Things have been hectic at Seattle City Hall since former mayor Ed Murray stepped down last week over sexual abuse allegations and City Council President Bruce Harrell stepped up. Here’s what you need to know.
Ever spotted these signs around Seattle? ‘Notice: I never stopped loving you.’ ‘Please: I wish I could see you just one more time.’ They’re the work of artist April Soetarman, and here’s why she made them.
People who are from Seattle sometimes worry that people who are not from Seattle don’t get what it’s like to feel attached to the place. And people who are new here? They wonder what it takes for their view of the city to not be discounted.
Newcomers bring a lot of new energy, the thinking goes. But if they don’t have the same emotional attachments locals have for certain parts of the city, might they contribute to a culture that dismisses them? Enter our fifth and final video exploring the tension between Seattle natives and transplants.