Afternoon Jolt

Murray Folds on Single Family Zoning Changes, Undermines Own Credibility as Consummate Deal Maker

Murray says he's dropping proposal to seek code changes in single family zones

07/29/2015 By Josh Feit

City

Murray, O'Brien Champion Affordable Housing Plan

Murray unveils housing recommendations and another big compromise

07/13/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

With Single Family Zones and Commercial Development in Spotlight , Mayor Murray Set to Release Housing Recommendations Today

Mayor gets O'Brien on board with plan which includes a different approach to developer fees

07/13/2015 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

HALA Committee Challenges Seattle Status Quo

Never Mind Rent Control, Murray's Task Force Rolls Out Truly Radical Idea: Challenging Sanctity of Single Family Zoning

07/07/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Legislature Passes $16 Billion (Kidney Stone) Transportation Bill

Environmentalists cheer and condemn epic bill

07/01/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

A Flag Controversy of Our Own

Sawant Condemns City Recognition of South Vietnamese Flag

06/24/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Gender-Neutral Policy on the Way for City Bathrooms

Mayor to propose gender neutral (single stall) bathrooms

06/23/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Ksha-nomenon Hits Town Hall

Caffeinated news featuring Sawant's big rally and the mayor's big trip

06/08/2015 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

City Paying Nearly $25,000 to Cover Murray Israel Trip

SPD security detail spikes the cost of the mayor's trip to Israel.

06/05/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Pedestrian Activists Continue to Press Mayor; DelBene Says FBI Needs to Answer Questions About Surveillance

Caffeinated news featuring pedestrian pains and citizen concerns

06/04/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Pedestrian Activists Say Murray's Transportation Levy Falls Short by Millions

Caffeinated news featuring alternate funding and lack of funding for Murray transportation levy

06/03/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

43rd District Winners and Losers

Bradburd scores in 43rd district. Murray loses.

05/20/2015 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

The Kshama Shan't Act

Murray to outlaw electioneering at city hall events.

05/12/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Black Women's Lives Matter

Caffeinated news featuring a weekend march, Friday appointments, an upcoming Port vote, and last month's fundraising

05/11/2015 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Murray Puts Hold on Roosevelt Park, Wants Affordable Housing Back in the Mix

Murray says there's an opportunity in Roosevelt for a "broader investment."

05/08/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Defending Shell Lease, Maritime Industry Sends Angry Letter to Mayor Murray

Caffeinated news featuring letters and endorsements

05/07/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Murray Versus the Port, Part 2

Caffeinated news featuring Okamoto's speech, Murray's stormy speech, and the fourth alternative

05/05/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Murray Uses City Authority to Halt Shell Oil

Caffeinated news featuring Murray vs. Shell, Okamoto plus council, and a peaceful protest

05/04/2015 By Josh Feit

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: What to Do on Earth Day, Plus a Climate Change Exclusive

Today's picks for civic nerds

04/22/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh