Podcasts

The Urbanist Podcast: Live from France

In this episode, I call in from Nantes, France, to chat with reporter Ray Dubicki about my current trip to Europe. We discuss all...

The Urbanist Podcast: Walking the Ballard Bridge

The Ballard Bridge is a 105-year-old connection between the industrial Interbay neighborhood and thriving Ballard. With four lanes of moving traffic and completely insufficient...

The Urbanist Podcast: YIMBYtown

If you follow housing politics, you've probably heard of the term YIMBY (a.k.a. yes in my backyard), but do you know what differentiates the...

The Urbanist Podcast: Disney Is a Weird Urban Utopia

The first thing you have to know about this podcast is that I just got back from Disneyland and the Star Wars Rise of...

The Urbanist Podcast: The Big Seattle Food Episode

People love to talk about food, read about food, and -- we hope -- listen to podcasts about food too! In this episode, reporter...
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The Urbanist Podcast: An Ambitious New Plan to Create Social Housing in Seattle

In this podcast episode, Ray and I discuss the current proposed ballot initiative to create a public development authority (PDA) that would be tasked...

The Urbanist Podcast: Trees, Density, and Cities

In this podcast, Ray and I tackle a subject that is much more controversial than it initially appears: trees in cities. The City of...

The Urbanist Podcast: 2022 Legislature Wrap Up

A 60-day legislative session might seem like a ridiculously short period of time to get governing done for the eighth largest economy in the...