Friday news roundup

According to the National Weather Service, this is our last sunny day for a while… get out there and soak it up.


Now here’s the news.

The Seattle Times and MyNorthwest report on the revival of HB 2907 in a new bill, with a few twists.

The Washington Examiner and The Nation discuss an emerging war of words over the cause of the affordable housing crisis in several US cities.

Crosscut reports that Seattle’s houseboat dwellers are complaining about city regulations that make it more difficult for them to keep up with maintenance.

West Seattle Blog covers the Parks Department’s increased custodial cleaning of park facilities to prevent the spread of viruses.

Northwest Asian Weekly profiles Senior Deputy Mayor Mike Fong.

The Urbanist critiques the way that the city is sourcing pre-approved designs for backyard cottages.