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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

City

Initial Emails to Mayor Mostly Oppose Zoning Change

Earnest emails to mayor debate big proposal

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/08/2015

City Hall

O'Brien Calls for Audit of Affordable Housing Program

O'Brien concerned zoning loophole widely abused, costing city needed affordable housing dollars

  • By Josh Kelety
  • Published 06/30/2015

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

Opinion

The 52 Percent

Why aren't there any renters on the city council?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 10/30/2014

City Hall

Who Pays for a City?

A micro policy debate over the "linkage fee" highlights a macro policy debate for the city

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 10/21/2014

Afternoon Jolt

Morning Jolt: Developers Lose Another Round

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 10/21/2014
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