Media Mentions

Title Source Date Issue(s)
With contract talks still stalled, Seattle EMTs set strike deadline of Dec. 21 Seattle Times 2018/12 Worker Rights
Coming soon for Seattle city workers facing harassment: an advocate Crosscut 2018/12 Safe Workplaces
Seattle approves new office to help city employees with workplace harassment, discrimination Seattle Times 2018/12 Safe Workplaces
Washington Supreme Court rules against initiative to block public funding of safe-injection sites Seattle Times 2018/12 Public Health
Seattle’s radical plan to fight big money in politics Vox 2018/11 Democracy Vouchers
Episode 873: The Seattle Experiment Planet Money | NPR 2018/11 Democracy Vouchers
City says legal fight cost Seattle 717 affordable homes Crosscut 2018/11 Housing Affordability
Council approves Seattle's $6.9 billion budget with emphasis on homelessness KOMO 2018/11 Homelessness
Seattle City Council approves $5.9 billion budget for 2019-2020 KING 2018/11 Budget
Seattle City Council confirms Debra Smith as new City Light boss in wake of billing problems Seattle Times 2018/10 Seattle City Light
Disposition Policy: Let's Put Underused Public Land to Use as Affordable Housing Urbanist 2018/10 Housing Affordability
Seattle wants to give away land for Housing Affordability Crosscut 2018/10 Housing Affordability
Open thread: What does your dream bike network look like? Curbed Seattle Transportation
To Help the Homeless, Seattle Will Tax Big Companies Like Amazon and Starbucks Governing Homelessness
Council embarks on update to Seattle City Light strategic plan SCC Insight Energy
Is Google Underreporting Political Ad Spending by Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan? Slog Transparency
Rentberry sues city of Seattle over ban on rent bidding sites, alleging free speech violations Geekwire Housing Affordability
Rentberry sues Seattle over temporary rent-bidding ban Curbed Seattle Housing Affordability
Moratorium on rent-bidding sites gets challenged in court SCC Insight Housing Affordability
Lawsuit Claims Rent-Bidding Moratorium Violates Landlords’ Free Speech Rights Slog Housing Affordability
Council member says money spent last year got 5,000 homeless off street, but some only temporarily Q13 Homelessness
Seattle passes head tax on large businesses to fight homelessness Issaquah-Sammamish Reporter Homelessness
Mosqueda proposes moratorium on public land sales KIRO 7 Housing Affordability
Top Urbanist Actions: Rally to Save the Basic Bike Network The Urbanist Transportation
Take 5: Council member responds to head tax criticism KING 5 Homelessness
Six Things to Think About When Thinking About the Head Tax The C Is for crank
Amazon’s number: Inside the battle over Seattle’s head tax The Seattle Times Homelessness
Construction inflation could complicate Seattle head tax spending KING 5 Homelessness
Seattle’s head-tax fight goes to the next round: How best to solve homelessness? The Seattle Times Homelessness
Weekend talks produce scaled-down head tax; Seattle City Council set to vote Monday The Seattle Times Homelessness
Seattle Unanimously Passes an 'Amazon Tax' to Fund Affordable Housing CityLab Homelessness
Seattle's tax on Amazon to help homeless may fall... Daily Mail Online Homelessness
Seattle passes a smaller version of the 'Amazon tax’ CNN Money Homelessness
Seattle backs tax on companies like Amazon to help homeless Fox Business Homelessness
Seattle backs tax on companies like Amazon to help homeless News & Observer Homelessness
Seattle passes new tax on large companies despite Amazon’s howls of protest TechCrunch Homelessness
To Help the Homeless, Seattle Will Tax Big Companies Like Amazon and Starbucks Governing Homelessness
Seattle OKs taxing companies like Amazon to aid the homeless AP Homelessness
Seattle backs `head tax´ on large companies like Amazon... Daily Mail Online Homelessness
Seattle passes $47.5M business tax Crosscut Homelessness
Seattle City Council Passes Reduced Head Tax Seattle Weekly Homelessness
Controversial Head Tax Passes After Weeks of Bruising Debate The C Is for crank Homelessness
Despite threat of veto, Council pushes forward $75 million tax Crosscut Homelessness
Controversial $500 head tax moves forward; mayor may veto KOMO Homelessness
Seattle employee head tax vote expected today KING 5 Homelessness
Seattle City Council North Seattle Town Hall Wednesday in Ballard to focus on ‘Progressive Tax on Business’ PhinneyWood Homelessness
Labor Advocates Promote Other Worker Events In Addition To May Day Marches KNKX Workers' Rights
Seattle City Council members double down on head tax after Amazon halts development Puget Sound Business Journal Homelessness
Outrage devolves into disrespect at town hall on Seattle's head tax KOMO Homelessness
Seattle City Council members get earful at town hall over homeless camps, employee tax Q13 Homelessness
Amazon halts Seattle construction amid head tax proposal KIRO 7 Homelessness
Seattle councilmember O'Brien faces full-throated anger from crowd at town hall KIRO 7 Homelessness
SeThreat of Amazon construction halt throws proposed Seattle business tax for a loop CHS Capitol Hill Homelessness
Amazon is making head tax all about them MyNorthwest Homelessness
Amazon Halts Downtown Construction Pending City Council Vote on Head Tax Slog Homelessness
The "Seattle Process" went off the rails today SCC Insight Homelessness
Amazon is ending construction projects in Seattle because they're upset about new taxes Circa Homelessness
Businesses in Seattle could pay millions to help city deal with homeless problem Fox News Homelessness
How did we get here? A look back on Seattle’s head-tax plan and Amazon’s response The Seattle Times Homelessness
Fury and frustration erupt over proposed head tax for homelessness services The Seattle Times Homelessness
Is Amazon serious about slowing its Seattle growth? Tech and community leaders weigh in – GeekWire Geekwire Homelessness
Amazon, the Head Tax, and the Waterfront Seattle Met Homelessness
Ballard town hall turns into an angry shoutfest – My Ballard My Ballard Homelessness
Amazon Pauses Development In Downtown Seattle As Council Considers 'Head Tax' KNKX Homelessness
Seattle City Council to delay vote on head tax MyNorthwest Homelessness
Case workers: 'A paycheck away from being homeless themselves' Crosscut Homelessness
Seattle revives controversial business tax to combat homelessness Crosscut Homelessness
Here's the City Council's Proposed Employers Tax Slog Homelessness
COUNCIL FINALLY UNVEILS PROPOSED TAX ON BUSINESSES SCC Insight Homelessness
Seattle head tax would create 2,000 affordable housing units, council plan claims KING 5 Homelessness
Seattle City Council reveals details of proposed head tax on large employers Puget Sound Business Journal Homelessness
VIDEO: Questions, answers, numbers @ West Seattle Chamber of Commerce homelessness forum West Seattle Blog Homelessness
Revised business tax for housing and homeless services heads to City Council Curbed Seattle Homelessness