Thursday news roundup

While we wait for election results, the wheels of city government continue to turn.

The Seattle Times looks at the plans to reopen the city’s and county’s libraries.

The Urbanist and Mass Transit report on the passage of Proposition 1, renewing the Seattle Transportation Benefit District.

The Stranger, South Seattle Emerald, and Capitol Hill Seattle Blog (here and here) report on the ongoing protests in the city.

Publicola reports on the city’s new approach to contract negotiations with the two police officers’ unions.

MyBallard covers Mayor Durkan’s new “clean cities” proposal.

Real Change reports that the push to defund SPD continues on.

Publicola has an op-ed discussing the goal of a “15-minute city.”

Real Change looks into the details of the city’s new homeless outreach team.



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