News roundup: taking sides on Larry Weis

News coverage is dominated by op-ed pieces this morning, especially related to Larry Weis’s confirmation vote tomorrow.

In advance of tomorrow’s vote in the Energy and Environment Committee on whether to recommend confirmation of Larry Weis as CEO of Seattle Light, Crosscut has an op-ed from a member of environmentalist group 350 Seattle arguing against his confirmation, and Seattle Times covers both pro- and anti- sides of the debate.

Seattle Times also has an op-ed penned by Council member Lorena Gonzalez opposing building a fence around the Jungle homeless encampment.

Q13 has an op-ed piece supporting the proposed vacation of two blocks of Occidental Avenue to make room for the SODO Arena.