Text messages - Seattle Mayor Ed Murray 2016 (Mayor's chief of staff)

Phil Mocek filed this request with the Office of the Mayor of Seattle, WA.

It is a clone of this request.

Est. Completion Aug. 10, 2016
No Responsive Documents


From: Phil Mocek

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to RCW Ch. 42.56 (Public Records Act), I hereby request the following records:

Text messages (i.e., SMS messages) and other mobile-phone-based text communications (e.g., Signal Messenger, WhatsApp, Wire, Wickr, Telegram, iMessage, Facebook Chat, SnapChat, Slack, Glip, Facebook and Twitter "direct messages," etc.), addressed or "CC'd" to Seattle Mayor Ed Murray or any alias of his, sent by the mayor, or sent on behalf of the mayor, in 2016, on personal or work-specific devices operated by or otherwise under the control of Mayor's Chief of Staff Mike Fong. In the event that the search for responsive records involves a public employee's good-faith search of his or her personal device, please provide a reasonably detailed, nonconclusory affidavit attesting to the nature and extent of that search.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Phil Mocek

From: Ferreiro, Kimberly

Dear Mr. Mocek,

Please find attached the responsive records regarding your public records request for requested text messages and mobile-phone-based text communications for the Mayor's Chief of Staff Mike Fong.

There are no fees associated with this request due to the small production of records.

This concludes the response for 26421-43480577.

Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions or concerns.


Kimberly Ferreiro


Kimberly Ferreiro, CPRO

Public Disclosure Advisor
Office of the Mayor
T: (206) 684.3252 | Kimberly.ferreiro@seattle.gov<mailto:Kimberly.ferreiro@seattle.gov>