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Morning Fizz

Developer Group Directly Challenges City on Housing Fee

Caffeinated news featuring a developer challenge, a car sharing expansion, and a big-deal ruling

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/03/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Jolt: Council Committee Approves Car-Sharing Expansion

SDOT gets green light on enhanced car-sharing program

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/13/2015
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City Hall

BMW DriveNow CEO Says New Carsharing Legislation Would Likely Bring Company to Seattle

Car2Go likely to face new competitor.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/12/2014
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City Hall

Council Legislation would Expand Car Sharing

Car2go likely to face competition next year.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 11/24/2014
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Explainer

Won't You Be My Driver?

Rideshare companies began popping up in Seattle in 2012, simultaneously exciting customers and enraging competition. And with new regulations taking effect this summer, Seattle has become one of the first cities to address the controversy head on.

  • By Genie Leslie
  • Published 05/01/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "People in this City Depend on Cars."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring shared power points, shared cars, and parking at transit hubs.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 04/11/2014
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City Hall

Report: Car2Go a (Slightly Qualified) Success

A new report from the city's transportation department is mostly good news for the carsharing service Car2Go.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 04/09/2014
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City Hall

Friday Extra Fizz: Sharing Cars, Vacating Alleys, and Restricting Signs

Extra fizz: City hall edition.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 03/07/2014
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Ground BNB

Relay Rides Is the Airbnb of Car Sharing

The new startup lets you rent wheels from private owners.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/01/2014
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Slideshow

Slide Show: Rising Star Chefs

  • Published 06/29/2013
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The C Is for Crank

Car2Go Can't Be All Things to All People

Complaints about Car2Go miss their mark—in part because the carsharing service can't be both virtually free and omnipresent.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 05/21/2013
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Jarring Losses

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Democrats lose, Car2Go Expands, and voters like views.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 03/13/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Thursday Jolt: Voting Rights and Sharing Cars

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 03/07/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Wednesday Jolt: The Mayor and Car2Go

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 03/06/2013
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Opinion

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Why Car2Go works.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/04/2013
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The C Is for Crank

The Good News, and Bad, About Car2Go

Car2Go debuts in (some of) Seattle.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 02/04/2013
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Cliffs, Cars, and Cities

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 12/04/2012
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Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: Southeast Seattle Loses Out

Southeast Seattle loses out on development and car-sharing opportunities.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 12/03/2012
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