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Thumbnail for - Afternoon Jolts: Preschool, Zoning, and Indigenous Peoples' Day
Sep 2, 2014
Afternoon Jolt
The day's winners and losers.
Thumbnail for - Swedish Expansion Faces Neighborhood Opposition
Aug 4, 2014
Residents say they're worried a tower in Squire Park will drown out sunlight and attract traffic.
Thumbnail for - City to Take Up Two Big Density Decisions
Jun 19, 2014
City Hall
The city hearing examiner and its planning department will consider two zoning changes that could significantly affect height and density in several neighborhoods.
Thumbnail for - Increased Density Riles Homeowners
Jan 17, 2014
City Hall
A petition from a group that's trying to roll back heights in low-rise parts of the city highlights fears about sunlight, trash, and becoming another New York City.
Thumbnail for - "One of the Most Important Endorsements In This Race"
Jan 24, 2012
Morning Fizz
Wednesday Fizz featuring: The state AG's race, traffic safety, roll-your-own cigarettes, and---what else?---land use.
Thumbnail for - Don't Kill Retail Permanently Over a Temporary Recession
Jul 8, 2011
The C is for Crank
Mayor Mike McGinn's proposal to allow ground-level housing in commercial zones is short-sighted and could cause long-term damage.
Thumbnail for - Anti-Density Forces a No-Show at North Seattle Forum
Jun 15, 2011
Anti-density forces failed to show up at a North Seattle town hall last night with Mayor Mike McGinn, who fielded a wide range of tough questions.
Thumbnail for - Seattle Transit Blog: 85 Feet is Enough for Roosevelt
Jun 14, 2011
City Hall
Seattle Transit Blog: Why more density---but not too much more---makes sense around the Roosevelt light rail station.
Thumbnail for - A Group of Local Small Businesses
May 5, 2011
Morning Fizz
Thursday (Packed) Edition: A letter to council members; a peek at food carts; an angry Facebook page; a new proposal from the governor; and a 26-foot-long pinata.