Elisabeth Britt

Posting Citizen Journalist • Member since Mar 23, 2009

Before becoming a citizen journalist, Elisabeth Britt worked in Olympia as a legislative aide. Locally, she served on the WRIA 1 Planning Unit, the Coordinated Water System Plan and as a state team member for the Federal Lummi Nation Water Rights Negotiations.

In other roles, Britt served as chair of the Public Safety Committee for WDOT Whitewater Amphitheater Blue Ribbon Traffic Safety Commission and sat on the WA State Department of Ecology Citizen’s Advisory Committee.

Articles by Elisabeth Britt

Douglas Ave. Trail vs. the American Disability Act

By Elisabeth BrittOn Sep 11, 2021

The American Disabilities Act (ADA) was adopted in 1990. Since its adoption, it has been the target of numerous administrative complaints and court actions. Despite all the legal wrangling and hand [...]

Seattle Times to Doug Ericksen: Step Down

By Elisabeth BrittOn May 19, 2019

State Senator Ericksen with Cambodia Prime Minister Hun Sen. On May 14th the Seattle Times published an editorial titled “Senator Doug Ericksen should break his Cambodia deal or step down.” [...]

What on Earth Is Doug Ericksen Doing In Cambodia?

By Elisabeth BrittOn Jul 28, 2018

Michael Riordan jointly researched and wrote this article with Elisabeth Britt. They have collaborated on several articles and their joint articles can be found in searches under the name of [...]

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Recent comments

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Sep 11, 2021 on
Douglas Ave. Trail vs. the American Disability Act

"The right-of-way vacation was approved by the city council in a 5-2 vote with Councilman Gene Knutson and Councilwoman Lisa Anderson voting against the ordinance.  Before writing the article [...]

Sep 11, 2021 on
Douglas Ave. Trail vs. the American Disability Act

"Thank you, Tip, for covering this story. This trail may be subject to ADA regulations. For the purposes of this discussion, an ADA trail “is a route that is designed, [...]

Aug 19, 2021 on
The Scheme to Turn Green-Spaces into $Green

"State Senator Doug Ericksen was recently quoted by Danny Westneat in the Seattle Times calling Congressman Dan Newhouse and Congresswoman Jamie Herrera Beutler “Vichy republicans” because they cast [...]

Jan 21, 2021 on
The Same Door - Six Hours Apart

"Sadly, the lies are designed to motivate Trump supporters into contributing large sums of money to a massive fundraising effort currently being conducted by the Trump re-election campaign.  The [...]

Nov 18, 2020 on
Stop the Lying, Doug