News roundup: homeless encampments

A candidate for governor comes out against the pending ordinance rewriting rules on homeless encampments.

Seattle Times, MyNorthwest, AP, the Bellingham Herald, KUOW and Crosscut all report on the ongoing debate over the pending legislation to change the rules for clearing unsanctioned homeless encampments on city property. Seattle Times also has anĀ editorial on the topic, and an opinion piece from Council member Mike O’Brien.

RTO Insider reports on the Council’s vote yesterday to delay a bill allowing Seattle City Light to further explore entering the California Energy Imbalance Market.