Some Caveats on That Sounder Report

Some caveats on a Sound Transit panel's report on the agency's expensive rail line to Everett.

10/16/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Sound Transit Reveals Development Plan for Capitol Hill Station

Sound Transit lays out its plans for transit-oriented development at the Capitol Hill light rail station.

09/14/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Rachel Maddow Adds Baumgartner to Her List of Politicians Refusing to Answer Questions

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Rachel Maddow, Michael Baumgartner, Sound Transit, and right wing talk radio.

08/23/2012 By Morning Fizz


One Question for Sound Transit Board Member Joe McDermott

One question for Joe McDermott.

08/22/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


PubliCalendar: Testify at Important Sound Transit Board Meeting

Our daily picks for civic nerds.

08/22/2012 By Josh Feit


PubliCalendar: Candidate Forum, DREAMers Forum, and More

Our daily picks for political nerds.

08/01/2012 By Josh Feit

That Washington

Friday PubliCola Q&A: Patty Murray

US Sen. Patty Murray is taking center stage as the ongoing federal budget debate frames the Presidential election.

07/27/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Sealed Records, Happy Birthdays, and Endorsements

OUR DAILY ROUNDUP: The AP, Seattle Transit Blog, the Stranger, The TNT, and Seattle Bike Blog.

07/18/2012 By Josh Feit

On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: The Seattle Storm, the Arena, Jay Inslee, Rob McKenna, and More

TODAY'S ROUNDUP: Jean Godden defends the Storm; the Seattle Times explains the arena; the Herald has a primer on the weird election to succeed Jay Inslee for a month; and McKenna voted against Reagan in college.

07/16/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Friday Jolt: Sound Transit in Bellevue

The day's winners and losers.

07/13/2012 By Afternoon Jolt

This Washington

ST Board Member Phillips: Transit Agency Should Have Run Pro-Union Ad

King County Council member Larry Phillips, who sits on the Sound Transit board, writes a letter objecting to the transit agency's decision not to run an ad pushing unionization at SeaTac airport.

04/10/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Transportation Director: Sound Transit Shouldn't Kick Freeloaders Out of Its Parking Lots

Washington transportation secretary Paula Hammond says Sound Transit shouldn't kick drivers who aren't actually using transit out of its parking lots. Image of Burien park and ride via Seattle Transit Blog.

04/05/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Sound Transit Rejects Controversial "Unionization" Ad

Sound Transit rejects living wage ad campaign.

04/04/2012 By Josh Feit


Residents Question Parking, Pedestrian Access at Northgate Light Rail Station

Residents question Sound Transit's plans for parking, noise mitigation, pedestrian access, and more at an open house on a planned light rail station at Northgate.

03/22/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


500-Stall Parking Garage Could Be Coming to Northgate

Plans for a new light-rail station at Northgate could "replace" just over 100 parking spaces with a 500-space parking garage.

03/21/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Kemper Loses Lawsuit to Stop I-90 Light Rail

Kittitas County superior court dismisses a lawsuit by Bellevue megadeveloper Kemper Freeman aimed at stopping light-rail construction across I-90. Image via Seattle Transit Blog.

03/09/2012 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

"I Have a Very Stressful Job"

Friday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

02/23/2012 By Morning Fizz