Reuters/Anthony Bolante - The Space Needle is pictured being painted in throwback "Galaxy Gold," the original color of the 650-foot (198-meter) structure when it was unveiled during the 1962 World's Fair and Exposition, in Seattle April 20, 2012. The saucer portion of the Needle will be temporarily painted gold throughout this summer in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Expo.
Global Cities Initiative Introduces New Foreign Direct Investment Planning Process
April 10, 2014,
Today in Seattle, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray will announce the Central Puget Sound region is joining a pilot program that will create and implement plans to attract foreign direct investment as part of the Global Cities Initiative, a joint project of the Brookings Institution and JPMorgan Chase.