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Morning Fizz

A Text Exchange with Mike O'Brien; Plus KIRO Gets Facts Wrong in Parking Story

Caffeinated news featuring parking facts and zoning texts with Mike O'Brien

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/02/2015
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Real Estate

The 10 Best Neighborhoods in Seattle

The current state of the city’s (sometimes crazy) housing market.

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 04/24/2015
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Following Oregon's Lead in the 'Backyard Cottage Renaissance'

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 04/23/2015
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PubliCalendar

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

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 04/22/2015
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Feature

The Rent Really Is Too Damn High

And it’s a bigger problem than tenant vs. landlord.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 04/22/2015
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Selma Lecture Series Presents 'Mississippi: The Magnolia Crucible'

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 04/20/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: SHA's Rent Hike

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 10/06/2014
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City Hall

Land-Use Chair Wants to Increase Number of Backyard Cottages

Prefab DADUs (detached accessory dwelling units, aka cottages) could be coming to a backyard near you.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/15/2014
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Housing

New Public Housing Program Mirrors "Welfare Reform"; Mayor Murray Raises Concerns

A new Seattle Housing Authority proposal would tie housing eligibility to willingness to work and accept services, rather than income.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/07/2014
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City Hall

Council Considers New Affordable Housing Proposal

The Seattle City Council considers a new affordable housing proposal.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 07/29/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Pay Close Attention to What the Council Does

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring pot, housing, and cars.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 07/08/2014
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Seattle Needs Housing

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Ezra Parter
  • Published 05/01/2014
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Hemp, Housing, and Homelessness

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Ezra Parter
  • Published 04/30/2014
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: The Waterfront of the Future

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Ezra Parter
  • Published 04/29/2014
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Boycott McPoverty, the Next Extinction, and Legislative Town Hall Meetings

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Genie Leslie
  • Published 02/20/2014
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Opinion

Isn't it Weird That: Incentive Zoning Edition

A weird thing we've noticed about the city's incentive zoning policy to spur affordable housing.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/17/2014
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Op/Ed

Seattle Does Not Have A Workforce Housing Crisis

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.

  • By Roger Valdez
  • Published 02/10/2014
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City Hall

Planning Commission Pushes for More Family Housing

The city's Planning Commission is pushing for more "family-sized" housing—meaning three bedrooms or more—in Seattle.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 02/04/2014
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Guest Op/Ed

Want Lower Housing Prices? Increase Supply.

Want lower housing prices? Smart Growth Seattle's Roger Valdez says the solution has to include increased housing supply.

  • By Roger Valdez
  • Published 01/28/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: I'm Not Sure They Want You to Testify

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: cancellations, emails, speed dating, and racism.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 10/02/2013
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