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Thumbnail for - The Pedestrian Chronicles: The Pike-Pine Corridor
Mar 6, 2014
Urbanism
The Downtown Seattle Association promotes a new plan to connect the waterfront to Capitol Hill.
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Mar 15, 2011
Feature
An insider’s guide to Seattle’s best neighborhoods—from Burien to Vashon to Laurelhurst—now and in the future.
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Nov 15, 2010
Last Night
What could be more relaxing that sitting in a blindingly bright white room and being leered at by a giant orange frowny face while eating food delivered on a conveyor belt?
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Sep 10, 2010
Opinion
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...
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Aug 6, 2010
Opinion
Walk eleven blocks due east of the utopian upscale-hipster urban street scene on 12th Ave between Union and Pike and you're on a different planet.
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Jul 13, 2010
Opinion
By preserving an existing historic facade to gain a 10 foot height allowance increase, a proposed seven story building at 11th and Pine would be the tallest building in the Pike/Pine neighborhood.
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Apr 21, 2010
Opinion
The Seattle Design Commission has a question: "Have you noticed how many lots have been left empty or partially developed due to the stalled economy? Unattractive and unbecoming of our city, we...
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Mar 19, 2010
Opinion
I had a perfectly fine time at the packed King County Municipal League's 100th Anniversary Awards Ceremony at Showbox Sodo last night: I mingled with 500 civic-minded people. And I heard Peter...
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Feb 18, 2010
Opinion
When I look at the building shown above I get the urge to peel off all those red patches. They look like some kind of protective coating that's meant to be removed when the job is finished. But...