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Morning Fizz

Council Candidates Reintroduce Blanket Linkage Fee on Developers

A handful of council candidates urge council to revisit linkage fee; plus another campaign mailer award

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/30/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Murray Folds on Single Family Zoning Changes, Undermines Own Credibility as Consummate Deal Maker

Murray says he's dropping proposal to seek code changes in single family zones

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/29/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Poll: Sawant has High Unfavorable Rating Citywide, Murray Remains Very Popular, Burgess at Three to One Favorable/Unfavorable

EMC polling data shows

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/15/2015
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City

Murray, O'Brien Champion Affordable Housing Plan

Murray unveils housing recommendations and another big compromise

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/13/2015
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Morning Fizz

With Single Family Zones and Commercial Development in Spotlight , Mayor Murray Set to Release Housing Recommendations Today

Mayor gets O'Brien on board with plan which includes a different approach to developer fees

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/13/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

HALA Committee Challenges Seattle Status Quo

Never Mind Rent Control, Murray's Task Force Rolls Out Truly Radical Idea: Challenging Sanctity of Single Family Zoning

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/07/2015
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Morning Fizz

Legislature Passes $16 Billion (Kidney Stone) Transportation Bill

Environmentalists cheer and condemn epic bill

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/01/2015
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Morning Fizz

A Flag Controversy of Our Own

Sawant Condemns City Recognition of South Vietnamese Flag

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/24/2015
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Morning Fizz

Gender-Neutral Policy on the Way for City Bathrooms

Mayor to propose gender neutral (single stall) bathrooms

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/23/2015
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Morning Fizz

Ksha-nomenon Hits Town Hall

Caffeinated news featuring Sawant's big rally and the mayor's big trip

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/08/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

City Paying Nearly $25,000 to Cover Murray Israel Trip

SPD security detail spikes the cost of the mayor's trip to Israel.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/05/2015
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Morning Fizz

Pedestrian Activists Continue to Press Mayor; DelBene Says FBI Needs to Answer Questions About Surveillance

Caffeinated news featuring pedestrian pains and citizen concerns

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/04/2015
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Morning Fizz

Pedestrian Activists Say Murray's Transportation Levy Falls Short by Millions

Caffeinated news featuring alternate funding and lack of funding for Murray transportation levy

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/03/2015
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Morning Fizz

43rd District Winners and Losers

Bradburd scores in 43rd district. Murray loses.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/20/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

The Kshama Shan't Act

Murray to outlaw electioneering at city hall events.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/12/2015
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Morning Fizz

Black Women's Lives Matter

Caffeinated news featuring a weekend march, Friday appointments, an upcoming Port vote, and last month's fundraising

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/11/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Murray Puts Hold on Roosevelt Park, Wants Affordable Housing Back in the Mix

Murray says there's an opportunity in Roosevelt for a "broader investment."

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/08/2015
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Morning Fizz

Defending Shell Lease, Maritime Industry Sends Angry Letter to Mayor Murray

Caffeinated news featuring letters and endorsements

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/07/2015
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Morning Fizz

Murray Versus the Port, Part 2

Caffeinated news featuring Okamoto's speech, Murray's stormy speech, and the fourth alternative

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/05/2015
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Morning Fizz

Murray Uses City Authority to Halt Shell Oil

Caffeinated news featuring Murray vs. Shell, Okamoto plus council, and a peaceful protest

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/04/2015
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