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Morning Fizz

Herbold Looking at New Business Tax Recommendation

Trumpism in Seattle? And city hall looking at new taxes on businesses?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/22/2016

Afternoon Editorial

Broadening the Definition of Neighborhood Leadership

City hall's Department of Neighborhoods director says policy change is about adding new voices, not subtracting old ones.

  • By Kathy Nyland
  • Published 07/25/2016

Afternoon Jolt

District Councils Meet in West Seattle to Denounce Mayor's Decision

District Council members say mayor's decision end relationship with neighborhood groups is unfair.

  • By Spencer Ricks
  • Published 07/21/2016

Afternoon Jolt

New Council Proposal Would Ban Future Airbnb Hosts from Renting at Secondary Properties

Burgess scraps cap for outright ban on new Airbnb hosts in secondary market.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/19/2016

Morning Fizz

Murray's Executive Order Challenges Traditional Neighborhood Council Model

A year after failing to challenge Seattle's single-family zone status quo, Murray tries a different approach.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/14/2016

City Hall

Herbold, Sawant Question Industry Report on Secure Scheduling

As council continues to study work scheduling guidelines, pros and cons of San Francisco law debated.

  • By Spencer Ricks
  • Published 06/29/2016

Morning Fizz

A Real Civic Square

Saving city hall's front yard, building in your backyard, and running for Congress.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/20/2016

City

Development Plans Across the Street from City Hall Fall Through, Creating Opportunity for DIY City Planners

Longtime vacancy creates opportunity for city.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/12/2016

Morning Fizz

Criminalizing Homelessness

Council hears from homeless advocates, angry neighbors, and Democrats sorta defend Lynn Peterson.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/08/2016

Morning Fizz

Democrats Give in to Road Rage in Olympia

Democrats abandon transit advocates, council ponders bike sharing.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/03/2016

Morning Fizz

Key Homelessness Advocate Abruptly Leaves City Job

After just five months, all star homelessness advocate leaves city gig.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/23/2015

Morning Fizz

Freshman City Council Members Pick Up Key Committee Assignments

Transit nerd Rob Johnson lands plum assignment.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/21/2015

Morning Fizz

City Locks in Corporate Tax Exemption, Daugaard Protests, and Blethen Tweets

City to leave a couple million dollars on table in tax revenue.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 12/02/2015

City Hall

This Year's District Elections Are Not About Districts, They're About...

Never mind the chimeric district revolution, Sawant's revolution is on the line.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 10/26/2015

Morning Fizz

Drawing While Governor, Smoking While East African, Skywriting While Protesting, Discriminating While Renting, and Quitting City Hall

Caffeinated news featuring the unabated hookah crackdown, the unsophisticated governor, unabashed landlords, and unhappy at city hall.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/31/2015

Morning Fizz

Murray Reaches Out to Hookah Lounge Owners, Sound Transit Board to Decide on ST3 Options

Caffeinated news featuring a change of strategy on hookah lounges, recommended changes to the future light rail line, and abandoning city hall.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/27/2015

Morning Fizz

Brain Drain at City Hall

Departures and existential fretting at city hall.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/19/2015

City

Facing Pro–Hookah Lounge Backlash, Murray Strikes Back

Opposing sides of the hookah lounge ban clash at city hall.

  • By Josh Kelety
  • Published 08/18/2015

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Sawant and Licata Defend Rent Control Against State House Republican

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 07/20/2015

Afternoon Jolt

City Council Approves Campaign Finance Initiative, Medical Marijuana Reform

Council gives thumbs up to crackdown on local medical marijuana market, sends Honest Elections Seattle intiative to the November ballot

  • By Josh Kelety
  • Published 07/13/2015
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