The Seattle Post-Intelligencer

November 2, 2010, 11am PDT
Leaders in Seattle are considering a plan to offer naming rights to various parks and civic amenities.
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September 28, 2010, 11am PDT
Seattle is panning to tear down an aging viaduct that runs along its waterfront and replace it with a tunnel beneath downtown. When the viaduct falls, the city is looking to increase public space on a new waterfront.
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August 1, 2010, 9am PDT
The city has hundreds of houseboats on its waterways, but new shoreline regulations could prohibit any new houseboats.
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June 15, 2010, 9am PDT
Officials in Seattle are trying to pass legislation that would allow stalled construction sites to be reused as parking lots and temporary vending areas.
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May 22, 2010, 7am PDT
A section of downtown Seattle has for decades been a fare-free public transit zone. Those days could be coming to an end.
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November 4, 2009, 7am PST
The Seattle City Council has unanimously approved an ordinance that will allow owners of single family homes to construct additional cottage-like housing units on their property.
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May 14, 2009, 7am PDT
Washington's top transportation official has indicated support for the idea of beefing up transportation funds by taxing drivers by the mile.
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April 21, 2009, 7am PDT
As urban cycling increases, cities like Seattle are finding that they need to change the way they think about users of the road.
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February 24, 2009, 10am PST
Population growth estimates foresee the equivalent of an additional 15 Seattles concentrating in the Pacific Northwest over the next one hundred years. How the region handles this growth is up for debate, but with a distinct sense of urgency.
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February 11, 2009, 10am PST
Plans to replace Seattle's aging inner-city freeway with a $4.2 billion tunnel and expanded bus service have many lawmakers concerned about being able to raise enough money to make it happen.
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January 14, 2009, 2pm PST
Officials in Washington have come to a consensus on plans to replace the Alaskan Way Viaduct, Seattle's damaged inner-city arterial. They've decided on a $4 billion tunnel, but the plans still need approval from the state legislature.
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January 2, 2009, 9am PST
This column looks at President-elect Barack Obama's food politics and wonders just how sustainable his administration's food policies will be.
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September 19, 2008, 7pm PDT
Seattle is growing, and it's going to have to start thinking about augmenting its single-family neighborhoods with more multi-unit housing if it wants to keep up with the pace of growth.
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August 6, 2008, 7am PDT
<p>Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels recently announced a plan to close off certain roads to cars on Sundays starting this month. Local business owners are worried that closures will keep people away.</p>
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July 15, 2008, 5am PDT
<p>Planners in Seattle want to add housing to Little Saigon, a neighborhood with a strong Vietnamese culture, without disrupting the district's character or displacing residents.</p>
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July 2, 2008, 10am PDT
<p>Amid complaints of over-sized houses, officials in Seattle are considering enacting tighter regulations on the size of single-family homes.</p>
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June 30, 2008, 12pm PDT
<p>State County and city officials revealed eight new options for dealing with Seattle's Alaskan Way Viaduct, a damaged double-decker inner city freeway.</p>
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June 25, 2008, 8am PDT
<p>Landscape architect Gary Sexton worked on a tight budget and dodged commissions and regulations to create a beautiful vision for downtown Bremerton (near Seattle).</p>
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May 23, 2008, 7am PDT
<p>City officials and local businesses in Seattle are teaming up to offer cash and prizes to residents who limit their car use this summer.</p>
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March 9, 2008, 7am PDT
<p>A recent study from the Washington Public Interest Research Group shows the environmental benefits of public transit.</p>
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