Message to the mayor | Letter to the Editor
Last updated 2/20/2020 at 9:49am
Mayor: New police chief is near at hand
This is actually an open letter to our new mayor.
Mayor Nelson: I followed your campaign and you seem to be an honest, hard-working man who wants the best for Edmonds.
However, I read in a recent issue of the Beacon that you intend to look for a new chief of police outside Edmonds. I realize you undoubtedly want someone you feel will support you. To that end, you may even believe that hiring outside of the area will provide a better fit for you, personally.
The fact is, you have a far better chance of retaining loyalty with one who already has estab...