City Hall

Council Discusses Competing South Lake Union Proposals

City Council discusses four competing South Lake Union upzone proposals—and one of them is not like the others.

03/26/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Proposals to Increase Affordable Housing Requirement in SLU Move Forward

Proposals to require developers to contribute more toward affordable housing in South Lake Union, which a report shows is not on track to meet its workforce-housing goals, are moving forward.

03/19/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Jarring Losses

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Democrats lose, Car2Go Expands, and voters like views.

03/13/2013 By Morning Fizz

City Hall

One Question for Mike O'Brien

The debate over affordable housing in South Lake Union heats up, with an unlikely cast of characters.

03/04/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Isn't It Weird That

Isn't It Weird That...

Some weird things we noticed in Olympia, in South Lake Union, and in Snohomish County.

03/01/2013 By Erica C. Barnett and Josh Feit

City Hall

Council Could Separate Controversial Vulcan Deal from Larger SLU Rezone

City Council members lean toward separating a controversial development deal proposed by Vulcan from a larger rezone of South Lake Union.

02/01/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

One Question

One Question for City Council Member Tim Burgess

One question for Seattle City Council member Tim Burgess.

12/04/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Isn't it Weird That...

Three weird things we noticed: in the pending mayor's race, about the Democrats, and in South Lake Union.

12/03/2012 By Josh Feit

City Hall

McGinn Briefs Press on South Lake Union Plan, Says He Hopes Council Will Pass Quickly

Mayor Mike McGinn presents his plan for upzoning South Lake Union, says any delay by the city council will mean lost opportunities.

11/30/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


MOHAI’s New Digs

The Museum of History and Industry reopens in the former Naval Reserve Armory on South Lake Union on December 29.

11/28/2012 By Laura Dannen

Morning Fizz

I Want to See the Math

Caffeinated news & gossip featuring: KING 5's Up Front; last-minute meetings; committee re-orgs; zoning; and Rob McKenna.

11/21/2012 By Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz

A "Big Announcement" After Thanksgiving

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring: Tim Burgess; South Lake Union; and "control of our living environments."

11/15/2012 By Morning Fizz

City Hall

City Planners Present Vulcan-Backed South Lake Union Compromise

City planners present a Vulcan-backed proposal to trade land for taller buildings in South Lake Union.

11/14/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Serious Informal Exploration

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Peter Steinbrueck, South Lake Union, co-chairs, and pot.

11/14/2012 By Morning Fizz