Tuesday news roundup

A new City Council member is appointed, Mayor Durkan withdraws a department head nomination, and more.

The Seattle Times, Crosscut, KING, The Stranger, KUOW, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog, MyNorthwest, Erica Barnett, The Seattle PI, and Patch all report on yesterday’s appointment of Abel Pacheco to fill the vacancy on the Council left by Rob Johnson’s resignation.

The Seattle Times, Crosscut, Erica Barnett, and MyNorthwest cover Mayor Durkan’s withdrawal of her nomination of Jason Johnson as Director of the Human Services Department.

The Seattle Times and West Seattle Blog report that the Council voted to put the Seattle Library Levy renewal on the August ballot.

KUOW, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog, The Sightline Institute, and West Seattle Blog have the latest election news.