Media Contact: Jacque Coe, APR
Seattle Hospitality for Progress
Announces Early Endorsements for
2019 Seattle City Council Primary Elections
Endorsements Represent the Voice of Seattle Hotels and Restaurants
SEATTLE –Seattle Hospitality for Progress has announced early endorsements for the 2019 primary elections.
Seattle Hospitality for Progress–political arm of the Seattle Hotel Association and the Seattle Restaurant Alliance–represents members in neighborhoods throughout Seattle.
This year, Seattle voters will determine the makeup of the Seattle City Council with seven of the nine seats on the November ballot.
2019 Seattle City Council Primary Early Endorsements:
District 1: Phil Tavel
District 3: Egan Orion
District 4: Alex Pedersen
District 6: Jay Fathi & Heidi Wills
District 7: Michael George & Jim Pugel
Issues of importance to the hotel and restaurant industry include the need for effective, data-driven solutions to the region’s homelessness crisis; addressing public safety and civility issues; and accountability in city spending.
Most of all, Seattle Hospitality for Progress wants what Seattle voters want; a city council which will focus on addressing the most pressing issues impacting residents in each of the seven districts and deliver results.