Morning Fizz

The War on Density

Council committee passes a series of amendments to limit density.

06/17/2015 By Josh Feit

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Council's Antidensity Amendments Put First Task Force Recommendations to Test

Rasmussen amendments threaten to undo housing affordability committee recommendations.

06/16/2015 By Josh Feit

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Rising Rents and Detaining Kayaktivists

Caffeinated news featuring city council member Mike O'Brien, the comprehensive plan, and historical context

06/15/2015 By Josh Feit

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Linkage Fees, Analogies, and Police Accountability

Caffeinated news featuring the affordable housing debate

06/10/2015 By Josh Feit

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Student Protest on Greek Row

Caffeinated news featuring frat friction, a new mayoral appointment, and up-zoning

06/01/2015 By Josh Feit

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Planning for Seattle. Tonight!

Council candidate releases McGinn redux transit plan

05/27/2015 By Josh Feit

City Hall

Sawant Calls Affordable Housing Town Hall “Ground Zero” for a “Housing Justice” Movement

Kshama Sawant and Nick Licata challenge the state ban on rent control.

04/24/2015 By Josh Kelety

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The $15 Billion (Light Rail) Question

Caffeinated news featuring light rail, resumes, and housing

04/20/2015 By Josh Feit

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Sawant Campaign Has Relied on Contractors, Skipping Employee Taxes

Caffeinated news featuring contractor money, affordable housing money, and rock and roll money

04/17/2015 By Josh Feit

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Is Districting Challenging the Incumbent Lock on Council? The Numbers Say Otherwise.

Caffeinated news featuring fundraising, organizing, and housing

04/13/2015 By Josh Feit

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Harrell Says Sawant Challenger Needs to Be Elected, Sound Transit Committee Says 130th Station Needs to Be in Mix

Caffeinated news featuring taking sides and picking stations

04/10/2015 By Josh Feit

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New Elway Poll Shows Voters Split on State Budget Proposals

Caffeinated news featuring budget debates, housing debates, and the Department of Planning and Development

04/07/2015 By Josh Feit

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Council Looks at Putting Homeless in Residential Neighborhoods, Now How About Homes?

Caffeinated news featuring a council challenge to the the sacrosanct single-family zone. Kinda.

03/31/2015 By Josh Feit

Opinion

A Linkage Fee for an Affordable and Just Seattle

Low-income advocates make the case against de facto segregation.

03/27/2015 By Ubax Gardheere and Lauren Craig

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Campaign Kickoffs and Affordable Housing

Friday Likes and Dislikes

03/27/2015 By Josh Feit

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Mayor Murray Sets Affordable Housing Goal of 20,000 Units in Next 10 Years

Caffeinated news featuring housing, driving, and running

03/26/2015 By Josh Feit

Article

Friday Likes and Dislikes: Passive-Aggressive About Affordable Housing in Roosevelt

Caffeinated news featuring a dumb joke, a cool contest, and a poetic delay

03/20/2015 By Josh Feit

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Housing, Bonding, Biking, Marrying, and Vaping

Caffeinated news featuring a call for $500 million in affordable housing bonds

03/17/2015 By Josh Feit

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Advocates Push City to Fund Affordable Housing

Caffeinated news featuring disagreements, agreements, and another big endorsement for Sawant

03/16/2015 By Josh Feit

One Question

One Question: Is There Any Common Ground on Affordable Housing?

A conversation with King County Labor Council leader David Freiboth

03/06/2015 By Josh Feit