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I'm New Here

How to Be Carless in Seattle

Car and bike shares, public transit, and—gasp—jaywalking around town.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 08/20/2015
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Morning Fizz

Inslee Blinks, Transportation Deal Includes "Poison Pill" on Fuel Standards in Exchange for Full Light Rail Authorization

Will a Green Tea coalition stall the transportation package? And will Sound Transit have to foot the GOP sales tax bill?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 06/29/2015
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Morning Fizz

The $15 Billion (Light Rail) Question

Caffeinated news featuring light rail, resumes, and housing

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/20/2015
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Blueprints for a New Road Order

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 04/15/2015
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Morning Fizz

Good News and Real Bad News for Sound Transit

Caffeinated News featuring the Republican transportation package.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/12/2015
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Morning Fizz

Friday LIKES & DISLIKES: Light Rail as Dog Poop?

Caffeinated News featuring divestment fail; poop as light rail; and golf clubs equal jail.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/30/2015
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Feature

How to Bring More Light Rail to Seattle, in Four Not-So-Easy Steps

It’s Seattle vs. Olympia, Seattle vs. the suburbs, and Seattle vs. Seattle.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/27/2015
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Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Mr. Tutta Bella Goes to DC and Transit Voters aren't Just in Seattle Anymore

A closer look at Sound Transit polling and a closer listen to Tutta Bella owner Joe Fugere

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/23/2015
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Morning Fizz

New York City Mayor de Blasio: "I ... Like Nick Licata."

Caffeinated News featuring North Seattle council race, North Seattle light rail, friendly protesters, and props to Nick Licata.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 12/09/2014
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Link Connections

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 11/17/2014
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Get Schooled on Marijuana, a New Light Rail Station, and the Cedar River Basin

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Kristen Farnam
  • Published 09/25/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "The Unfortunate Reality Is..."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring O'Brien for mayor?, Light rail to Ballard and West Seattle?, and Lady Gaga vs. Speight Jenkins?

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 08/14/2014
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Urbanism

Jolt: Sound Transit Board Votes to Put Maintenance Base in Heart of Eastside's Bel-Red District

Transit-oriented development threatened by Sound Transit board decision.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/24/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: A Stopgap Measure Against Qdoba

THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH INFORMATION ABOUT THIS MORNING'S OIL TRAIN DERAILMENT. Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Capitol Hill light rail, Pedro Celis and Rush Limbaugh, coal trains, and White House honorees.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 07/24/2014
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Transportation

City: Murray Doesn't Plan to Cut Sound Transit Rail Study

City staffers say Mayor Ed Murray does not, contrary to a published report, plan to cut funding for a rail study to pay for buses.

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

Council Adopts Mount Baker Upzone, with Harrell Dissenting

After months of heated hearings, the city council votes 8-1 to increase heights around the Mount Baker light rail station.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 06/23/2014
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City Hall

City to Take Up Two Big Density Decisions

The city hearing examiner and its planning department will consider two zoning changes that could significantly affect height and density in several neighborhoods.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 06/19/2014
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City Hall

Mount Baker Upzone Moves Forward

Over protests from neighbors opposed to density, a council committee approves a long-overdue upzone near the Mount Baker light rail station.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 06/04/2014
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City Hall

Mount Baker Upzone Draws Critics, Applause

A proposed upzone around the Mt. Baker light rail station, including a new 125-foot zone at the Rainier Valley Lowe's, draws a crowd with plenty of opinions.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 05/06/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Our Friday Likes and Dislikes

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring radical politics, parking lots, education funding, lesbians, math, and U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 05/02/2014
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