Erica C. Barnett

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Thumbnail for - Afternoon Fizz: The Administration That Wouldn't Die
Jan 13, 2010
Spotted today outside City Hall: A construction sign hyping "Mayor Greg Nickels"...Branding: It may not win you reelection, but it definitely ensures you won't be forgotten!
Thumbnail for - 12th Avenue Streetcar: (Still) A Bad Idea
Jan 13, 2010
The Stranger has been cheerleading for weeks about the possibility that the First Hill streetcar—promised to the First Hill neighborhood when a planned light rail stop on First Hill was...
Thumbnail for - Feds Reverse Bush-Era Anti-Rail Rules
Jan 13, 2010
[caption id="attachment_22658" align="alignleft" width="300" caption=" "][/caption]The federal Department of Transportation has reversed Bush-era rules that favor buses over rail for federal...
Thumbnail for - McGinn Administration's iPhone Bill: $1,413 a Month
Jan 12, 2010
[Erica's story about Mayor Mike McGinn's iPhone budget was originally published yesterday afternoon.][caption id="attachment_22515" align="alignleft" width="240" caption=" "][/caption]In a story...
Thumbnail for - Park-And-Rides: The Backlash to the Backlash
Jan 12, 2010
[caption id="attachment_22550" align="alignleft" width="241" caption=" "][/caption]As we alluded in Morning Fizz, there's been a major backlash to the city's efforts to police illegal...
Thumbnail for - Extra Fizz: Council to Roll Out Replacement for "Head Tax"
Jan 12, 2010
City Council member and transportation committee chairman Tom Rasmussen says his committee will roll out possible replacements for the repealed "head tax" (a $25-per-employee tax, paid by...
Thumbnail for - Park-And-Rides: The Backlash to the Backlash
Jan 11, 2010
[caption id="attachment_22550" align="alignleft" width="241" caption=" "][/caption] As we alluded in Morning Fizz, there's been a major backlash to the city's efforts to police illegal...
Thumbnail for - Harvard Confirms Nickels Fellowship
Jan 11, 2010
Harvard's Kennedy School has confirmed a story we broke on PubliCola a week ago: Former mayor Greg Nickels will serve as a resident fellow at the school's Institute of Politics next semester. Other...
Thumbnail for - Another Nickels Appointee Leaves McGinn Administration
Jan 11, 2010
Adrienne Quinn, the director of the city's Office of Housing, has resigned. Quinn was extremely well-liked in the low-income housing community; in December, the memners of the Housing Development...
Thumbnail for - R and D Leaders Preview Their Legislative Wish Lists
Jan 11, 2010
Josh is down in Olympia today for the (reportedly chaotic) first day of the budget-focused legislative session.On Friday, state Democratic and Republican leaders gave a packed room at the downtown...
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