Erica C. Barnett

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Thumbnail for - O'Brien: State "Reverse-Engineered" Its Tunnel Risk Estimates
May 26, 2010
In his office this afternoon, City Council member Mike O'Brien laid out a pretty compelling case (conspiracy theory?) that the state is focusing on getting the lowest bid, when they should be...
Thumbnail for - Feds Propose $2 Billion for Transit Operations
May 26, 2010
Eight US Senate Democrats introduced legislation yesterday that would provide $2 billion in emergency funding for cash-strapped transit agencies nationwide. The money would pay for transit...
Thumbnail for - On PubliCola Today
May 26, 2010
1. Your daily Morning Fizz, in which Dino Rossi slept in. 2. Finally, Dino Rossi's announcement that he's running against Patty Murray. 3. Will Rossi get burned by the Tea Party? 4. HugeassCity on...
Thumbnail for - Port Director Apologizes for Distributing NRA Video
May 25, 2010
Port of Seattle CEO Tay Yoshitani distributed a letter to Port employees yesterday apologizing for sending out an NRA-sponsored video featuring Ollie North. In the video, North, a hardline...
Thumbnail for - County Council Considers Raising Some Taxes, Cutting Others
May 25, 2010
UPDATE: 20 minutes? Ha. The council's still in recess until at least 1:00 pm. We'll have an update when they reconvene. The King County Council is in caucus for 20 minutes, after an hourlong...
Thumbnail for - PubliCalendar: Real Estate, Class Envy, and Aspiration
May 25, 2010
Today's calendar: As Dan noted earlier today, the city council's Committee on the Built Environment (COBE) will discuss changes to the city's low-rise code, which sets design and size guidelines...
Thumbnail for - Homeless Group Says It Will Protest Salmon Bake
May 25, 2010
Photo of Victor Steinbrueck Park by Flickr user JDong. This post has been updated. I've given SHARE/WHEEL plenty of grief over the years, but this is a stunt (a legal and, hopefully,...
Thumbnail for - County Council Rejects Property Tax Increase
May 25, 2010
The King County Council, voting along its usual partisan lines, just rejected a proposal to raise property taxes and offset the increase by reducing or eliminating other property taxes...
Thumbnail for - Council Amends Rental-Housing Inspection Program
May 25, 2010
This unit, with the toilet in the kitchen, would violate the proposed city law. The city council's land-use committee will consider an amended version of the proposed rental-housing inspection...
Thumbnail for - On PubliCola Today
May 25, 2010
1. Your daily Morning Fizz: Port CEO Yoshitani sends NRA video to employees, in violation of Port code of conduct. 2. Josh talks about Yoshitani (and more) on KOMO News Radio. 3. Yoshitani...
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