Friday news roundup

We’re talking about banning natural gas in new buildings. Well at least O’Brien is.

KUOW, Q13, Courthouse News Service, MyNorthwest and West Seattle Blog report on yesterday’s unveiling of a bill to ban natural gas piping in new buildings in Seattle.

KING and MyNorthwest cover the announcement of two new affordable housing projects on public land in North Seattle.

The Seattle Times looks at the wider impact of a court case on criminalizing homelessness in Boise, ID.

Crosscut reports that Emily Alvadaro has been nominated to be the new Director of the Office of Housing.