Newcastle City Council roundup — May 6

May 7, 2014

NEW — 4:05 p.m. May 7, 2014

The Newcastle City Council held its first meeting of the month May 6. Here is the Cliffs Notes version of what happened at City Hall. View the full meeting agenda online here.

Marijuana moratorium coming?

The Newcastle City Council directed city staff to prepare an ordinance placing a moratorium on marijuana-related business in the city. It represents one of the body’s first significant actions on the subject since the drug’s legalization.

Councilman Gordon Bisset made the motion, which passed 4-3. Read more

Hazen senior makes the Sea Gals dance team

May 7, 2014

NEW — 6 a.m. May 7, 2014

Contributed Hazen High School senior Errin Mekel is the newest member of the Seattle Seahawks dance team, the Sea Gals.

Contributed
Hazen High School senior Errin Mekel is the newest member of the Seattle Seahawks dance team, the Sea Gals.

Hazen High School senior Errin Mekel was selected as a member of the Seattle Seahawks dance team, the Sea Gals, for the upcoming season.  Read more