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Bridging the Gap: The Full Story Told by Those Who Were There- Panel presentation happens Monday


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The Southwest Seattle Historical Society is presenting “Bridging the Gap: The Full Story Told by Those Who Were There,” a free panel presentation at Hotwire Coffeehouse on Monday July 14.

The event will include Charles Royer, former Seattle mayor; Bob Royer, former Seattle deputy mayor; Tom Rasmussen, current Seattle City Council member and former aide to then-Seattle City Council member Jeanette Williams; Phyllis Lamphere, former Seattle City Council member; attorney Gerry Johnson, former aide to U.S. Sen. Warren Magnuson; Jack Block, former Port of Seattle commissioner; Bruce Wasell and Tom Mahoney, former Seattle Engineering Department project engineers for the bridge, and Terry Finn, former editor of the West Seattle Herald.

The event runs from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., and the venue will be the Hotwire Online Coffeehouse courtyard, 4410 California Ave. S.W.

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