On November 10th and November 18th, the Seattle City Council is hosting a second public hearing on its 2022 budget — and We Are In needs your support to advance the King County Regional Homelessness Authority’s (KCHRA) priorities!
To make your voice heard, We Are In is asking its members to submit public comments. You can submit written public comments in support of the KCRHA’s priorities by emailing all nine Councilmembers at email@example.com or contacting them individually. To provide verbal public comment, you can sign up beginning at 3:30pm on Wednesday, November 10th here.
See below for language you can use when submitting written or verbal testimony. It is critically important that the 2022 budget reflects a regional approach to ending homelessness. Thank you for your support! :
|Dear Councilmember [Name],
Thank you for the opportunity to comment on the City of Seattle’s 2022 budget. [Optional: 1-2 sentences introducing yourself]. I am a Seattle resident and a strong supporter of We Are In and the King County Regional Homelessness Authority’s equitable, common-sense, collaborative, long-term, and regional solutions to ending homelessness. I am reaching out to endorse the King County Regional Homelessness Authority’s request for inclusion of the following in the 2022 budget:
Thank you for your time and commitment to ending homelessness in our region.
Thank you for reaching out to your Councilmembers, and please let us know if you have any questions.