Wednesday news roundup

A proposal to reduce misdemeanor convictions, lots of budget talk, and more.

Also, VOTE.

KOMO, Q13, MyNorthwest, and the Washington Examiner report on a proposal by Council member Herbold that would reduce misdemeanor convictions.

The Seattle Times and South Seattle Emerald take stock after 150 days of protests in Seattle.

The Seattle PI reports on a letter from neighborhood and business community leaders about the condition of the city’s parks.

KOMO covers last night’s Council budget public hearing

MyNorthwest discusses the city’s homelessness crisis with former Mayor Greg Nickels.

The Urbanist finds fault with SDOT’s cost-benefit analysis of the West Seattle Bridge options because it omits discussion of climate change.

The Seattle Times looks at a new proposal for moving forward with supervised consumption sites.

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