Give now to end 2019 strong

Together we can be bold.

We’re at a critical moment in our state’s history. Our aquatic ecosystems are at the breaking point, reflected in the dire straits of our local salmon runs and resident orcas. Greenhouse gas emissions have started rising again, leaving us far off track for meeting the targets we know are essential to protect our planet’s future. Housing prices having skyrocketed, with thousands living on the streets, and homeownership out of reach for a whole generation. And with the passage of I-976, our state is at risk of backsliding towards auto-dependent, sprawling growth that clogs our roads and pollutes our air.

We need bold action to create a more prosperous, inclusive future that addresses our environmental and social challenges.

Give generously for Washington’s future

Give now to end 2019 strong

Together we can be bold.

We’re at a critical moment in our state’s history. Our aquatic ecosystems are at the breaking point, reflected in the dire straits of our local salmon runs and resident orcas. Greenhouse gas emissions have started rising again, leaving us far off track for meeting the targets we know are essential to protect our planet’s future. Housing prices having skyrocketed, with thousands living on the streets, and homeownership out of reach for a whole generation. And with the passage of I-976, our state is at risk of backsliding towards auto-dependent, sprawling growth that clogs our roads and pollutes our air.

We need bold action to create a more prosperous, inclusive future that addresses our environmental and social challenges.

Give generously for Washington’s future

Meet Brooke Frickleton, Deputy Legal Director!

  Futurewise is thrilled to welcome Brooke Frickleton to our team as our new Deputy Legal Director! Brooke will be working with our long-time staff attorney, Director of Planning & Law Tim Trohimovich, on the upcoming comprehensive plan updates. Tell … Continue reading

Kate Brunette
April 22, 2024

March 2024 Executive Director Note – The Seattle Comprehensive Plan Needs Your Help

I have a rule at Futurewise: don’t focus on Seattle. There are so many great places across the state where important planning decisions are being made. Many of those places and decisions get too little attention from the media and … Continue reading

Marcella Buser
April 1, 2024