Bob Roegner

Are sheriffs above the law?

Are sheriffs above the law?

The voters have spoken on I-1639, and sheriffs need to set the stage to follow their oath of office, and enforce the law.

Are sheriffs above the law?
Sound Transit, politics and Superfund sites

Sound Transit, politics and Superfund sites

Elected leaders and residents want a landfill as the preferred site, and that raises questions.

Sound Transit, politics and Superfund sites
More to State of the City than public heard

More to State of the City than public heard

I had hoped to hear a visionary plan that seeks to eradicate homelessness and how he would go about it.

More to State of the City than public heard
Fire commissioners keep old boys club

Fire commissioners keep old boys club

Commissioners lack the needed check and balance on the administration the public relies upon.

Fire commissioners keep old boys club
Snow, Seattle and Federal Way mayor’s bad week

Snow, Seattle and Federal Way mayor’s bad week

Ferrell has not been a leader on obtaining a homeless shelter or we would have one.

Snow, Seattle and Federal Way mayor’s bad week
When tomorrow becomes today: King County cities must tackle affordable housing

When tomorrow becomes today: King County cities must tackle affordable housing

Microsoft has started the regional dialogue, but will cities rise to the challenge?

When tomorrow becomes today: King County cities must tackle affordable housing
When tomorrow becomes today

When tomorrow becomes today

Watch to see what your city will do with the challenge of affordable housing.

When tomorrow becomes today
To serve the homeless

To serve the homeless

We hope the faces of those Mayor Ferrell met will make a difference when he reviews 2018 budget close-outs in April.

To serve the homeless
Major issues for Federal Way Council candidates

Major issues for Federal Way Council candidates

City’s top issues include homelessness, diversity, economic development and housing.

Major issues for Federal Way Council candidates
Who is the best community leader?

Who is the best community leader?

It’s time for our own “Best of” sponsored by the Mirror.

Who is the best community leader?
Legislative politics: President, governor, AG and speaker

Legislative politics: President, governor, AG and speaker

As always money and power will be on the line and it will be an exciting session.

Legislative politics: President, governor, AG and speaker
Homelessness continues to challenge Federal Way

Homelessness continues to challenge Federal Way

Will mayor join me to help at an overnight shelter and experience what homelessness is like?

Homelessness continues to challenge Federal Way
Elected positions open in 2019

Elected positions open in 2019

Are you happy with how things are or do you want to see change?

Elected positions open in 2019
Wilson will keep FW School Board seat while in Legislature

Wilson will keep FW School Board seat while in Legislature

Historically, most school board members elected to the Legislature have resigned from their school positions.

Wilson will keep FW School Board seat while in Legislature
Annual awards for 2018

Annual awards for 2018

The “I found my voice award goes to council member Martin Moore.

Annual awards for 2018
Mayor threatens Mirror and free press

Mayor threatens Mirror and free press

The mayor’s job is to manage City Hall. Ours is to report the news, and provide independent comment.

Mayor threatens Mirror and free press
Things politicians say and do

Things politicians say and do

Hyperbole tends to reflect a need for relevance not reality.

Things politicians say and do
Council pushes back on mayor’s budget

Council pushes back on mayor’s budget

The council showed they wouldn’t be intimidated as they stood up to mayor.

Council pushes back on mayor’s budget
Sending Federal Way homeless to Burien?

Sending Federal Way homeless to Burien?

Council needs to establish a policy that caps the mayor’s authority.

Sending Federal Way homeless to Burien?
Mayor outmaneuvers council on budget

Mayor outmaneuvers council on budget

Until the council gets additional training, Ferrell will continue to dominate the meetings.

Mayor outmaneuvers council on budget