Tag: Fremont Solstice Parade

Urban Politics #112: Special Events Taskforce Report

August 1st, 2001

As Chair of the Culture Arts and Parks Committee I strongly support the Taskforce’s recommendations to better fund the Special Events Committee and streamline the City’s assistance efforts. Their report clearly stated that “special events help build a sense of belonging and community pride…” and that the “City of Seattle nurture and support events that build our community.”


Urban Politics #110: Council Member Nick Licata As Himself, or, How I Was Busted For Riding A Bike, With Clothes On

June 17th, 2001

I was busted for riding a bike in the Fremont Parade, with clothes on. It is not what you think, but it is a story that reminds me of that Boy Scout motto “Always be Prepared”. I wasn’t.