Monday news roundup

… and people are still opining about the head tax.

The Boston Herald, The Columbian, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog, and GeekWire all continue the conversation about the head tax that was passed by the City Council last week.

The Seattle PI reports on the planned vote this afternoon to kick off the formation of the Waterfront LID.

MyNorthwest covers the Mayor’s efforts to streamline creation of backyard cottages.

The Urbanist reports on the bumps in the road for the Move Seattle levy, while the Seattle Times dives into why some bike-lane costs are so high.

Crosscut has an op-ed from health professionals on the King County Board of Health arguing that elected officials should move immediately to shelter all homeless people.