Department of Neighborhoods Is Looking for Equity Champions!

 Be an Equity Champion:  Apply for the Community Involvement Commission


Do you have ideas about how our City government can better engage with residents?

Do you want to be a catalyst for positive change in your community?

We have a new opportunity that could help you reach those goals! We are looking for people from all over Seattle to step up and help guide the City toward more equitable and inclusive community involvement.

Our newly created Community Involvement Commission will be comprised of 16 equity champions who will work to ensure that our City departments are creating and implementing equitable engagement strategies that lead to more relevant and impactful public participation.

We are taking applications now and anyone can apply! Applications and general information are available in seven different languages at

The deadline for applications is Wednesday, March 1 by 5pm.

See all about it in this emailed announcement.  Get ready to mark your calendar!  If you have feedback or news tips, please reach out to Sam Read  at