Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Follow Ari on Twitter

Follow Ari Hoffman on Twitter Ari Hoffman @thehoffather Candidate, Seattle City Council District 2. Husband & Father. Real Estate and Inflatable Real Estate. Visit Ari Hoffman Official Website

Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Infrastructure

Elect Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council Infrastructure: It rains in Seattle 8 months out of the year. The elderly and disabled can’t ride bikes and bike ridership is down. The city can’t be spending 12 million dollars per mile to install bike lanes that are hurting local businesses and snarling traffic. The excessive over-budgetContinue reading “Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Infrastructure”

Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Regulations

Elect Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council Regulations: The current City Council has passed and championed regulations on construction and zoning so onerous and expensive that many subcontractors won’t work in Seattle anymore. Taxes on soda send shoppers to supermarkets outside the city limits. Regulations affect supply and demand, and this is directly impacting theContinue reading “Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Regulations”

Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: ‘I’m willing to work with anybody’

“What was fascinating to me was how many people from the left in Seattle were coming up to me saying enough is enough, can you do something about this?” he described. “So many people were coming up to me and saying we need common sense, practical, compassionate solutions.” Read more MyNorthwest Visit Ari Hoffman OfficialContinue reading “Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: ‘I’m willing to work with anybody’”

Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Taxes

Elect Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council Taxes: The cost of living in Seattle is rising, and while part of that can be attributed to living in a growing city, a significant portion of that is the increasing tax burden being placed on our residents and businesses. We need to learn to live within ourContinue reading “Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Taxes”

Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Opioid/Meth Crisis

Elect Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council Opioid/Meth Crisis: Our city has given  tacit consent to illegal drug dealers and users. Dealers operate on the streets in broad daylight, taking advantage of our most vulnerable. Needles and other drug paraphernalia are found in the parks where our children play. There is no enforcement, not becauseContinue reading “Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Opioid/Meth Crisis”

Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Homeless Crisis

Elect Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council Homeless Crisis: According to this year’s One Night Count, there are over 12,000 people living on the streets of Seattle. Tents and broken RVs fill our streets and sidewalks, all while shelter beds are available.  Meanwhile, organizations like SHARE and WHEEL operate low-barrier tiny home villages, where drugsContinue reading “Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Homeless Crisis”

Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Justice Reforms

Elect Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council Justice Reforms: As our city’s budget continues to spiral out of control, we cannot afford to lose sight of the massive amount of money used on our jail system, which is used to punish, not help, those who have committed crimes and are looking to turn around theirContinue reading “Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Justice Reforms”

Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Seattle Safety

Elect Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council Safety: Seattle is a great city and that is why it attracts people from all over the world to work, visit and live. Sadly though, our city is experiencing an increase in crime associated our growth and affluence. It is quite common to see drug dealers and prostitutesContinue reading “Ari Hoffman for Seattle City Council: Seattle Safety”