October 2021

Editor's Note: A Gang of Green

Editor’s Note: A Gang of Green

Sustainable building and adaptive reuse increasingly dominate Seattle’s building landscape

Though Climate Pledge Arena generates most of the headlines, the real push to combat climate change in Seattle is nestled into neighborhoods across the city. This issue alone contains no fewer than four stories detailing the efforts by neighborhood advocates and developers around either sustainable building or adaptive reuse, roughly defined as repurposing old buildings for the…

Pioneer Square's Wave of Development

Pioneer Square’s Wave of Development

The district strikes a delicate balance.

Pictured fourth, Lisa Howard, executive director of the Alliance for Pioneer Square; Pictured fifth, ane Richlovsky, a building owner, artist, resident and landlord; Pictured Sixth, Tija Petrovich, Pioneer Square activist