Thursday news roundup

The rain isn’t so great for getting outside, but maybe that’s for the best. And it’s making everything outside grow so fast…

Here’s the news.

The Seattle Times covers the new protections for tenants passed by the City Council this week.

Real Change reports that the new practice of using hotel rooms to shelter larger numbers of homeless individuals may not last for long.

GeekWire and Capitol Hill Seattle Blog look at the demise of bike-share in Seattle.

The International Examiner and West Seattle Blog continue coverage of local impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Stranger has an op-ed arguing in support of the proposed payroll tax.

West Seattle Blog has the latest on the effort to repair the West Seattle Bridge.