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Urban Politics #10: Initiative #16 “Bring it on Home” Rally

February 9th, 1997

Initiative #16 “Bring it on Home” Rally at Kane Hall, Univ. of Washington, 10 AM, this saturday, Feb. 15th. Parking available in the underground garage located beneath the campus plaza off of 15th Ave. NE. The Total Experience Gospel Choir will perform and elected public officials will address the rally. A total of 60,000 signatures are needed by 2/25. We have about 45,000 this last push will put us over the top. Petitions will be distributed to all attending so that we can go out and gather signatures afterwards on Saturday and Sunday at grocery stores and other locations throughout King County. We are asking for a $16 contribution at the door but a contribution of any size would be appreciated. For more information on where to pick initiatives or where to collect signatures, please call Citizens for More Important Things at 528-8457.


Urban Politics #8: Initiative #16 Status – Bonding Of Stadiums

January 5th, 1997

Initiative 16 by Citizens for More Important Things is now circulating for signatures. A rally at the Edgewater Inn was attended by over 500 supporters. The initiative will require voter approval of county bond issues in excess of $50,000,000 for constructing or remodeling buildings. This will force the county to obtain voter approval for the new Mariner’s and Seahawk’s stadiums.