Happy Mother’s Day weekend! What we can learn from the news today: Don’t bring your mom to or through downtown Seattle. Do bring her up to the North Cascades Highway (a.k.a. Highway 20).
A new, revised version of the head tax was offered today and the city council committee passed it by a 5-4 vote. It goes for final approval next week and a possible veto by Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan. Full story
There’s a big northbound I-5 closure this weekend in downtown Seattle. It starts tonight at 8 PM and reopens at 5 AM on Monday. You’ll be down to two lanes from West Seattle Bridge to downtown Seattle. Full story
Highway 20 reopened for the season. Tootsie Clark, who in the past reopening handed out cinnamon rolls, unfortunately passed away so you’ll need to bring your own rolls this year. Full story
Ciera, along with her husband, Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson and other friends raised $1.4 million local youth organizations at Benaroya Hall. Full story
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