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The 2020 legislative session | View From Olympia

The 2020 Washington state legislative session begins Monday, Jan. 13. As your elected representative for the 21st Legislative District, along with Rep. Lillian Ortiz-Self and Sen. Marko Liias, I am...


Plastics, housing, tobacco among priorities | View from Olympia

Reducing plastic bag pollution Walk down any beach in Washington state, and chances are good you’ll find plastic bag pollution. In fact, they are one of the most common items found in cleanups...


View from Olympia | Edmonds

An occasional column from 21st Legislative District state Rep. Strom Peterson, an Edmonds resident and business owner.... Full story


2018 Legislative priorities | Guest View

Last week, we kicked off the 2018 Legislative session. I am excited to be back in Olympia, and I look forward to continuing to advocate for policies that will make a difference in our district and around the state. During his opening day speech,... Full story


Visualize Edmonds – without coal trains, please

Here’s how Edmonds describes itself to visitors on our website: “A walkable waterfront town and celebrated arts community.” “…a strong sense of civic pride widely shared in the community. There are numerous well-kept residential... Full story


It’s time to act!

Timing, as they say, is everything. It’s also been said that honesty is your best leverage. Both of these are certainly true when we, the City Council, are going to ask you, the taxpayers, to consider supporting a levy this year to help us fund... Full story


Council President Strom Peterson's column

The Edmonds City Council held its annual retreat was this past Friday and Saturday (February 4 and 5.) The Council best serves the City of Edmonds by setting priorities that respond to the pressing...


A promising new year ahead

Happy New Year, Edmonds. 2011 looks to be another promising year for our city and one rife with opportunities. As your new City Council President, I am looking forward to a productive year and would like to give you an idea of what lies ahead, at lea... Full story


Plastic bag questions and answers

By Strom Peterson Edmonds City Council member The Scoop on Plastic Bags The Edmonds City Council is currently considering a ban on single-use check out bags in our city. The basic whats, wheres, and... Full story


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