Monday news roundup

Week 2 of the City Council’s August recess!

Here’s what’s up.

The Seattle Times looks at Seattle’s streetcars.

Mother Jones lays out U.S. cities’ climate impact risk and their level of preparedness.

KUOW brings us election news.

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog reports on the fifth year of construction along 23rd Avenue.

Crosscut has an op/ed discussing how the city manages public lands.