Friday news roundup

We made it to another weekend! And it looks like the regional homeless authority is going to happen.

The Seattle Times, KUOW, AP, Crosscut, The Stranger, MyNorthwest, Seattle Weekly, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog, and the Mercer Island Reporter report on yesterday’s Council committee vote to advance an agreement with King County to establish a regional governance structure for the homeless response.

KING covers the proposed “Clean Campaigns” ordinance.

Seattle Bike Blog reports that the city’s push to add bike parking seems to be reducing the number of improperly-parked bike-share bikes.

The Seattle Times and GeekWire report on a proposed plan to allow e-scooters to ride in bike lanes.

The Stranger and Wired cover the city’s decision to reduce speed limits on arterials.

Bisnow looks at the trend of city councils moving to the left.

The Stranger continues its series on rent control.

The Seattle Times has an editorial on public safety downtown.