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Thumbnail for - Council Blasts McGinn for Putting Police Hires on Hold
Apr 22, 2010
City Hall
All nine members of the Seattle City Council signed off on a harshly worded letter to Mayor Mike McGinn today in response to comments he made implying that he might abandon plans to hire 20 new...
Thumbnail for - Mike O'Brien Talks About his Panhandling Flip-Flop
Apr 20, 2010
City Hall
City Council member Mike O'Brien just talked with PubliCola about his vote against the aggressive panhandling ordinance that passed yesterday by a 5-4 vote. The ordinance, sponsored by Tim...
Thumbnail for - After Giving Opponents Months to Organize Against Panhandling Proposal, Burgess Tried to Fast-Track Legislation
Apr 20, 2010
City Hall
An interesting bit of backstory to the battle over Tim Burgess' attempt to expand the definition of aggressive panhandling, which passed the city council 5-4 yesterday but faces a certain mayoral...
Thumbnail for - A Veto-Proof Majority
Apr 19, 2010
Morning Fizz
1. The city's parks department is reportedly considering a plan to put term limits, perhaps as short as three years, on P-Patch garden plots on Parks-owned land, irking some P-Patch tenants who...
Thumbnail for - Mayor's Ally, Mike O'Brien, Goes His Own Way on 520 and Aggressive Panhandling
Apr 17, 2010
City Hall
This article was originally posted on Friday afternoon. O'Brien, speaking at a rally held by supporters of light rail on 520 earlier this year. City Council Member Mike O'Brien, a longtime...
Thumbnail for - He Knows All About Bugs
Apr 7, 2010
PubliCalendar
Today: The Columbia City Cinema, a sweet indie movie theater and community gathering place in a historic building, is facing tough financial straits. Folks are having a “movie night” tonight to...
Thumbnail for - Seattle Council, KC Exec Support Highway-Heavy Transportation Plan
Apr 6, 2010
City Hall
Note: This post was originally published yesterday afternoon. As we noted in Fizz this morning, Mayor Mike McGinn was one of just two Puget Sound Regional Council Executive Board members who...
Thumbnail for - It Doesn't Meet Our Expectations
Apr 5, 2010
Morning Fizz
1. Editor's Note: This item has been updated and corrected. At last month's meeting of the Puget Sound Regional Council's 32-member executive board, Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn was one of just...
Thumbnail for - Extra Fizz: Burgess Profile in Seattle Times, John Fox Edition
Apr 5, 2010
City Hall
UPDATE: When I linked the Seattle Times article on Seattle City Council Member Tim Burgess this morning, I noted that  Seattle Displacement Coalition leader John Fox's voice was missing from the...
Thumbnail for - A Guru of Gardening Practices
Apr 5, 2010
PubliCalendar
EDITOR'S NOTE: Tonight's highlighted event, a public meeting at Ballard High School on Mayor Mike McGinn's Youth and Families Initiative, has been canceled after three Ballard graduates were...
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