Tag Archives: urban

Seattle’s Next Mayor

Since July, I’ve had a bad feeling about the Seattle Mayor’s race. Ed Murray was collecting endorsements left and right, wealthy groups were funding a new PAC, and he had lined up the vast majority of official support from the Democratic party. Polls where trending his way and the other serious challengers fading with only […]

Boldly Going Backwards

As every city resident who’s paying attention knows, the Tunnel was overwhelming approved two weeks ago. What the percentage of victory belies, is its fragility and hollowness. This vote wasn’t about transportation policy or moving forward. It was just politics. On the scale of things, Seattle is a small city in a country with plenty […]