Monday news roundup

The weekend is over, time to get back to work…

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog reports on the appointment of Kirsten Harris-Talley to the City Council.

KING and Erica C. Barnett give us the latest on the local election campaigns.

Puget Sound Business Journal looks at backyard cottages as a way to ease the affordable housing crisis.

Capitol Hill Times reports that the Convention Center will invest $10 million in improvements to Freeway Park.

Governing looks at how cities are becoming the battleground over taxes.