TITLE

Seattle Debates 'Red Light District'

AUTHOR(S)
Galloway, Angela
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Planning;Jul2006, Vol. 72 Issue 7, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the debate of politicians on the banning of strip clubs, red light district, when a federal judge gave them a disbursement approach either carving out a strip clubs or risk a citywide backlash by authorizing clubs in Seattle, Washington. Politicians planned to go with the first alternative in which politicians approve the proposal of Mayor Greg Nickels to put a red light district in the area south of downtown known as Sodo. However, the Sodo location was chosen over other industrial areas because it lacks casual mobility among adjacent neighborhoods.
ACCESSION #
21401500

 

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