News roundup: SODO arena, plus more

A little bit of everything today, starting with the SODO Arena.

KING5, Seattle Timesand Sonics Rising report that the City Council might not vote on the street vacation request tied to the new SODO basketball/hockey arena until April — to the great dismay of Sonics fans.

Crosscut profiles the Office of Labor Standards, which enforces Seattle’s labor laws.

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog reports on the Council’s imminent approval of a RapidRide line along Madison.

Seattle Met covers the City Council’s letter to Sound Transit 3 providing their list of priorities.

Crosscut notes an upcoming panel session Feb. 3rd in which the five female members of the City Council will be interviewed.

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog notes a study on the Seattle music industry which is to be discussed by the City Council today.

And finally, The Stranger has a guest editorial by Council member Lorena Gonzalez in support of the two school levies