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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: "Missing Middle” Housing
City Inside/Out: "Missing Middle” Housing

To tackle the lack of affordable housing, state lawmakers are considering a controversial zoning mandate. If the Middle Housing bill passes, most cities will have to accept duplexes, triplexes and fourplexes in single-family zones.


Nancy Backus, Mayor of Auburn
Jessica Bateman, State Representative (D-22nd)
Michael Pollard, VP of Entitlements, Shelter Homes
Keith Scully, Mayor of Shoreline
Nadine Woodward, Mayor of Spokane