Discounted utilities, former Beacon editor, Art Walk Edmonds | Letters
Last updated 5/1/2019 at Noon
Discounted utilities could help cost-burdened households
I appreciated the article, “City’s deeper look into homelessness shows hidden problems” (April 18).
The piece cited an important fact: More cost-burdened households are homeowners, and not renters. As a homeowner, parent, and community member whose spouse (now ex) sustained a severe traumatic brain injury in 2007, I know too well how hard it is to hold on to your home in the face of ongoing physical and mental health issues.
I am all for affordable housing measures in the Edmonds area, and am pleased to hear that the Westgate...