Kamiak graduate to seek public office
Josh Binda running for seat on Lynnwood City Council
Last updated 3/31/2021 at 1:17pm
Josh Binda is hoping to make history in next November's general election.
The Kamiak High School graduate formally filed with the state in late February to run for a seat on the Lynnwood City Council.
If elected, Binda, 21, said that he would be the youngest African American elected to public office in the state.
Binda said he had been contemplating a run for the Lynnwood City Council since last summer, after he helped organize, along with fellow Kamiak graduates Alex Callaway and Jordyn Porea, the Mukilteo Peaceful Protest. The June 2020 march championed racial equality and social justice...