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

07/13/2015 By Josh Feit

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

07/07/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Legislature Passes $16 Billion (Kidney Stone) Transportation Bill

Environmentalists cheer and condemn epic bill

07/01/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

A Flag Controversy of Our Own

Sawant Condemns City Recognition of South Vietnamese Flag

06/24/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Gender-Neutral Policy on the Way for City Bathrooms

Mayor to propose gender neutral (single stall) bathrooms

06/23/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Ksha-nomenon Hits Town Hall

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

06/08/2015 By Josh Feit

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.

06/05/2015 By Josh Feit

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

06/04/2015 By Josh Feit

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

06/03/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

43rd District Winners and Losers

Bradburd scores in 43rd district. Murray loses.

05/20/2015 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

The Kshama Shan't Act

Murray to outlaw electioneering at city hall events.

05/12/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Black Women's Lives Matter

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

05/11/2015 By Josh Feit

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."

05/08/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

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

Caffeinated news featuring letters and endorsements

05/07/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Murray Versus the Port, Part 2

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

05/05/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Murray Uses City Authority to Halt Shell Oil

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

05/04/2015 By Josh Feit

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: What to Do on Earth Day, Plus a Climate Change Exclusive

Today's picks for civic nerds

04/22/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

Morning Fizz

The $15 Billion (Light Rail) Question

Caffeinated news featuring light rail, resumes, and housing

04/20/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Is Districting Challenging the Incumbent Lock on Council? The Numbers Say Otherwise.

Caffeinated news featuring fundraising, organizing, and housing

04/13/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

New Elway Poll Shows Voters Split on State Budget Proposals

Caffeinated news featuring budget debates, housing debates, and the Department of Planning and Development

04/07/2015 By Josh Feit