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Crosscut
Parched summer could leave houseboats high and dryLocal lawyer/historian Howard Droker’s well-researched 2003 history of the Emer
Parched summer could leave houseboats high and dry
Crosscut / Posted 6 days ago
Local lawyer/historian Howard Droker’s well-researched 2003 history of the Emerald City’s floating home community was called Seattle’s Unsinkable Houseboats. Well, the houseboats themselves may not be sinking, but the lack of snowpack last winter and... Read more
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KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma
Low water level on Lake Union threatens floating homesThe iconic floating homes of Lake Union may be at risk because of what engineer
Low water level on Lake Union threatens floating homes
KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma / Posted 9 days ago
The iconic floating homes of Lake Union may be at risk because of what engineers are calling “the perfect storm” of conditions this summer in Washington. “No snow pack, really dry spring, and just a really hot summer and high evaporation,” said Ken... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Mayor skips homeless encampment meeting to attend winery opening Mayor Ed Murray was not in attendance at the public meeting for the Ballard H
Mayor skips homeless encampment meeting to attend winery opening
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Mayor Ed Murray was not in attendance at the public meeting for the Ballard Homeless Encampment that was held last night at the Leif Erikson Hall at 6:30 p.m. Where was he? He opted... Read more
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Ballard News-Tribune
Ballard residents roused to comment on homeless encampmentO'Brien amid mayor’s action and community contention Hundreds of Ballard resid
Ballard residents roused to comment on homeless encampment
Ballard News-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
O'Brien amid mayor’s action and community contention Hundreds of Ballard residents crowded the Ballard Eagles VFW Post 3063 parking lot last night for a community-led meeting to discuss the... Read more
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