PubliCalendar: Low-Rise Legislation at PLUS Committee

Today's picks for civic nerds

06/16/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh


PubliCalendar: The Supreme Court and the State of Civil Liberties

Today's picks for civic nerds

06/15/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

City Hall

Planning Commission Pushes for More Family Housing

The city's Planning Commission is pushing for more "family-sized" housing—meaning three bedrooms or more—in Seattle.

02/04/2014 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

"Eliminating Parking Requirements Is Not the Same As Prohibiting Parking"

Seattle Planning Commission: Council should adopt a more "incremental" approach to eliminating minimum parking requirements.

03/30/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


New Report: Harder Than Ever to Afford Housing in Seattle

A new city report shows that, for the poor and lower middle class, housing in Seattle is less affordable than ever.

12/09/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Planning Commission: Time to Move Forward on Zoning, Parking and Heights

The Seattle Planning Commission comes out in favor of more density---and no parking requirements---near light-rail stations and other transit hubs.

07/05/2011 By Erica C. Barnett