Your elected officials need to hear your support for the new Sonics Arena.
SOME IDEAS FOR YOUR LETTER
- Clearly state your support
Tell your elected officials why you support a new Sonics Arena and how excited you are for the return of the Sonics/arrival of the NHL.
- Be polite
Let your passion be heard, but keep it clean.
- Include Your Street Address
That way elected officials will know you live in the area, and County Council members will know you’re in their district.
Seattle City Council
King County Council
QUICK FACTS ABOUT THE SONICS ARENA
- Building the Arena will require no new taxes.
- Local business and community leaders have endorsed the Arena.
- One of the largest private investments for any Arena in North America — public contribution to the Arena will be fully repaid by Arena generated revenues — unprecedented taxpayer protections in place.
- Studies show there will be a minimal effect on traffic in the area.
- The Arena will boost the local economy.
- The NBA will return to Seattle — and this time it will stay.