Waterfront Center names community room after Rose Cantwell
Last updated 10/18/2020 at 8:16am
One person has been instrumental in setting the Edmonds Waterfront Center in motion many years ago.
That's Rose Cantwell.
Cantwell was an active member of the Senior Center beginning in the 1990s. She participated in the Senior Center's choir, the Sound Singers.
In the mid-'90s the organization went through a difficult patch when some said the board of directors lost touch with the membership, according to Waterfront Center Executive Director Daniel Johnson.
As the mother of U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Washington), Johnson said Rose led the charge for a change in board leadership and ended...