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: Year in Review
City Inside/Out: Year in Review

It's been a historic year in Seattle politics, with a first-ever recall election involving a city council member, the first woman ever elected city attorney, and the first Asian American ever elected mayor. Our panel of seasoned reporters reflects on the biggest headlines of 2021, the escalating homelessness crisis, and a power struggle brewing inside city hall.


Essex Porter, Senior Political Reporter, KIRO TV (retired)

Amy Radil, Reporter, KUOW-FM

Kevin Schofield, Founder, Seattle City Council Insight

Michael Creel & Yong Hong Wang, Co-Owners, Seven Stars Pepper Szechuan Restaurant