Proposition 23 (aka Prop 23) grants the Ork Underground full district status and acknowledge it as part of the city. The proposal caused violence to erupt throughout the city, politicians getting assassinated, metahumans were murdered, and parts of the Underground were razed. The political dispute over the project played a major role in the Seattle Governor Election. The proposal was also called "Project Freedom".
It passed in November 2074.
- October 3, 2074: The Seattle District Attorney, David Beatty and his staff are assassinated, including the entire staff of "Project Freedom".