Linda Talman leaving Town Planning Commission
December 30, 2020
As everyone flips the calendar to 2021, Linda Talman is turning the page from her lengthy tenure on the La Conner Planning Commission.
A retired teacher known for her thorough grasp of land use policies and as a tireless advocate for public parks, safe walking routes, wetland preservation and recreational opportunities for children, among other causes, Talman last week announced via a social media post her intent to step down from the Town advisory panel.
“It’s time, right?” she asked in a statement posted just days after casting the lone dissent in a Planning Commission decision to...