Town signs option for Hedlin's ballfield
June 3, 2020
Hedlin’s ballfield on Maple Avenue has played host to many triumphs for La Conner youth sports teams over the decades.
While the COVID-19 pandemic has sidelined practices and games there this spring, the nearly two-acre site is still scene of what some are calling a win-win situation.
This after the Town Council at its video-conferenced meeting last week committed $37,000 for a one-year option to purchase the Hedlin property for future mixed-use development of a public park/play area and residential housing.
The Council, which earlier this year had agreed in principle to picking up the...