Friday news roundup

A relatively quiet Friday as the Council settles back in to work.

The Urbanist reports on the Council’s agenda for changes to off-street parking.

West Seattle Blog covers Council member Lisa Herbold’s discussion with the Southwest District Council.

Capitol Hill Times discusses what the Council might do about unreinforced masonry this year.

The Urbanist reports on the Planning, Land Use and Zoning Committee’s draft work plan.

Seattle Weekly has an op-ed piece by a former member of Tim Burgess’ legislative staff on how local officials can make a real difference.