Advocacy at Neighborhood House
The Board of Directors at Neighborhood House has taken the following three positions that are on the November 2020 ballot:
- Support of Referundum 90 that upholds the new Washington state law requiring all public schools to teach age-appropriate, inclusive, comprehensive sexual health education to K-12 students.
- Support of King County Proposition 1, a $1.74 billion 20-year bond that will provide health and safety improvements at Harborview Medical Center, including increasing critical health care capacity, updating and expanding modern infection control standards, and expanding capacity for behavioral health needs.
- Support of City of Seattle Proposition 1, which renews and modifies an expiring measure in order to provide $39 million annually over six years for critical transit investments like essential bus service, creating affordability for riders, addressing the West Seattle transportation crisis head on, and ensuring our transit system is efficient and reliable.
See other measures Neighborhood House has supported in 2019-2020: