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Ecology Agreement Provides Water for Skagit Well Owners

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Looks like Seattle City Light has agreed to release more water from its 3 dams on the Skagit River in order to give existing homes with wells built between 2000 and 2013 legal access to their water year round.  Of course, there’s always a catch.  That would be as a first step for whatever mitigation plan Ecology has in mind.

Gary Hagland, Skagit CAPR
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Citizen Journalism: Whatcom County Council Meeting Report for May 7, 2019

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A heated discussion over a Local Employee Apprenticeship Program was one of the main points of interest at the Whatcom County Council meeting on May 7, 2019.

The public meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm. Council members Barbara Brenner, Rud
Browne, Barry Buchanan, Tyler Byrd, Todd Donovan, Carol Frazey and Satpal Sidhu
were all present.

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Citizen Journalism: Whatcom County Council Meeting Report for April 23, 2019

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The County Executive’s
State of the County Address
and a heated discussion over apprenticeship programs were the main point of
interest at the Whatcom County Council meeting on April 23, 2019.

The public meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm. Council members Barbara Brenner, Rud
Browne, Barry Buchanan, Tyler Byrd, Carol Frazey and Satpal Sidhu were all present.
Councilmember Todd Donovan was absent.