PubliCalendar: Firsts and Lasts of the Season

Today's picks for civic nerds.

09/30/2014 By Kristen Farnam


PubliCalendar: Civic Conversations

Today's picks for civic nerds.

09/29/2014 By Kristen Farnam

The C is for Crank

Why the City Shouldn't Spend Another $2.5 Million on Eastlake Transit Planning

Every neighborhood needs more transit. But Eastlake needs it less than most.

10/30/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Council to Adopt Ambitious Transit Master Plan

The city council prepares to adopt an ambitious plan to guide transit development in the city for the next 20 years.

04/16/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

Extra Fizz: Despite "Delay," Transit Master Plan Will Be Done in Time for 2011 Rail Ballot

Mayor Mike McGinn has complained that the city council has "delayed" the Transit Master Plan, potentially jeopardizing a vote on light rail. But McGinn's own agency signed off on the timeline. And the work will be completed by next summer, in plenty of ti

08/12/2010 By Erica C. Barnett


Lay Down Tracks (or) Boost the Buses?

Trolley backers claim more streetcars will convert transit haters and spur development. But buses are cheaper, and Seattleites are already flocking to them.

01/03/2009 By Eric Scigliano