Date & Category
Thumbnail for - Why I’m Voting for Parks (Even Though the Opponents Have a Point!)
Former mayor Mike McGinn makes the case for Prop. 1, the August 5 Metropolitan Parks District measure.
Thumbnail for - Get Ready to Vote on the Monorail Again
Election 2014
Anti-tunnel activist and civic gadfly Elizabeth Campbell files an initiative that would create a new monorail authority in Seattle.
Jul 24, 2014, 3:47pm | 9 comments
Thumbnail for - New Report: Coal Trains' Economic Impact a Mixed Blessing
This Washington
A new report commissioned by the PSRC says proponents of the Pacific Gateway Terminal may be overhyping its benefits.
Jul 24, 2014, 2:06pm
Thumbnail for - PubliCalendar: Aid Seattle's Parks, Libraries, and Kids
Today's picks for civic nerds.
Jul 24, 2014, 10:56am | 1 comment
Thumbnail for - Morning Fizz: A Stopgap Measure Against Qdoba
Morning Fizz
THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH INFORMATION ABOUT THIS MORNING'S OIL TRAIN DERAILMENT. Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Capitol Hill light rail, Pedro Celis and Rush Limbaugh, coal trains,...
Jul 24, 2014, 8:54am | 4 comments
Thumbnail for - On Other Blogs Today: Creepy, Dark, and Predictable
On Other Blogs Today
Our daily roundup.
Jul 23, 2014, 5:31pm | 2 comments
Thumbnail for - Afternoon Fizz: Human Services and Public Pot Consumption
City Hall
Mayor Ed Murray appoints a new head of human services, and city attorney Pete Holmes says it's time to stop targeting black and homeless people for smoking pot in public.
Jul 23, 2014, 3:41pm | 9 comments
Thumbnail for - Isn't it Weird That: Meet the New Republican-Dominated Majority Coalition Caucus Starring Democrat Rod Dembowski
THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED Something Weird We Noticed about the King County Council's Majority Coalition Caucus.
Jul 23, 2014, 2:07pm | 12 comments
Thumbnail for - Sawant Grills City Light Director
City Hall
Council energy committee chair Kshama Sawant grills City Light director Jorge Carrasco on efforts to burnish his image, his request for a raise, and employee morale.
Jul 23, 2014, 1:10pm | 9 comments

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