City Inside/Out

Local issues from all sides -- Fridays | 7 p.m.

Close (X)

About City Inside/Out

Seattle is a vibrant and complex city, and the Seattle Channel's City Inside/Out with Brian Callanan brings you thoughtful, in-depth reports and discussions about important local issues every week.

Brian Callanan is a five-time Emmy winner who currently serves as a host, producer, and moderator for the Seattle Channel, where he's worked since 2011. His career in broadcast journalism began in 1995, and includes an 11-year stint as a reporter and anchor for Q13 News. Brian won the Seattle Municipal League's Civic Award for Government News Reporting in 2016. He lives with his wife and two daughters in West Seattle.

City Inside/Out: Housing Hurdles
City Inside/Out: Housing Hurdles

Facing an acute housing shortage, Washington lawmakers are pushing for new laws to create more affordable options, posing a challenge to cities already under pressure to finalize their comprehensive growth plans this year.


Alex Brennan, Executive Director, Futurewise

Sean Flynn, Executive Director, Rental Housing Association of Washington

Michael Hubner, Long Range Planning Manager, Seattle Office of Planning and Community Development 

Mia Gregerson, State Representative (D-33rd)

Carl Schroeder, Government Relations Deputy Director, Association of Washington Cities 

Yasmin Trudeau, State Senator (D-27th)