2008 Media Coverage


Affordable-housing plan OK’d, but will it work?
Seattle Times – December 16, 2008

Affordable housing proposal up for vote
West Seattle Herald – October 15, 2008

Massive Little Saigon Development Project Gets “Ok”
International Examiner – September 17, 2008

Invisible Army
The Stranger – September 16, 2008

Dearborn is a go
NW Asian Weekly – September 13, 2008

Dearborn project moves forward after 3 years
NW Asian Weekly – September 13, 2008

In Other News – Mitigation
The Stranger – September 3, 2008

Little Saigon makes a deal
Real Change News – September 3, 2008

Neighborhood development: A delicate balance
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – September 8, 2008

After 2 years, accord reached on Little Saigon project
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – September 3, 2008

TV video: New mall proposed for the International District
KING 5 – September 2, 2008

Coalition talks reach deal on Goodwill site
Seattle Times – September 2, 2008

The Money Squeeze
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – August 27, 2008

Celebrate your freedom to set sensible rules
Puget Sound Business Journal – July 4, 2008

The Intersection of Gentrification and Neglect
Seattle Weekly – May 14, 2008

Priced Out: Fleeing Seattle’s costly core, they live on the edge
Seattle Times – May 11, 2008

Rezoning urged to aid project at Goodwill site
Seattle Times – May 2, 2008

Skycap jobs fly away at Sea-Tac Airport
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – April 6, 2008

Skycaps fight for jobs
Real Change News – April 2, 2008

Dearborn Street project renews pledge; activists skeptical
NW Asian Weekly – January 11, 2008

2007 Media Coverage


Is Seattle too easy on developers?
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – November 29, 2007

10-acre housing/retail project planned for Goodwill site on Dearborn
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – April 12, 2007

Little Saigon Faces a Publicly Subsidized Big-Box Development
Real Change News – April 25, 2007

Seattle’s Little Saigon neighborhood protests plans at Goodwill site
The Seattle Times – April 22, 2007

Union workers hail Westin Seattle pact
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – February 15, 2007

2006 Media Coverage


Who Benefits? Before a mall reshapes the I.D., community groups want an agreement
Real Change News – December 14, 2006

In the Hall – The best laid plans
The Stranger – December 7, 2006

Neighborhoods form coalition to voice concern over Dearborn development
International Examiner – December 6, 2006

Proposed development poised to transform Central District
Beacon Hill News – December 6, 2006

Local activists want developers to provide community benefits, too
Seattle Times – December 6, 2006

Community: we want say in proposed mall
NW Asian Weekly – December 2, 2006

Central Seattle residents want delay on Target, Lowe’s proposal
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – November 30, 2006

Big-Box Butt-In
Real Change News – November 9, 2006

Skyscrapers on the rise with City Council’s full approval
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – April 4, 2006

High-rise boom coming to Seattle?
Seattle Times – April 4, 2006

Seattle’s skyline headed upward
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – March 23, 2006

Taller, denser downtown OK’d by committee
Seattle Times – March 23, 2006

Steinbrueck offers condo compromise
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – March 21, 2006

City’s renters lose out as condo switch soars
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – March 20, 2006

A city we can live with
Seattle Times – March 18, 2006

Upzone, Downzone: Council hears both sides on development proposal
Real Change News – March 16, 2006

Fee plan for taller buildings brings out fans and foes
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – March 8, 2006

City residents speak out on downtown height limits
The Daily at UW -March 8, 2006

City Study Backs Steinbrueck’s Downtown Plan, Not the Mayor’s
The Stranger – March 2, 2006

The future of downtown Seattle: Taller and Denser
KUOW’s The Conversation – March 7, 2006

Re-zoning raises concerns for low-income residents
The Daily at UW – February 24, 2006

Zoned Out: Who Wins and Who Loses in the New Downtown?
Seattle Channel – February 23, 2006

Rising rents driving out ‘heart and soul’ from downtown
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – February 23, 2006

Boring land-use decisions to determine the future of downtown housing
Real Change News – February 22, 2006

Developers challenge affordable housing study
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – January 26, 2006

City seeks cut of profits of high-rises for public
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – January 12, 2006

2005 Media Coverage


The Details Downtown
Seattle Weekly – December 14, 2005

Changing face of downtown
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – December 9, 2005

Time to Grow Up
Seattle Weekly – August 10, 2005

2004 Media Coverage


Union announces boycott of two hotels
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – November 5, 2004

King County’s growth follows plan, report says
Seattle Times – October 21, 2004

Low wages hurting families, study says
Seattle Times – October 12, 2004

2003 Media Coverage


A Place at the Table
Real Change News - December 11, 2003

2002 Media Coverage


Mayor Nickels takes principled stand for affordable housing
Seattle Post-Intelligencer – July 11, 2002

The Six Million Dollar Scam
The Stranger – June 20, 2002

2001 Media Coverage


Hedreen gets his High Rise
Real Change News – January 25, 2001

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