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Seattle is getting WAY better

Is Seattle getting better? Well…yeah. In my own mind this is so clear that the question is always a surprise. The discussion is generally about pace of growth. It’s easy to understand slow-growthers’ points, like how cheap everything used to … Continue reading

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Is Seattle getting better?

Some things never change in Seattle. Like the weather. But wait a minute. The last two years have brought us snow that stuck with a vengeance my childhood self could only have dreamed of. So I guess that’s out. How … Continue reading

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Should the Puget Sound secede?

Nickels wants a revolution Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels kicked off a City Club forum today with what he said would be a “provocative” idea. The Puget Sound region should “declare its independence” and form a more powerful regional government with … Continue reading

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