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Elections

The Woman Behind City Council Districts: “Everything In The World Is A Business”

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Courtesy of Seattle District Now
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In this last round of elections, Seattle voters approved Charter Amendment 19, creating districting for Seattle City Council members.

Ross Reynolds talks with Faye Garneau, the woman who started working on a reform to elect Seattle City Council members by neighborhood districts in 1995 and didn’t give up until voters approved it this year.