Friday news roundup

It’s the end of August, the end of the City Council’s recess, and the beginning of Bumbershoot…

Seattle Times and Patch cover a new threat from the feds to take immediate action against any “safe consumption sites” that Seattle or other cities might set up.

Crosscut looks at what it is costing to address the homelessness crisis.

KOMO reports that the city released the final EIS on the Key Arena renovation yesterday.

CounterPunch compares Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez with Kshama Sawant.