Category Archives: Seattle infrastructure

Seattle embraces high tech–except for the Internet


Online outtages belie city’s image. Continue reading

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Are Seattle pedestrians really that safe?


New study says metro area is third least dangerous for those on foot Continue reading

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Bad public signage continues to plague Seattle


Problems include unmarked forks, missing markers and cryptic symbols Continue reading

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Seattle is no stranger to landslides, either


Since 1890, more than 1,500 have occurred within the city limits Continue reading

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Seattle’s newest tourist attraction–which can’t be seen


World’s largest tunneling machine will be stuck underground until at least September. Continue reading

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Seattle is world-class in many ways–including problems


Flawed floating bridge, stuck tunnel machine lead list of municipal woes Continue reading

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A sign of Seattle: City sells me my name for $5


But street signage around town remains less than top-rate. Continue reading

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Comcast remains closer to Lake Woebegon than Seattle


Customer service problems persist at cable giant, but lower prices can be extracted Continue reading

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Monumental Seattle (Part 4)


Public art depicts nothing–or something Continue reading

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Monumental Seattle (Part 3)


Did you know about the local tribute to Confederate veterans? Continue reading

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