October 13, 2017

Meet Martin Moore [Video]

Everywhere. Always.

“From an orphan to your Councilmember, this is the story of a Bulgarian child who was given a chance. It’s my story, sure, but in many ways it’s also the story of Federal Way, of our state, and of America.

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September 26, 2017

Community Suppers saved, now at Christian Faith Center

Image credit: Federal Way Mirror

The Federal Way Community Caregiving Network’s Monday-night Community Suppers, which came close to ending entirely after their previous host building was sold, will now be held at 5:30 p.m. the Christian Faith Center (33645 20th Ave. S.). “This is the best part of being a Councilmember: Being able, and knowing how, to serve my community,” said Federal Way City Councilmember Martin Moore. “I’ve been …

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August 24, 2017

Leo Rojas: Tomorrow’s advocate today

by Jason Ludwig The future of advocacy – the future of Federal Way – lies in the heart, mind, and talent of motivated youths like Leo Rojas. Leo, a 16-year-old sophomore at Decatur High School, is a passionate advocate for his community. Where others see problems, Leo sees solutions, and he acts on it with his blend of energy and …

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August 13, 2017

Moore statement on Aug. 12 white supremacist rally in VA

One nation. One people.

Federal Way City Councilmember issues the following statement on the August 12 white supremacist melee in Charlottesville, Virginia: “Nazis, fascists, and dictators spent 50 years ravaging the country I was born in, Bulgaria, before their inevitable defeat,” Moore said. “Now supporters of the same poisonous beliefs want to buy tiki torches in bulk and ravage America as well. “We are one nation; …

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August 8, 2017

Federal Way shoots down supervised heroin-injection site idea

(Photo: KOMO News)

(Coverage from KOMO News) FEDERAL WAY, Wash. – Saying they will offer no sanctuary for illegal drug use, Federal Way city councilmembers on Tuesday night banned heroin injection sites in the city. The vote follows a recommendation by a King County task force to open two supervised injection facilities, only one of which would be in Seattle. A resolution opposing …

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August 3, 2017

Moore introducing resolution opposing Federal Way heroin-injection sites

  Federal Way City Councilmember Martin Moore will introduce a resolution rejecting heroin-injection sites in the city at the Federal Way City Council’s August 8 regular meeting. The need to act arose after Manka Dhingra, a State Senate candidate in the 45th district covering Kirkland and Sammamish, said Saturday in an online Q&A at Reddit.com that Federal Way was the …

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July 27, 2017

Moore: Statement on “Nay” vote for Comprehensive Plan proposal

  July 19, 2017 Federal Way City Councilmember Martin Moore voiced his opposition to a Comprehensive Plan Amendment study proposal that threatens local neighborhoods and resources, issuing the following statement after the July 18 vote: “I strongly support development and the good jobs, economic infrastructure, and expanded opportunities that come with it. But supporting development does not mean we can’t …

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June 21, 2017

Moore recognized for sustainability, environmental record

Federal Way City Councilmember Martin Moore is proud to announce he’s received the official endorsement of the Washington Conservation Voters, the Evergreen State’s preeminent environmental advocacy group. “My gratitude to the Washington Conservation Voters for their endorsement!” Moore said. “Preservation is important to me and important to our community, and I’m thankful that my record earned WCV’s support.” Moore has …

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June 12, 2017

You’re Invited!

Please join YOUR City Councilmember for some laid-back sun and fun at Martin Moore’s inaugural Summer Social! Bring your family and enjoy games, refreshments, LIVE MUSIC by Leify Green, and help re-elect Martin Moore! Come on out and talk Federal Way with Councilmember Bob Celski, Former Mayor Mary Gates, State Sen. Mark Miloscia, Former Deputy Mayor Hope Elder, student Leo …

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April 23, 2017

Moore announces re-election bid for Federal Way City Council

Originally published in the Federal Way Mirror – Fri Jan 6th, 2017 4:42pm Federal Way City Councilman Martin Moore announced his bid for re-election to council position 6 today. Moore, who was elected to office in November 2013, said in a press release he looks forward to making a case why Federal Way residents should re-elect him in the upcoming …

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