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Isn’t It Weird That…The Seattle Times’ Danny Westneat Doubled Down on Wish-Based Bus Funding?

Seattle Times columnist Danny Westneat's magical thinking on Metro funding.

  • By Casey Jaywork
  • Published 09/23/2014
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County Council Pushes Back on Arena Agreement

The King County Council pushes back on the proposed arena agreement, suggesting amendments that would preclude bumping arena-related transportation projects to the top of the list for state require the city and county to consider a Bellevue alternative.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 10/02/2012
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Sound Transit Reveals Development Plan for Capitol Hill Station

Sound Transit lays out its plans for transit-oriented development at the Capitol Hill light rail station.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/14/2012
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Extra Fizz: Yoshitani Says Suing the Port is an Option

Yoshitani hits back.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 09/07/2012
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Yoshitani's Outside Gig Would Violate Congressional Rules

Yoshitani's Expeditors' compensation out of whack with Congressional standards.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 09/07/2012
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Speaker Chopp Weighs in on Port Controversy

Speaker of the House Frank Chopp asks the Port to review Port CEO Yoshitani's dual role at the Port and on a private shipping company board.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 09/05/2012
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Extra Fizz: Port Commissioner Creighton Sees "Significant Appearance of Conflict"

Port commissioner John Creighton sees "significant appearance of conflict" in Port director Yoshitani's dual role.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 09/04/2012
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Bike Advocates Respond to Burke-Gilman Ruling

City bicycle advocates respond to a hearing examiner's ruling that completing the Burke-Gilman Trail would pose an environmental hazard.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/30/2012
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One Question for the Cascade Bicycle Club

Today's question: What's up with the city's bike master plan?

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/30/2012
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One Question for Seattle Port Commissioner Gael Tarleton

Gael Tarleton calls on Yoshitani to step down from corporate board or step down from the Port.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/29/2012
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Today's Must Read: Times Business Columnist Slams Port of Seattle

Add Seattle Times business columnist Jon Talton to the list of names getting in the Port's face over Yoshitani deal. THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH A STATEMENT FROM REP. ZACK HUDGINS.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/29/2012
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Port Issues Icy Response to State Legislators

Seattle Port Commissioner Tom Albro responds to assertions that the commissioners didn't properly scrutinize Port CEO Tay Yoshitani's board appointment to private shipping company.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/28/2012
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Deal to Keep Funhouse Club Open Falls Through

The Funhouse, a popular Queen Anne dive bar and club whose building was sold this year for development, has been unable to ink a deal to move to another space on Queen Anne.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/23/2012
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One Question for Sound Transit Board Member Joe McDermott

One question for Joe McDermott.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/22/2012
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The Impact of Eliminating the Ride-Free Area

The impact of eliminating Metro's downtown ride-free area, and what the transit agency plans to do about it.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/17/2012
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One Question for Reuven Carlyle and Jeanne Kohl-Welles About the Arena

One question on the arena and the 36th District state house race for 36th District legislators Reuven Carlyle and Jeanne Kohl-Welles. Photo via Port of Seattle.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/14/2012
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Port Report Predicts Dire Impacts from Proposed Arena

The Port of Seattle issues a report claiming that the proposed arena would have dire implications for the SoDo and Duwamish industrial area.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/07/2012
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On the Record: Albro on Coal Trains; O'Brien on What He Needs to See from the Investors

On Record: Albro says the Port can't stop the coal trains and O'Brien says the city needs stronger financial commitments in the arena deal.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/02/2012
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Friday Jolt: Reuven Carlyle Turns Arena Debate On Its Head

Reuven Carlyle says the city and county negotiated the arena deal with one hand tied behind their back. THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH A QUOTE FROM MAYOR MIKE MCGINN'S OFFICE.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/27/2012
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City, DOJ Announce Police Accountability Plan

McGinn and DOJ agree on major police accountability reform.

  • By Sarah Gambles
  • Published 07/27/2012
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