Reopen Edmonds – let's get back to work | Letter to the Editor
Last updated 4/25/2020 at 5:37pm
I would like to offer my full support of Snohomish County Sheriff Adam Fortney's decision to not enforce Gov. Jay Inslee's stay-home order.
The purpose of the stay-at-home order initially was to provide hospitals the time needed to prepare for an increase in patients. This has been accomplished. In fact, hospitals have seen a dramatic drop in patients due to restrictions on elective surgeries resulting in fewer hours for health-care workers and some hospitals in our state facing closure.
Business owners and churches that are comfortable and willing to reopen while maintaining basic safety...