Erica C. Barnett

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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 - Council Blindsided by McGinn's Seawall Proposal
Jan 13, 2010
[Editor's Note: This was originally posted at 4pm.] Mayor Mike McGinn addresses city council members and staff, including Jean Godden, left. City council members and staff said they were taken...
Thumbnail for - Bill Would Restrict Seattle's Say in Big Transportation Projects
Jan 13, 2010
A bill co-sponsored by Senate transportation chair Mary Margaret Haugen (D-10) and North Seattle Sen. Ken Jacobsen (D-46) would severely restrict Seattle's say in major state construction...
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and transportation committee chairman Tom Rasmussen says his committee will roll out possible replacements for the repealed "head tax" (a $25-per-employee tax, paid by...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 - 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...
Thumbnail for - Seattle: The Second Greenest City in North America?
Jan 11, 2010
[caption id="attachment_22517" align="alignleft" width="250" caption=" "][/caption]I didn't believe it, either (New York? San Francisco? Portland?) but Sightline's Alan Durning makes a pretty...
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