Mayor explains decision to not sign FCC resolution
November 10, 2021
Procedure trumped philosophy.
That’s how La Conner Mayor Ramon Hayes explains his decision to not sign a town council resolution passed Oct. 26 recommending Skagit County commissioners not place Fully Contained Communities in the county’s comprehensive plan.
The town council had approved the non-binding three-page advisory measure by a 3-1 margin with member Bill Stokes, who sought a delay of the vote, asking to furher consider the issue, dissenting.
The county comp plan is designed to provide a vision for the future, including long-range goals and objectives related to land use and...