Trevor Griffey

Commitment of Energy

Commitment of Energy

City leaders don't contribute to their own program helping poor people pay the light bills.

 

Chief Gil Kerlikowske at SPD's "Use of Force" seminar.

Cops Up Against the Wall

They want to be understood, but strident critics regard SPD's outreach as too doctrinaire.

 

Police and protesters clash on April 20.

Day of protest

IT COULD HAVE been a lot worse.On a day of low expectations for activists and the police, the events of Saturday, April 20 (nicknamed A20)… Continue reading

 

Market in peril.

Gym vs. Market

"IT SOUNDS LIKE the new Fremont vs. the old Fremont," muses Kathryn Harper of the Seattle City Attorney's office. Sound Mind & Body Gym, a… Continue reading

Market in peril.

Half a Plan?

Even supporters of the mayor's racial profiling plan don't know how to pay for it.

Hostile Takeover?

Paul Allen's Vulcan stacks the deck in Cascade.

Judy, live!

Judy, live!

City Council member is developing a webcast of her public life.

Judy, live!
Low profile

Low profile

Years of work on racial profiling are in jeopardy.

Low profile
Neighborhood knight: Richard Conlin.

Mall madness

"THERE'S NO conspiracy," explains Seattle City Council mem-ber Margaret Pageler. On March 11, Pageler introduced legislation to exempt the Northgate Mall from its neighborhood plan.… Continue reading

Neighborhood knight: Richard Conlin.
The Lillian post stripping.

Not So Fast

Changing costs may save the Lillian.

The Lillian post stripping.
Coming soon to a police car near you.

One step forward . . .

"THIS IS THE END of a very long road," Seattle City Council member Jim Compton announced Monday, as he introduced the legislation his public safety… Continue reading

Coming soon to a police car near you.

Too Much Initiative

A city charter amendment might do more harm than good.

Who’s Destroying the Lillian?

The city, or Paul Allen's Vulcan Inc.?