Housing and Homelessness

A History of Homelessness in Seattle

#SEAHomeless is raising awareness to Seattle's homeless problem. Here's a history of the past 12 years.

06/28/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Morning Fizz

Seattle City Light Cuts Back Solar Power Incentive

Solar program is a victim of its own success, Airbnb hosts may be victims of over regulation, and neighborhood district councils say they're victims of Murray attack.

07/20/2016 By Josh Feit and Spencer Ricks


QUIZ: What's Your Monorail IQ?

Before voting on this November’s monorail initiative, test your knowledge of the transit project’s up-and-down history.

11/03/2014 By Matthew Halverson

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Mayoral Movies: One Question for Greg Nickels

If our Mayoral Movies film festival is providing you key insights into who you want to vote for, you can add former Mayor Greg Nickels' top pick to your equation.

07/03/2013 By Josh Feit

On Other Blogs Today

On Other Blogs: Justifiable Homicide and Corrupt Institutions

Our daily roundup.

01/11/2013 By Erica C. Barnett


Tuesday Jolt: The Sheriff and the Secretary of State

The day's winners and losers.

07/24/2012 By Afternoon Jolt


Report: Climate Action Plans Don't Reduce Emissions

A report concludes that local climate action plans don't work to combat climate change---instead, they just put a gold star on what people in cities that adopt them are doing already.

03/08/2012 By Josh Feit

City Hall

Nickels: Election Was "Like Watching a Train Wreck"

In the second half of an exclusive interview with Q13's C.R. Douglas, former mayor Greg Nickels compares his reelection campaign to a "train wreck," and calls the tunnel one of his proudest accomplishments. Photo via Q13.

09/21/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

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Nickels is thinking about running for mayor? Cue up Erica on KOMO radio for some commentary. Tune in at Noon.

09/20/2011 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

"A Really Stupid Statement."

Tuesday Edition. Caffeinated news and gossip starring: Greg Nickels, Maria Cantwell, Patty Murray, OneAmerica, and the Roosevelt Neighborhood Association. Photo via Q13.

09/20/2011 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

An Apparent End Run Around Mayor McGinn

Tuesday Fizz: Tom Rasmussen's plan; more summer weddings; reconsidering a Republican; and more!

08/10/2010 By Morning Fizz

City Hall

Extra Fizz: Nickels' New Gig

05/04/2010 By Josh Feit



03/23/2009 By Josh Feit


Nickels' Battle Over Mercer Money Featured in NYT

NYT writes up Mayor Nickels' battle with state Sen. Mary Margaret Haugen

03/03/2009 By Josh Feit