Seattle Growth Podcast
About This Show
Join University of Washington professor Jeff Shulman for a fourth season exploring the far-reaching impacts of Seattle's physical and cultural transformation. In the fourth season, learn about the past, present, and future of Seattle's legendary music scene.
Notable guests from earlier seasons of Seattle Growth Podcast include Hall of Famer Lenny Wilkens, 3-time NBA All-Star Detlef Schrempf, NBA champion Wally Walker, Sonics legend Slick Watts, Pete Nordstrom, Craig Kinzer, Port Commissioner John Creighton, Paul Lawrence, City Councilmember Tim Burgess, SDOT director Scott Kubly, Tim Burgess, Kshama Sawant, and more.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
S5 Ep. 3: Homeless in Seattle, pt 3
7 days ago
Today’s episode of Seattle Growth Podcast continues with a focus on one of Seattle’s most pressing issues, homelessness. Each episode in the season brings voices from a variety of perspectives. Combined the episodes will help listeners understand homelessness from multiple angles, become better informed citizens, and feel empowered to take even small steps toward addressing the challenge.
The episode features an interview with former Washington State Attorney General and 2012 Republican Gubernatorial nominee Rob McKenna. McKenna shares his perspective on how the city and the business community should address homelessness.
The episode also features an interview with a tent-city resident Walter Hudson. Hudson gives insight into what life is like in these communities.Read more »