Non-snow news: Date set for next West Seattle jail hearing

December 18, 2008 at 6:26 pm | In West Seattle jail sites, West Seattle news | 1 Comment


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Before we kick off the evening snow coverage, a couple other West Seattle news items to share, starting with the date that’s just been set for the next official public hearing about the West Seattle site that’s one of six locations under consideration for a regional misdemeanor-offender jail. As announced last month, the Highland Park Way/West Marginal Way site (Google Street View above; this area was briefly famous months ago as the original “Nickelsville”) is still on the list, which expanded when Seattle’s potential jailbuilding partners, including Bellevue and Shoreline, nominated possible sites. Now each site will be the subject of a “scoping” meeting as part of the environmental-impact review, and the West Seattle meeting is set for 6 pm January 13 at South Seattle Community College‘s Brockey Centerabundant details here. (If you need to catch up on the jail-site fight, six months of WSB coverage is archived here, newest to oldest.)

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  1. Look at those gloriously ice-free roads!

    Comment by cjboffoli — 9:55 pm December 18, 2008 #

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