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Afternoon Jolt

Our Mayor Murray Week in Review: Latino and East African Businesses Didn't Fare Well

Fact-checking Mayor Murray's cheery weekly report

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/14/2015

Transportation

No Arrest Made in First Hill Hit-and-Run, Although SPD Knows Driver's Identity

A Cleancapes truck driver hits a Seattle pedestrian on First Hill, killing her instantly.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/01/2014

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: God, Plants, and Microhousing

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Ezra Parter
  • Published 05/15/2014

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: He Was Paid Much More

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Constantine's veggie luncheon and more.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 05/13/2014

Urbanism

Pedestrian Chronicles: Bell Street Park Gets It Right

Turning a car-only zone into a mixed car/ped zone caters to the natural efficiency of cities.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/18/2014

Urbanism

The Pedestrian Chronicles: The Pike-Pine Corridor

The Downtown Seattle Association promotes a new plan to connect the waterfront to Capitol Hill.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/06/2014

Urbanism

The Pedestrian Chronicles #2

Whose streets?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 02/10/2014

Article

How to Cross the Street

It’s not quite as pedestrian as you think.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 07/01/2013

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Gay Rights and College Tuition

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 10/31/2012

Jolt

Wednesday Jolt: Northgate Light Rail Pedestrian Access

The day's winners and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 08/01/2012

City

New Report on Bike and Ped Funding Concludes: "Not Fair."

A new report concludes that we're cycling and walking more---but paying for bike and pedestrian improvements less.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/30/2012

Opinion

Street Paint Is Really Expensive, Apparently

The intersection of 1st Ave and University St in downtown Seattle is one of the most prominent pedestrian crossings in the entire City. So, did SDOT run out of white paint, or what?

  • By Dan Bertolet
  • Published 01/12/2011

Opinion

Save The Cars On Pike Street!

Recently some folks have been floating around the idea of making certain streets in the Pike/Pine neighborhood off limits to cars during weekend nights. To prove that I am not a fundamentalist car hater, let me say this: It's a silly idea.

  • By Dan Bertolet
  • Published 09/10/2010

News

Beacon Hill Bike Group Gets Organized. And Gets Cash.

Unsatisfied with the intra-neighborhood bike and pedestrian facilities in Beacon Hill, Beacon BIKES! organized, landed a $15,000 grant, and set out to create a neighborhood network that meets their needs.

  • By Josh Cohen
  • Published 08/24/2010

News

Ballard Bridge East Sidewalk Closed for Three Weeks

Bicyclists and pedestrians beware, the Ballard bridge east sidewalk will be closed for the next three weeks (excluding weekends) to allow contractors to clean and paint the handrails.

  • By Josh Cohen
  • Published 08/12/2010

Opinion

Ped/Bike Reality Check

  • By Dan Bertolet
  • Published 02/09/2010

Morning Fizz

Mingle Safely

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 02/03/2010
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