Fossil Fuels

Inslee Sides with State Regulators, Opposes a Massive Oil Terminal in Southwest Washington

A plan for a massive oil terminal along the Columbia River project is looking less likely after Inslee's decision on Monday.

01/29/2018 By Manola Secaira


PubliCalendar: A Double Feature on Fossil Fuels

Today's picks for civic nerds

04/03/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh


PubliCalendar: Feminists Stand Up and Speak Out!

Today's picks for civic nerds

04/02/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

Morning Fizz

Friday Likes and Dislikes: Oil Trains, Megaphones, and Street Uses

Caffeinated news featuring the state house, the city council, and the Department of Planning and Development

03/06/2015 By Josh Feit

Year in Review

The Oil Train Industry is Putting Seattle at Risk

Given the scary lack of regulations in place, we're lucky a major oil train disaster didn't turn out to be the story of the year in Seattle in 2015.

12/24/2014 By Eric de Place


Extra Fizz: SPD Gets Religion, Metro Service, a Brief Council Absence, and Oil Train Verification

Extra Fizz featuring SPD, Metro low-income fares, oil trains, and Tim Burgess' brief health-related council hiatus.

07/25/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Thursday Fizz: Substantially Intact

Thursday Fizz featuring city hall staffing decisions, minimum wage decisions, and oil train demands.

05/29/2014 By Morning Fizz

City Hall

City to Adopt Anti-Oil Train Resolution

The city council is poised to adopt a resolution condemning oil-train expansion in Washington.

02/21/2014 By Erica C. Barnett