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Councilmember Rasmussen: Yes on Prop 1 would improve public transportation

Meeting also featured Commissioner Gregoire, new SDOT director

By Gwen Davis

The Delridge Neighborhoods District Council meeting on Wed. featured the council's Kerry Wade, the Port of Seattle commissioner Courtney Gregoire, Seattle City Councilmember Tom Rasmussen and the director of Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT), Scott Kubly.

"We have a great lineup for tonight," said Mat McBride, chair of the council.

Here are the takeaways:

-> Gregoire said a three-year study will begin to improve the Port of Seattle. The port also needs to have conversations with the port of Tacoma. It will be a race-to-the-bottom if otherwise. "We need to generate more market share, and we need to think about how can we do this collectively," she said. "I'm optimistic that we'll come out as a strong region."

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