Thursday news roundup

Today might be the last dry day for a while… get out and enjoy it (but wear a mask).

Here’s the news.


KUOW, Q13, and Capitol Hill Seattle Blog continue the coverage of the Chamber of Commerce’s new lawsuit challenging the payroll tax.

PubliCola and KOMO look at the reaction to Council member Herbold’s proposal to codify the “poverty defense” to misdemeanor charges.

Capitol Hill Seattle Blog reports that the city will be providing some financial relief to the Community Roots affordable housing PDA.

The Urbanist covers the rollout of the new “Seamless Seattle” pedestrian wayfinding system.

PubliCola reports that SPD has submitted updates to its crowd-control policies to the city’s accountability bodies.

The Urbanist looks at the health of the signage marking Seattle’s Stay Healthy Streets.


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