Thursday news roundup

The West Seattle Bridge won’t be back in service any time soon — if ever. Plenty more to talk about this morning.

The Seattle TImes, AP, KING, KOMO, KIRO, West Seattle Blog, Capitol HIll Seattle Blog, and South Seattle Emerald all cover yesterday’s news on the state of the West Seattle Bridge and SDOT’s plan moving forward.

The Seattle Times reports on the proposed “Amazon tax.”

Crosscut, The Stranger, South Seattle Emerald, and Eater continue coverage of the local impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Urbanist suggests some new rules for development in residential neighborhoods.

Real Change and Erica Barnett report on the city’s efforts to procure additional portable hygiene facilities.

The Urbanist looks at Seattle’s ability to impose a flat income tax.