Tuesday news roundup

The hazard pay bill passes, Lewis pitches more tiny home villages, and more.


The Seattle Times, Seattle PI, KIRO, KING, the AP, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog, and Patch cover yesterday’s vote by the City Council to require large grocery store companies to provide $4 pr hour of hazard pay to their in-store hourly employees.

The Seattle Times, The Stranger, and MyNorthwest report on Councilmember Lewis’s announcement yesterday of a public-private partnership to build another twelve tiny home villages this year.

West Seattle Blog reports that the issue of police staffing levels came up at an Alki community meeting.

MyNorthwest and Native News Online bring us local election coverage.

The Seattle Times has an editorial arguing against an effort to provide for a strengthened “poverty defense” for certain misdemeanors.


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