Friday news roundup

Congratulations! You made it to the weekend again. Remember to wear a mask as you enjoy the nice weather this weekend.

Here’s the news.


The Seattle Times and MyNorthwest cover the Mayor’s announcement yesterday of a new plan to limit natural gas usage in new construction in Seattle.

Patch and MyNorthwest report on a new bill aiming to beef up the subpoena powers of the OPA and Inspector General.

Crosscut looks at what happens after the police respond to a 911 call for a person in a mental health crisis.

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog reports out from a recent East Precinct Advisory Council meeting where neighborhood crime was a big topic of discussion.

The Urbanist takes a critical eye to the city’s design review boards, using a pending project as a prime example of its abuses.



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