City Hall

As Police Reform Bill Moves Toward Council Vote, Community Police Commission Wants More

CPC members responded to letters from the city attorney and police chief.

05/17/2017 By Hayat Norimine

10 Years That Changed A City

2012: The DOJ Steps in to Right Seattle Police Wrongs

Plus: legal recreational marijuana, gay marriage, and a Great Wheel on the waterfront.

03/04/2016 By James Ross Gardner

Slalom Consulting

Slide Show: Seasons of Change

Our city is growing and changing at an extraordinary pace.


Morning Fizz

O'Toole Faces Questions Over Pepper Spray Incident

O'Toole criticized by police accountability activists, Inslee stuck in traffic, and Seattle's soul featured in New York Times.

10/08/2015 By Josh Feit


Perfect Party May 2015

Here’s who we’d invite if we could entertain this month’s most interesting visitors, locals, and newsmakers.

04/28/2015 By Seattle Met Staff

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "Why Is This Your Bailiwick?"

Caffeinated News featuring SPD staffing snafu, district elections, a new poll, workers' stories, and more.

10/07/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Forget About 2014. The 2015 Elections are Already Underway.

Caffeinated News and Gossip featuring mayoral sons, food innovation, fact-challenged ads, and more.

10/06/2014 By Morning Fizz


Meet Kathleen O'Toole, Seattle's New Crime Fighter

Can the new chief save the Seattle Police Department from itself?

10/01/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: "We Have a Challenge Ahead of Us in 'To Be Determined' Funding."

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring pandemonium in High Point, cost overruns on the waterfront, big donations for November, and SPD Chief O'Toole.

09/30/2014 By Morning Fizz


The C Is For Crank Likes and Dislikes

The C Is for Crank piles on with her own Likes and Dislikes.

09/26/2014 By Erica C. Barnett


O'Toole "Disappointed" by Apparent Comments from SPD Officers

Apparent comments from SPD officers will be subject of future discussion for the department.

08/26/2014 By Josh Feit


PubliCalendar: School Supplies

Today's picks for civic nerds

08/05/2014 By Ezra Parter

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: What Sawant Hopes to Accomplish

Caffeinated news and gossip featuring Carrasco, aPodments, exaggerated voters' guide claims, and transit equals safety

07/23/2014 By Morning Fizz


PubliCalendar: Got Questions for Ed?

Today's picks for civic nerds

06/26/2014 By Ezra Parter


PubliCalendar: We Do Talk To Police

Today's picks for civic nerds.

06/25/2014 By Ezra Parter


PubliCalendar: Key Directions

Today's picks for civic nerds.

06/24/2014 By Ezra Parter

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The First Female Police Chief of Seattle

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring approval and disapproval.

06/24/2014 By Morning Fizz


PubliCalendar: A Week of Meetings

Today's picks for civic nerds

06/23/2014 By Ezra Parter


PubliCalendar: Kart for Kids, Clean a Park For Them Too

Today's picks for civic nerds.

06/20/2014 By Ezra Parter