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Tag: Highway 520


Grab your wallets: McGinn’s got plans

This editorial will appear in tomorrow’s print edition.

As expected, Seattle’s new mayor, Michael McGinn, is giving non-Seattleites reason to change the PINs on their debit cards.

McGinn, like many environmentalists, doesn’t much like cars. No problem there: Just about anyone might get sick of cars after living in congested Seattle long enough. But McGinn’s Seattlecentric approach to transportation keeps threatening to run up the state’s bill on the planned Alaskan Way tunnel and Highway 520 bridge.

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