Friday news roundup

The West Seattle Bridge will be repaired, the Council wraps up its 2021 budget work, and more.

Congratulations! You made it to the weekend.

The Seattle Times (here and here), KING, KIRO, Q13, KUOW, Puget Sound Business Journal, West Seattle Blog (here, here and here), PubliCola, MyNorthwest, The Urbanist and South Seattle Emerald cover Mayor Durkan’s decision to repair, not replace, the West Seattle Bridge.

Crosscut, the Seattle Times, and MyNorthwest report on the Council’s budget decisions related to the police department’s budget.

The Seattle Times reports on a rise of reported crime in the Ballard area, while KOMO reports on violent crimes against homeless women.

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog covers a neighborhood petition to reopen Cal Anderson Park and remove the barrier around the East Precinct building.

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