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Morning Fizz

Sound Transit Board Set to Make Key Decision Today

Will the ST Board pick Transit Oriented Development or Transit Oriented Sprawl?

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/23/2015
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Morning Fizz

Licata Wary of Transit-Oriented Development in Southeast Seattle

Caffeinated news featuring this week's LIKES & DISLIKES

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 05/08/2015
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Opinion

More Friday Likes and Dislikes, Plus an Isn't It Weird and a Jolt

Weird development in Roosevelt, awesome story in 'Seattle Met,' and out at Seattle City Light

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/13/2015
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City Hall

Revolving Fund for Transit-Oriented Development In the Works

The PSRC, city, and county are working on a revolving fund to help pay for affordable housing at transit centers.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • 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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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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One Question

One Question for Pramila Jayapal and Louis Watanabe

One question about density in Southeast Seattle for two 37th District state senate candidates.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 06/09/2014
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Undeterred

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring misconceptions, double crosses, and canny observations.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 03/15/2013
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Pursuit of Happiness

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring happiness, bipartisanship, good news, and bad news.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 02/14/2013
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Our Board Hasn't Taken a Position

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Green Metropolis Democrats, disenfranchised Democrats, and disenfranchised voters.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 01/28/2013
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: It's Our Job to Make Some Noise

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: The Son of TOD; noise for the homeless; and a settlement with angry developers.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 01/25/2013
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Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: Southeast Seattle Loses Out

Southeast Seattle loses out on development and car-sharing opportunities.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 12/03/2012
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City

Sound Transit Reveals Development Plan for Capitol Hill Station

Sound Transit lays out its plans for transit-oriented development at the Capitol Hill light rail station.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 09/14/2012
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PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Testify at Important Sound Transit Board Meeting

Our daily picks for civic nerds.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 08/22/2012
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Opinion

Rethinking The Opportunities At Capitol Hill Station

I can't be the only one who thinks that the current plan for future transit-oriented development at the Capitol Hill light rail station leaves something to be desired, can I?

  • By Dan Bertolet
  • Published 11/17/2010
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Opinion

Prospects for Seattle's Transit Communities

The Seattle Planning Commission has just completed a new report called Seattle Transit Communities, to be officially launched (with beer) this Tuesday evening, and previewed here.

  • By Dan Bertolet
  • Published 11/15/2010

Opinion

Energy, Transportation, and Land Use Patterns

Some have argued that once cars become as efficient as trains, car dependency won't be a problem. HugeassCity makes the case that vehicle efficiency is just one small piece of the solution.

  • By Dan Bertolet
  • Published 05/04/2010

Opinion

Walkable Suburbanism—If Not On Mercer Island, Then Where?

  • By Dan Bertolet
  • Published 03/31/2010

Opinion

Transit-Oriented Communities Are Key to Meeting Climate Goals

  • By Dan Bertolet
  • Published 01/26/2010
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