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The Olympia Standard #14: Meg Martin and Selena Kilmoyer- Joyful Crone

The Olympia Standard interviews Meg Martin and Selena Kilmoyer-- Joyful Crone, about the state of homelessness in Olympia. We discussed how homelessness has evolved over the years, including the population, perceptions, and services. The Olympia Standard RSSCONTACT: Email us here


The Olympia Standard #13: Housing Activist Kathy McCormick

We recorded our next episode with Kathy McCormick, retired planner turned housing activist. We talked about the history of growth management in our area, where we are lacking in achieving the goals of our comprehensive plan, and how the Missing Middle is an important piece of the housing puzzle. The Olympia Standard RSSCONTACT: Email us here


The Olympia Standard #12: State Rep. Beth Doglio

We interviewed Representative Beth Doglio on the recent legislative session. What happened at the state that will impact the people of Olympia? And what did Olympia bring to state politics? And, yes, we did ask her about the Public Records Act debacle. The Olympia Standard RSSCONTACT: Email us here


The Olympia Standard #11: Ron Thomas & Listener Feedback

We interviewed Ron Thomas of Thomas Architecture Studios. His firm is involved with most of the new development projects downtown, as well as others in the region. We asked him: what are his thoughts on sea level rise? How is "market rate" determined? What is the process to build a building in downtown? And, perhaps the biggest mystery, is Walker John a real person?? Also listener feedback. The Olympia Standard RSSCONTACT: Email us here


The Olympia Standard #5: Election Results

Dani Madrone and Emmett O'Connell respond to the election results here in Olympia. You can see all the results yourself at the link below. Election Results The Olympia Standard RSS Comment Here CONTACT: Email us here

The Olympia Standard #04: Prop 1, Olympia School Board Race and Listener Feedback

Dani Madrone and Emmett O'Connell discuss Prop 1, the Olympia School Board race and react to listener feedback. Plus they put forth the Ballot Party Challenge! The Olympia Standard RSSCONTACT: Email us here Comment Here


The Olympia Standard #03: Port Of Olympia Race

Dani Madrone and Emmett O'Connell talk about what The Port Of Olympia is, what it does and why it is a part of this election. They go through the candidates of each race and discuss their merits. Comment On the podcast here! Contact: Email us here


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