Explainer

The First Hill Streetcar Delay

We should all be able to ride the rails from Capitol Hill to Pioneer Square by now, but like that other downtown transit project that shall remain nameless, the First Hill Streetcar has hit a few snags. Okay, several snags. Here’s how it happened.

03/02/2015 By Matthew Halverson

Morning Fizz

Good News and Real Bad News for Sound Transit

Caffeinated News featuring the Republican transportation package.

02/12/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

GOP in Oblivion, Bikes in Forests, and Herbold in District 1

Caffeinated News featuring light rail money, bike trail controversy, and a new campaign committee.

02/03/2015 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Monday Jolt: Republicans Denounce Sound Transit Taxing Authority

House committee gives light rail agency taxing authority over GOP objections.

02/02/2015 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Friday Jolt: Licata on the Seahawks; and SDOT Numbers on Parking

For nerds: More on parking permits; for jocks: Nick Licata on the Seahawks.

01/30/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Friday LIKES & DISLIKES: Light Rail as Dog Poop?

Caffeinated News featuring divestment fail; poop as light rail; and golf clubs equal jail.

01/30/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Should Sound Transit Subsidize Neighborhood Parking?

Caffeinated News featuring liberals vs. liberals.

01/28/2015 By Josh Feit

Feature

How to Bring More Light Rail to Seattle, in Four Not-So-Easy Steps

It’s Seattle vs. Olympia, Seattle vs. the suburbs, and Seattle vs. Seattle.

01/27/2015 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Mr. Tutta Bella Goes to DC and Transit Voters aren't Just in Seattle Anymore

A closer look at Sound Transit polling and a closer listen to Tutta Bella owner Joe Fugere

01/23/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Friday LIKES & DISLIKES: Why Don't Republicans Support Light Rail?

Caffeinated News featuring light rail funding, the NBA in Seattle?, the mayor and the school board, and more.

01/23/2015 By Josh Feit

Afternoon Jolt

Afternoon Jolt: Poll Shows Regional Voters Happy to Pay for More Light Rail

Polling finds strong support for Sound Transit.

01/22/2015 By Bernard Ellouk

Morning Fizz

Mayor Murray and the Other Tunnel

Caffeinated News featuring a new tunnel, new body cam tech, and a new candidate.

01/07/2015 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Seattle Sound Transit Board Members O'Brien and Phillips Try to Save Northgate Ped/Bike Bridge

Caffeinated News featuring letters, voters, and numbers

12/22/2014 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

City and County Priorities in Olympia

Caffeinated News featuring a pitch for "governance reform."

12/04/2014 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

City Pension Fund to Study Divesting from Fossil Fuels. Again!

Caffeinated news featuring divestment from fossil fuels, emergency contraception, and light rail.

11/21/2014 By Morning Fizz

Extra Fizz

Non (2014) Election Fizz: Forget About Reichert...

Now that 2014 is over, here's some caffeinated news about future elections.

11/05/2014

Opinion

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

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Transit and Environmental Advances

Today's picks for civic nerds

09/26/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Friday Likes (Rob Johnson) & Dislikes (The Seattle Housing Authority)

Caffeinated News & Gossip. How we really feel.

09/26/2014 By Morning Fizz

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Education, Health, and Transit

Today's picks for civic nerds

09/24/2014 By Kristen Farnam