Thursday news roundup: paid family leave, and lots of zoning

Good morning! Enjoy the sunshine today… but don’t get used to it. Now let’s get to the news.

The Stranger, Crosscut, Erica C. Barnett and KIRO report on yesterday’s unveiling by Council member Gonzalez on a proposal for paid family leave for all Seattle employees.

SeattleMet covers the proposed MHA rezone of downtown and South Lake Union, which is now headed for final approval.

MyNorthwest looks at the proposal for MHA rezone of the Uptown area.

The Urbanist reports on a contract rezone request in lower Queen Anne for a multi-family residential development.