News roundup: Murray’s budget speech

The Mayor’s speech unveiling his 2017-2018 budget proposal grabbed the headlines this morning.

Seattle Times, The Stranger, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog, Crosscut, Seattle Weekly (here and here), and Seattle Transit Blog all covered the Mayor’s budget speech yesterday.

Seattle Times and Erica Barnett report on the confirmation of Mami Hara as Director of Seattle Public Utilities.

MyNorthwest covers the Council’s vote to lower residential and arterial speed limits.

Curbed discusses ongoing tweaks to rules requiring composting.

The Urbanist reports on the recent Renter Summit.