From a head tax and its repeal to free bus fares, a lot happened in Seattle politics in 2018. Were you paying attention? Can you claim to be a City Hall buff?
A year ago, Jenny Durkan had just become Seattle’s mayor, the police department had yet to attain compliance with court-ordered reforms, Amazon had yet to threaten City Hall over a head tax and some public high school students were still paying to ride the Metro bus.
A lot happened in Seattle politics in 2018. Were you paying attention? Test your knowledge with this year-end quiz.
Correction: This post has been updated. An earlier version included incorrect information about the threshold for Seattle’s short-lived head tax on large businesses. It was $20 million in gross annual revenue, not $30 million.