Urban Rangers Look & Smell Like Cops, But Don't Get Guns

Seattle Weekly | December 10, 2007
With more people living downtown, Mayor Greg Nickels wants to make central city parks safer, but the rangers aren't meant to be cops. According to the mayor's proposal, the rangers are supposed "to provide a friendly, welcoming presence" and educate people on park rules and regulations.

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