Growth Management http://kplu.org en A Leading Question: Peter Steinbruck and Smart Growth http://kplu.org/post/leading-question-peter-steinbruck-and-smart-growth <p></p><p><em style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;">Editor's note:&nbsp;KPLU&nbsp;has asked all nine candidates in the Seattle mayoral race to tell us about a time when his or her leadership skills were put to the test. One candidate's answer follows.</em>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Peter Steinbrueck served on the Seattle City Council for 10 years, from 1997 to 2007.</p><p>“They called me the activist council member. I’m also an architect, so I brought my background, experience, training as a problem solver and designer to public policy,” Steinbrueck said. Wed, 31 Jul 2013 12:01:00 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 9472 at http://kplu.org A Leading Question: Peter Steinbruck and Smart Growth Lakewood releases Lewis-McChord growth coordination plans http://kplu.org/post/lakewood-releases-lewis-mcchord-growth-coordination-plans <p>When 17-thousand troops returned from deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan this past fall, Joint Base Lewis McChord became the 3rd largest employer in the state.&nbsp;</p><p>That's according to the City of Lakewood, which <a href="http://www.jblm-growth.com/coordination-plan">has released </a><a href="http://www.jblm-growth.com/coordination-plan">a plan</a> to accommodate the rapid population growth in the communities around the base.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 22 Dec 2010 05:02:43 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 411 at http://kplu.org Lakewood releases Lewis-McChord growth coordination plans