Friday news roundup

I’ll be on “The Week in Review” on KUOW at noon today…

here’s the news.

The Stranger discusses why restaurants should be allowed to expand out into some streets.

Patch, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog, MyNorthwest, and Erica Barnett discuss the Council’s meeting earlier this week over ongoing homeless encampment removals.

Fox News reports that Republicans in Congress want to stop state and local efforts to provide COVID relief to undocumented immigrants.

The Urbanist looks at how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the local housing crisis.

Crosscut reports that the rise in unemployment is hitting people of color the hardest.

The Urbanist argues for an end to public subsidies of private golf courses.

The Seattle Times reports that Seattle-area job listings inched up last week.