News roundup: affordable housing

Council members’ new proposal for funding additional affordable housing tops the news this morning.

Seattle Times, Seattle Weekly, West Seattle Blog, and Seattlish report on yesterday afternoon’s announcement of a new proposal, more moderate than Council member Sawant’s, to create more affordable housing.

Seattle Times and Athletic Business cover the competing attempts to create a new NBA-ready arena.

KING5 reports on the new lowered speed limits in Seattle.

Erica C. Barnett interviews a UW expert on treatment programs for heroin addiction and how public policy should respond to the opiate addiction crisis.