, El Centro de la Raza

Cindy Proctor, VP, Beacon Development Group

Katie Wilson, Mercer Mega Block Alliance

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