City Inside/Out

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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: Arena Ambitions
City Inside/Out: Arena Ambitions

After years of waiting, Seattle is finally joining the National Hockey League. What will it take to gear up for the 2021 inaugural season? How will the ambitious KeyArena construction schedule impact businesses and neighbors near Seattle Center? Will a new arena pave the way for the NBA's return to Seattle?


Chris Daniels, chief reporter, KING 5 News

Deborah Frausto, Uptown Alliance

Steve Mattson, operations director, OVG

Robert Nellams, director, Seattle Center

Geoff Baker, sports reporter, Seattle Times

Jenny Durkan, mayor, City of Seattle

Mike McQuaid, transportation chair, South Lake Union Community Council

Karen Olson, chief marketing officer, Space Needle

Brian Robinson, founder, Sonics Rising

Max Rubin, hockey fan