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Thumbnail for - Morning Fizz: City Hall Irony of the Day
Sep 17, 2014
Morning Fizz
Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Mayor Murray on microhousing, the council on affordable housing, a new candidate, and a SwaPark.
Thumbnail for - Jolt: Voters Still Have to Choose Between Preschool Measures
Aug 15, 2014
Afternoon Jolt
The day's winners and losers.
Thumbnail for - Chamber Plans for 2015 City Elections
Aug 14, 2014
City Hall
The Seattle Chamber's political arm is planning early for next year's city council elections, when all nine seats will be on the ballot.
Thumbnail for - Council Considers Ditching "Incentive Zoning" Program
Jul 28, 2014
City Hall
The city council reconsiders its "incentive zoning" program, which is designed to pay for affordable housing for mid-income tenants.
Thumbnail for - Sawant Grills City Light Director
Jul 23, 2014
City Hall
Council energy committee chair Kshama Sawant grills City Light director Jorge Carrasco on efforts to burnish his image, his request for a raise, and employee morale.
Thumbnail for - Mountain Bike Trail in South Seattle Greenbelt Moves Forward
Jul 22, 2014
City Hall
A controversial mountain bike trail system in Southeast Seattle's Cheasty Greenspace gets the nod from a city council committee.
Thumbnail for - One Question About the Streetcar for Council Member Nick Licata
Jul 22, 2014
One Question
One question for city council member Nick Licata, who was the lone "No" vote yesterday against the First Hill streetcar plan yesterday.
Thumbnail for - PubliPola: Regressive Taxes for Buses?
Jul 17, 2014
PubliPola
Will the council's "regressive" bus funding measure hurt Metro at the polls?
Thumbnail for - City Council Legalizes Ridesharing
Jul 14, 2014
City Hall
The city council passes legislation legalizing ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft, while rejecting a proposal to increase insurance requirements.
Thumbnail for - Council Adopts Mount Baker Upzone, with Harrell Dissenting
Jun 23, 2014
City Hall
After months of heated hearings, the city council votes 8-1 to increase heights around the Mount Baker light rail station.
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