Wednesday news roundup

The Seattle Times, KING, KIRO, KUOW, Q13, Post Alley (here and here), AP, The Washington Examiner, Patch, The South Seattle Emerald, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog (here and here), and MyNorthwest cover the ongoing protests over the killing of George Floyd by police, and the response by police.

GeekWire, Puget Sound Business Journal, and Capitol Hill Seattle Blog report on Monday’s passsage of paid sick and safe time for certain gig workers in Seattle.

The Seattle Transit Blog looks at the Seattle Transportation Benefit District as it comes up for renewal later this year.

SeattleMet discusses street dining as local restaurants look to expand outdoors during the COVID pandemic.

The Stranger reports that the proposed payroll tax is back on the table.

The West Seattle Blog reports that the city is looking to hire a firm to design a replacement West Seattle Bridge.