Edmonds moves to include public on housing strategy
Last updated 11/30/2018 at Noon
After hearing from irate citizens about the lack of transparency and public input on its draft housing strategy, the City now appears to be doing all it can to involve residents.
On Tuesday, City Councilmembers Neil Tibbott and Diane Buckshnis presented a proposal for creating a Citizens Housing Commission, which would provide advice to Mayor Dave Earling and the City’s seven councilmembers.
Tibbott cited two factors.
“One is to ride on the momentum that has been built during the housing strategy task force, and harness the energy of the citizen involvement and input. The second is,...