Friday news roundup

What a week.

The Seattle Times, West Seatle Blog, Northwest Asian Weekly, and The Stranger give us more election news.

Seattle Bike Blog looks at a bill pending in the City Council that would mandate building protected bike lanes in the Bike Master Plan when SDOT repaves streets.

The Seattle Transit Blog highlights a Council briefing today on the “M.A.S.S. Transportation Package.”

Grist covers a report showing that Uber and Lyft are bad for traffic, including here in Seattle.

Erica C. Barnett uncovers the competing bids for the Mercer Megablock.