Conflict could delay Madrona K-8 opening
Last updated 6/20/2018 at Noon
Madrona K-8 kids looking forward to entering their brand-new school this fall may have to wait, due to a grown-up disagreement between the Edmonds School District and the Olympic View Water and Sewer District.
Olympic View says it’s concerned that hooking up to the school’s drainage system would pollute its aquifer, the underground layer of water-bearing permeable rock, rock fractures or other materials that groundwater can be extracted from through water wells.
The school and water district met Monday, June 11, in what ESD spokeswoman Kelly Franson said was a positive discussion to t...