News roundup

So many oars in the water this week for the City Council…

KIRO7, Forbes and repot on yesterday’s briefing on the impact of Seattle’s minimum wage increase.

MyBallard, Waste 360 and Waste Dive report on Seattle Public Utilities’ proposed rate hike for solid waste services.

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog covers Council member Gonzalez’s proposed ban on “conversion therapy.”

Seattle Times reports on yesterday’s Council vote to increase the B&O tax and business license fees.

Curbed discusses the failure of micro-housing to take off in Seattle.

MyNorthwest reports on REI’s recent accession to retail workers’ demands for better pay and working conditions.

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog discusses Seattle’s failure to meet its recycling goals.