Monday news roundup

Face mask requirements begin today.  That would have also been good advice 40 years ago today, when Mount St. Helens went “boom.”

The Seattle Times and Capitol Hill Seattle Blog discuss the new face mask requirements going into effect today.

Erica Barnett reports on new proposed restrictions on cleanups of unsanctioned homeless encampments during the COVID-19 emergency.

West Seattle Blog looks at the new “stay healthy streets” program.

The Seattle Times discusses a new SDOT report on the West Seattle Bridge’s “conceptual models of failure.”

The Urbanist proposes it’s time the city start implementing “streateries.”