News roundup: gunshot detection, AirBnB

Yesterday’s announcement of a pilot gunshot-detection system in part of Seattle tops today’s news.

Seattle Times,¬†Crosscut, Northwest Cable News, Q13, West Seattle Blog, and Capitol Hill Seattle Blog report on yesterday’s announcement by the Mayor’s office and SPD of a pilot installation of a gunshot-detection system in parts of Seattle.

KUOW and Capitol Hill Seattle Blog continue the coverage of Wednesday’s announcement of new potential regulations on short-term rentals in Seattle made through services such as AirBnB.

Forbes comments on the Council’s resolution recommending the city avoid nuclear energy.

The Stranger reports on yesterday’s final vote by the Sound Transit board to approve the ST3 package for the fall ballot.

Seattle Times has an editorial on cleaning up the Jungle.

Crosscut has an op-ed by former Mayor Mike McGinn discussing neighborhood councils.