Thursday news roundup

Lots of COVID-19 coverage today, including a focus on how the homeless community is coping.

The Seattle Times, Crosscut, South Seattle Emerald, City Observatory, The Stranger (here and here), Real Change, and Capitol Hill Seattle Blog continue coverage of local impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak.

The Seattle Times, KUOW, Capitol Hill Seatle Blog, and Erica Barnett cover discussions of what the city is doing to address COVID-19 — and Hepatitis A — in the city’s homeless community.

Puget Sound Business Journal reports on the newly-introduced Amazon Tax.

Erica Barnett reports that Council member Morales is expected to propose a budget proviso restricting cleanups of homeless encampments.

The Seattle Times and West Seattle Blog cover the latest information on the closure of the West Seattle Bridge.

Seattle Bike Blog reports that you can now report bike-share parking issues with the city’s Find-it-Fix-it app.

Seattle Met profiles Council President Lorena Gonzalez.