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Ballots are landing in mailboxes this week. What you should know about Proposition 1.READ MORE 39 COMMENTS
The Seattle Department of Transportation is looking at more buses, more frequent service and extensions to some existing lines.READ MORE 43 COMMENTS
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Home-care workers to ride for $15.READ MORE 1 COMMENTS
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There are lessons from the results that led to Proposition 1's failure that could help shape the next steps in financing bus service for Seattle and King County.READ MORE 54 COMMENTS
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