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Thumbnail for - Isn't it Weird That: Incentive Zoning Edition
Feb 17, 2014
A weird thing we've noticed about the city's incentive zoning policy to spur affordable housing.
Thumbnail for - Seattle Does Not Have A Workforce Housing Crisis
Feb 10, 2014
In a guest op/ed, Smart Growth Seattle's Roger Valdez argues that Seattle's housing need isn't for "workforce housing." It's for more housing—period.
Thumbnail for - Planning Commission Pushes for More Family Housing
Feb 4, 2014
City Hall
The city's Planning Commission is pushing for more "family-sized" housing—meaning three bedrooms or more—in Seattle.
Thumbnail for - Want Lower Housing Prices? Increase Supply.
Jan 28, 2014
Guest Op/Ed
Want lower housing prices? Smart Growth Seattle's Roger Valdez says the solution has to include increased housing supply.
Thumbnail for - Morning Fizz: I'm Not Sure They Want You to Testify
Oct 2, 2013
Morning Fizz
Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: cancellations, emails, speed dating, and racism.
Thumbnail for - A Tale of Two Buildings: Why the Council Should Ask for More in South Lake Union
Apr 15, 2013
As the council debates how much affordable housing to require from developers in exchange for taller buildings in South Lake Union, the Tenants Union argues that most of their proposals fall short.
Thumbnail for - The Senate Budget: What About Housing?
Apr 5, 2013
There's been a lot of talk about education during this year's budget negotiations, but another critical need—for the state's most vulnerable residents—has gotten short shrift.
Thumbnail for - Council Committee to Discuss What to Do About "Small-Lot" Houses
Mar 13, 2013
City Hall
The city council's planning committee gears up to discuss how the city should regulate the development of tall, skinny houses on small lots.
Thumbnail for - PubliCalendar: Stopping the Sugar, Study Success and Overpass Action
Mar 13, 2013
Today’s picks for civic nerds.
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