Friday news roundup

What a week.

If you haven’t yet read this Seattle Times article on how the homeless “sweeps” actually happen, go read it now. Even The Stranger wants you to.

Erica Barnett reports that the recent homeless services RFP awards will cut funding for hygiene services for homeless people downtown.

KING reports that the Key Arena redevelopment MOU is set to be approved by the Council on Monday afternoon.

MyNorthwest reports Mayor Durkan’s thoughts on the city’s proposed income tax and whether they should appeal the recent ruling striking down the tax ordinance.

The Urbanist covers a potential update to the Capitol Hill Design Guidelines.

Seattle Times has an exit interview with interim Council member Kirsten Harris-Talley.