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Thumbnail for - Jack Straw's New Digs on First Ave
Apr 8, 2014
The old Peter Miller Books is the new Jack Straw. Here's a look around at the new storefront, which is next door to Baby and Co. in downtown Seattle.
Thumbnail for - Cameras in Bus Shooting Weren't Working
Aug 15, 2013
City
When a gunman shot a Metro driver and attempted to commandeer another bus, bus cameras that could have captured his actions weren't working.
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Bikes and Bagels
May 11, 2013
Under sunny blue skies, over 400 bike commuters turned out for Commute Seattle’s third annual Bikes and Bagels event on Friday, May 10. This annual early-morning bike party celebrates downtown’s...
Thumbnail for - Leaflet Campaign Targets New Low-Income Housing Project
Dec 6, 2012
City Hall
An aggressive leafleting effort is targeting a project that will house dozens of low-income downtown residents.
Thumbnail for - It’s Time to Invest in a Public School in Downtown Seattle
Oct 5, 2012
Opinion
The Downtown Seattle Association argues that it's time for the school district to invest in a public school downtown.
Thumbnail for - McGinn Responds to Downtown Street Disorder Complaints
Oct 5, 2012
City Hall
Mayor Mike McGinn responds to criticism of the city's response to street disorder and nuisance crimes downtown.
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Westlake Family Fun Day
Jul 26, 2012
On July 25, the Downtown community experienced a glimpse of what Westlake Park would feel like with a play space for kids. The Downtown Seattle Association, with support from Seattle Parks and...
Thumbnail for - Fill Downtown Office Buildings to Combat Climate Change
Jun 21, 2010
Opinion
This op/ed was written by the Downtown Seattle Association's Vice President of Advocacy and Economic Development, Jon Scholes. Seattle is losing jobs to the suburbs. In 2009, Seattle had 30,000...
Thumbnail for - Columbia Center Owners Miss Mortgage Payment
Mar 24, 2010
Opinion
For many months, analysts have been predicting a second shoe drop due to the struggling commercial real estate market. Today the Seattle Times reported that the owners of the 76-story Columbia...
Thumbnail for - Last Night
Mar 19, 2010
Opinion
I had a perfectly fine time at the packed King County Municipal League's 100th Anniversary Awards Ceremony at Showbox Sodo last night: I mingled with 500 civic-minded people. And I heard Peter...
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