Historic turnover possible in this year's Seattle City Council elections

knkx.org - 05-13


There are more than 50 candidates running for a seat on the Seattle City Council. The filing deadline for the primary is May 17. Crosscut city reporter David Kroman has been covering the race and tells Morning Edition host Kirsten Kendrick that the high turnout is driven by two factors: opportunity and unhappiness with the council's current performance.