News roundup: homeless and housing

The news is pretty light this morning, but don’t expect that to last as the Council dives into a very busy week.

MyNorthwest wasted no time jumping on the news of a fatal accident this morning where a driver ran into a homeless encampment on an I-5 offramp greenbelt — connecting it to last week’s introduction of an ordinance to restrict the city’s ability to clean up unsanctioned encampments.

Erica C. Barnett wrote an analysis of last week’s announcement of a new city strategy on the homeless crisis.

The Sightline Insittute debunks the myth that Seattle has “plenty of development capacity.”



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