New council dragging Edmonds' parks backwards | Guest View


Last updated 3/31/2022 at 9:01am

Brian Soergel

Edmonds Mayor Mike Nelson

The new council majority has rejected the voices of thousands of Edmonds residents. Voices who want more equitable distribution of our parks, more open space, more trails, and more walking paths.

They dismissed the community's input as flawed. Th...

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Reader Comments(1)

Deborah Arthur writes:

All I want is them to consider the order the improvements are done. If I understood correctly its not real clear still what comes first. We need parks and playgrounds and open space and we all know where. So lets get those spaces add the correct amount of playground equipment and picnic tables with shelter houses for families. These we can rent by day etc. Or just use on rainy days. I think its what should come first more than we don't want it to be done. I didn't receive of these surveys myself. I also found often when I tried to go where directed on internet FB etc that the site wasn't available...2,800 or so people is no 44,000. people either. I hope our council sticks with what they say and continues to push for any park we can get in the 5 corners 212th area and N. Also Esperance I think is a great unifier for our community. And also on 99 more for Lake Ballinger much more. I also want sidewalks and lights for all of these areas.


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