In recent years, voter-approved property tax levies have passed easily in Seattle and King County. But the size and structure of Seattle’s transportation levy on the November ballot has drawn some unusual pushback.
It raises the question of whether even normally generous Seattle voters are feeling levy fatigue.
Listen to the highlights of the debate between District 6 candidates Catherine Weatbrook and Mike O'Brien moderated by David Hyde. You can find the audio for the full debate at the bottom of this story.
The candidates for Seattle’s District 6 could not be more Seattle.
Catherine Weatbrook – she used to be a Tubs girl.
Tubs was a shady, windowless establishment in the University District that rented out hot tubs by the hour. It was rumored to be the best place in town to get a urinary tract infection.