kids and cops Section

LETTER: ‘An Ounce of Prevention…’ regarding ‘Kids and Cops’ Initiative

LETTER: ‘An Ounce of Prevention…’ regarding ‘Kids and Cops’ Initiative

I supported “Cops and Kids” initiative especially the “Kids” portion of the initiative. The reason is simple: An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. The Highline School District is a... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s Replace ‘Kids and Cops’ with ‘Pets and Cops’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s Replace ‘Kids and Cops’ with ‘Pets and Cops’

To all members of Burien’s governing body: I wanted to speak to the cancellation or indefinite postponement of the Kids and Cops initiative. I think this is an opportunity for the council to demonstrate... [Read more]

BREAKING: Burien City Council pulls back from ‘Kids & Cops’ plan

BREAKING: Burien City Council pulls back from ‘Kids & Cops’ plan

Without a vote, Burien City Council members unanimously agreed Monday night (June 18) to indefinitely postpone moving forward with the proposed ‘Kids and Cops Initiative’ at this time. The... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘The Community has Spoken about Kids and Cops’

LETTER: ‘The Community has Spoken about Kids and Cops’

The Community has spoken about Kids and Cops. Will Mike Martin and the City Council listen? At the School Board Meeting of June 5, 2012, Mike Martin/Burien City Manager and Brian Bennett/Burien Mayor presented... [Read more]

Poll Results in Hand, Burien City Council Set to Revisit ‘Kids & Cops’ Initiative

Poll Results in Hand, Burien City Council Set to Revisit ‘Kids & Cops’ Initiative

by Ralph Nichols A proposed Kids and Cops Initiative for Burien will again be in the spotlight at tonight’s (April 23) city council study session (download PDF of the packet here, see p. 3). Council... [Read more]