Thursday news roundup

A good spread of topics to read up on this morning.

The Seattle PI looks at the new skate plaza at Seattle Center.

KIRO reports that King County is looking at the possibility of taking over City Hall Park in order to increase safety for those visiting and working at the adjacent King County Courthouse.

The Urbanist covers the outcome of the City Council’s vote on SPD budget changes earlier this week.

PubliCola looks at the city’s new Community Safety and Communications Center.

West Seattle Blog reports out from SDOT’s community briefing on repairs to the West Seattle Bridge.

The South Seattle Emerald covers the city’s announcement of a youth-led social justice mini-grant program.

MyNorthwest reports that the campaign to recall Councilmember Sawant has filed a complaint that Sawant’s anti-recall campaign has broken campaign finance reporting laws.

Crosscut and KOMO bring us election news.

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