Firearm prohibition removed; plastic bags allowed for 60 days
Last updated 11/10/2020 at 11:17am
Edmonds City Council voted unanimously to remove subsection ECC 6.60.090.G from the list of the mayor's emergency powers. This came during a special City Council meeting Friday, March 27.
That section would authorize the mayor to issue "[a]n order prohibiting the carrying or possession of a firearm or any instrument which is capable of producing bodily harm and which is carried or possessed with intent to use the same to cause such harm...."
Mayor Nelson and the city attorney recommended the move, which Nelson originally added on Sunday and councilmembers approved.
Councilmembers also vot...