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Morning Fizz

Majority of 43rd District State House Candidates Disagree with Chopp (Kinda) and Howard Behar Loves Developers (Kinda)

A flip-flop in the 43rd District race and more commentary from former Starbucks head Behar.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/30/2016

Morning Fizz

Neighborhood Council Freaked Out About Extra Poop that Comes with Density

SPD blast balls, neighborhood poop, new campaign ads, and neck to neck contributions.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/14/2016

Morning Fizz

Lawsuit Against City Raises Issue of Density and Affordable Housing

Developer sues city, no pot in Southeast Seattle, OneAmerica parties, and still no answer from Murray.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/11/2016

Politics

Extra Fizz: Murray's Grand Bargain Gets Reality Check in Wallingford and Another Democrat for Charters in Olympia

Upzone faces stiff resistance at neighborhood meeting and charter fix passes in Olympia.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/21/2016

I'm New Here

A Crib Sheet for Seattle Politics

Some cocktail party conversation starters, if you will.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 08/21/2015

Morning Fizz

Poll Shows Support for Seattle Transpo Levy, Council Shows Lack of Support for Density

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/07/2015

Morning Fizz

City Investment Board Finds Fossil Fuel Free Index Outperforms S&P 500

Despite dismissing divestment, city's own numbers show benefit

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/22/2015

Morning Fizz

Friday LIKES and DISLIKES: Amendments, Emails, and Flip-Flops

Caffeinated news featuring our weekly roundup of Likes and Dislikes

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/19/2015

Morning Fizz

The War on Density

Council committee passes a series of amendments to limit density.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/17/2015

Morning Fizz

Council's Antidensity Amendments Put First Task Force Recommendations to Test

Rasmussen amendments threaten to undo housing affordability committee recommendations.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/16/2015

Morning Fizz

Voting Rights Act Gets Good Reception in GOP Senate

Caffeinated news featuring voting rights, neighborhood rights, and pedestrian rights

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/24/2015

Morning FIzz

Democratic Amendment Forces Issue on Climate Change

Caffeinated news featuring amendments, endorsements, and conversation starters

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/09/2015

Morning Fizz

Assessing the Comprehensive Plan and Advocating for Transit

Caffeinated News featuring the comp plan, light rail, and more.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/29/2015

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "Significant Adverse Impacts"

Caffeinated News featuring the City's hearing examiner, low-income rates, and the Republican establishment.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 10/22/2014

City Hall

Afternoon LIKE: The Sacrilegious Sally Clark

Clark says it may be time to reconsider growth boundaries.

  • Published 10/10/2014

Urbanism

Urban Upgrade: The Real Goal

Will the real Mike O'Brien please stand up.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 10/01/2014

Urban Upgrade

Density Triumphs in Seattle

A Wallingford development is criticized for being too small, spurring the city council to mandate new laws requiring more height and density for Seattle.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 10/01/2014

Opinion

Isn't It Weird That: Activists Don't Want Growth, but Want the Money That Comes with It?

A weird thing we noticed about the Seattle Displacement Coalition.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 09/15/2014

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Opportunity for Exploitation

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: microhousing amendments, rejecting amendments, and rejecting GOP spin

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 09/08/2014

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: The Tale to Two O'Brien Bills

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Kristen Farnam
  • Published 09/05/2014
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