Tracking Rainbow Park clearcut event history
December 15, 2021
Many Shelter Bay residents’ responses are critical of the Shelter Bay board of directors paying $92,513 in fines and penalties against the Shelter Bay Community, Inc. and Steve Swigert, a resident and board member, for Swigert’s clearcutting trees in Rainbow Park in September 2020. The Shelter Bay Town Hall group is considering lawsuits and recalling board members. Their research, and the documents provided for the Swinomish Planning Commission appeals case, many from the Shelter Bay board, track the sequence of events and Swigert’s role.
Here is a summary of actions and decisions....