Thursday news roundup: income tax and more

The proposed income tax continues to be the topic of the week.

Seattle Times, Seattle PI, Seattle Weekly, MyNorthwest, KUOW, KIRO, KING and KOMO all cover last night’s public hearing on the proposed income tax.

Seattle Times and KUOW cover yesterday’s Council vote to fund the school district’s change to a 2-tier schedule.

Real Change looks at the recently-passed soda tax.

Queen Anne News reports on the deal to renovate Key Arena.

West Seattle Blog covers yesterday’s Council briefing on the city’s emergency response to the homelessness crisis.

Crosscut has an op-ed asking whether the city is spending its existing revenues well.

FOX News reports on the impact of the gun and ammunition tax implemented last year.

The Stranger has a guest editorial from City Council candidate Hisam Goueli.