Wednesday news roundup

More election talk as ballots get mailed out today; plus the Mayor proposed a spending plan for the Equitable Communities Initiative.

The Seattle Times and Seattle Medium cover the Mayor’s announcement of a spending plan for the Equitable Communities Initiative based on the ECI task force’s recommendations.

MyNorthwest reports that the City Council voted out of committee a new version of its ban on SPD’s use of “less lethal” weapons.

The Urbanist looks at what’s at stake in the upcoming major revision to the city’s Comprehensive Plan.

The Seattle Medium covers the city’s acquisition of two parcels of land in South Park for affordable housing redevelopment.

The Seattle Times, MyNorthwest, and The Stranger (here and here) bring us election news.

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