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PubliCalendar: Ending Homelessness Through "Progressive Engagement"

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Kristen Farnam
  • Published 09/09/2014
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City Hall

Longtime Activist Ejected from Neighborhood Group

Chris Leman, a neighborhood activist who was arrested for assault at a city building in 2009, has resigned his longtime position at a citywide neighborhood group after another "incident."

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 02/05/2014
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This Washington

Extra Fizz: Seattle, State Settle Towing Debate

The city of Seattle and the state come to an agreement on towing rates.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 03/11/2013
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Poker Chips for Nonprofits and a Carbon Neutral Seattle

Today's picks for political and civic nerds.

  • By Katie Vincent
  • Published 01/29/2013
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: I-90 Tolls and a Food Revolution

Today's picks for political and civic nerds.

  • By Katie Vincent
  • Published 01/28/2013
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This Washington

State: Cities' Concerns About Centralized B&O Tax Are Overblown

In a set of talking points responding to PubliCola's story about a proposal to centralize B&O taxes, the state says cities' concerns about revenue losses are overblown.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/17/2012

News

Murray "Extremely Surprised" To Learn City Officials Unaware of Safeco Loophole

State Sen. Ed Murray says he's disappointed and "extremely surprised" to hear that city officials were unaware of an amendment giving Safeco Field the right to preempt the city's commercial parking tax.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/30/2011
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News

McGinn's Communications Director Moves On

Mayor Mike McGinn's communications director, Mark Matassa, is moving on, and McGinn has tapped Seattle Channel general manager Beth Hester to replace him.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 04/20/2011

City Hall

State Should Close Loophole to Public Disclosure Law

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 05/06/2010

Article

Speed Trials: Google Plans to Test Superfast Broadband Networks

  • By Glenn Fleishman
  • Published 02/10/2010
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