FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11/19/2014
Councilmember Bagshaw’s Statement on Woodland Park Zoo’s Elephant Move
Seattle – Councilmember Sally Bagshaw issued the following statement regarding the Woodland Park Zoo’s announcement today that the elephant program will be phased-out:
“Thanks to the Woodland Park Zoo director and board for making the decision to find a new home for Chai and Bamboo. I support moving our elephants to a place where they will be safe, warm, and have room to roam. I look forward to learning more about the proposed schedule and the location where Chai and Bamboo will enjoy their retirement.”
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