Monday news roundup

It’s going to be a beautiful, sunny, warm week. Enjoy it. And get vaccinated!

Here’s the news.

The Seattle Times, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog, MyNorthwest, and KING report that Councilmember Sawant has settled an ethics charge brought by the Seattle Ethics and Elections Commission, one of three charges also implicated in the recall campaign against her.

Seattle Times, Capitol Hill Seattle Blog, Q13, MyNorthwest cover ongoing revelations about missing text messages from the Mayor and other department heads.

Crosscut covers the tensions between the City Council and the Mayor’s office as the two try to figure out how to run a $30 million participatory budgeting program.

The Seattle Times looks at the Democracy Voucher program as one aspect of overall representation of people of color in Seattle elections.

West Seattle Blog reports that this Wednesday there will be an update on the West Seattle Bridge repairs at an advisory board meeting.

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