MayorsLuncheon16-BobEdgar Story, Photo & Audio by Scott Schaefer The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Mayor’s Luncheon on Thursday, June 18, with representatives from Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, Tukwila and SeaTac speaking. Held at the new Four Points by Sheridan Hotel in Des Moines, each spoke about their city’s status, new projects and visions for the future. Representing Burien was Deputy Mayor Bob Edgar, who spoke about the city’s recent, record number of new permits, how a BECU will be soon be opening in Burien Town Square Park’s retail area, new developments at NERA, Group Health’s plans to re-build, the city’s desire to open a hotel, its upcoming re-branding efforts and more. Click the ‘Play’ button to hear Edgar’s raw audio: [audio mp3="http://jonlehman.synology.me:8666/BtownBlog/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/MayorsLuncheon16-Burien-BobEdgar.mp3"][/audio]]]>