Friday news roundup

Free sidewalk permits for restaurants, the latest on the CHOP, and more discussion of the police. It’s Friday!


The Seattle Times, KIRO, SeattleMet, and Eater report that the city will be making free sidwalk and curbside permits available to restaurants to help them re-open safely.

The Seattle Times, Crosscut, the Stranger, the South Seattle Emerald, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog (here and here), MyNorthwest, Post Alley, USA Today and the LA Times bring us the latest on the CHOP.

Crosscut, the South Seattle Emerald, and Post Alley discuss police reform.

The West Seattle Blog (here and here) keeps us up to date on what’s happening with the broken West Seattle Bridge.