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"Stop too much too much of that police tackled. Fellow Togo a short distance away for the man continued to stroke. The video shows fellow Togo with a handgun at one point foul Togo appeared to keep resisting an officer fired a single round killing fellow Togo at the scene. Surprise higher by Seattle mayor Jenny Durkan and she hired a new point person to manage traffic chaos in the city. Komo's Matt Markevic question. The mayor about this first of its kind higher mayor Jenny Durkan has hired retired Air Force Major General Michael warden to serve as Seattle's I ever director of citywide mobility operations coordination. The general will be providing that one point of contact in the city across all the parts to make sure that if we have mobility challenges that are not foreseen that were able to coordinate and scrambled to those immediately general would've mmediately coordinate. The city's twenty nine apartments in a response to keep the traffic throwing. What I'd actually heard people is we're going through a really hard period of time. We wanna make sure somebody's in charge of getting it right about Markevic, komonews flexability is the key to surviving the three week highway ninety nine mess and beyond. That's the message from commute Seattle where Madeleine says flex schedules are key. Because the roads and buses are jammed at peak times with transit users as well, not just drivers. So anybody who's looking to get a space on that bus or the train? They will have much more luck doing that. If they come in a little bit earlier or a little bit later rather than during that Simmons nine AM says businesses are also offering incentives to workers like transit cards to get them to play ball. If they don't have to be on the road at the height of the commute. And we're counting down the days until commuters across the region. Face those long highway closures in Washington state, the longest one in his state history. And komo's CARA Kostenevich has the story of a small business with a strategy to financially make it through the closure Helena's cleaners."