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Morning Fizz

SDOT Gets It on Student Transit Rights, Candidate for Schools Super Struggles on Student Trans Rights

Transit for low-income students, transit for the region, and "murky" answers on transgender rights.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/31/2016

Morning Fizz

King County Democrats Vice Chair Floats Idea of Island for the Homeless

Sounding like Trump, protesting Trump, and consulting for the chamber.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/30/2016

Morning Fizz

Queen Anne Emerges as Bulwark Against City's Development Goals

Queen Anne Community Council challenges zoning changes to single family zones.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/29/2016

Morning Fizz

Light Rail Ridership Spikes at 80,000 Passengers in One (Non-Event) Day

Booming ridership, opposition dollars, and an Amazon drive-thru.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/26/2016

Afternoon Editorial

Mayor Ed Murray: It's Time for a Long-Term Plan to Address Homelessness

New director of Homelessness will coordinate city departments, service providers, non profits in comprehensive strategy that measures how many people we are ultimately getting into homes.

  • By Ed Murray
  • Published 08/25/2016

Morning Fizz

Homeless Advocates Appeal to Council to Stop Mayor's Sweeps, Bagshaw Receptive to Proposal

Bagshaw says sweeps are making things worse, says she's working with mayor and advocates, and that she has council support.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/25/2016

Morning Fizz

Mayor Murray Holds First Reelection Campaign Fundraiser

With five council members endorsing already, Murray raises $25,000.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/24/2016

Morning Fizz

Social Justice, Environmental, and Labor Coalition Signs Voters' Guide Con Statement on Carbon Tax Initiative

The housing crisis, the environmental crisis, and the homelessness crisis.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/23/2016

Morning Fizz

Herbold Looking at New Business Tax Recommendation

Trumpism in Seattle? And city hall looking at new taxes on businesses?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/22/2016

Morning Fizz

Demolition Data Disputes Liberal Narrative

Transit-oriented development, lacking development, biking development, and myths about development.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/19/2016

Morning Fizz

Candidates Spar Over Environment and Minimum Wage at First Gubernatorial Debate

Bryant uses standard Rossi line against Inslee.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/18/2016

Morning Fizz

Poll: Inslee Leads GOP Opponent Bryant by Double Digits

Bryant faces Trump conundrum as Inslee leads by 12 points.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/17/2016

Guest Opinion

Sound Transit Taxing Authority Does Not Poach Education Dollars

The property tax portion of ST3 is not part of the state's education fund.

  • By Joe Fitzgibbon
  • Published 08/16/2016

Morning Fizz

Black Lives Matter Condemns New Police Precinct at Tense Council Hearing

Council votes 7-1 to move ahead with new north Seattle precinct over objections and boos from crowd.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/16/2016

Morning Fizz

Smith Endorses Jayapal, Carlyle Doubles Down on Light Rail Financing Concerns

Jayapal nets major endorsement.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/15/2016

Morning Fizz

Sound Transit Committee Approves Northgate Parking Garage

Seattle City Council member Rob Johnson raises questions about need for parking.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/12/2016

Guest Opinion

Sound Transit Financing Plan Jeopardizes Education Funding

The ST3 financing package consumes the oxygen in the room for virtually all other public services at all levels of government for years to come.

  • By Reuven Carlyle
  • Published 08/11/2016

Morning Fizz

A Tale of Two Cities: Dueling Urbanist Thinkers Address Seattle's Affordability Crisis

With contrasting views, local writers in deep conversation about development and displacement.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/11/2016

Guest Opinion

But Is the City Getting the Right Stuff Done?

The city has racked up a long list of accomplishments recently, are they good policy?

  • By Roger Valdez
  • Published 08/10/2016

Morning Fizz

Freshman Council Member Herbold Emerges in Year One as Driving Force

Hey Ed Murray, never mind Lorena González, Mike O'Brien, or Kshama Sawant, District One's Herbold is ascendant.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/10/2016
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