FCCs again proposed for County
June 7, 2022
On May 24, the Skagit County Commissioners took public testimony on proposed amendments to the county comprehensive plan.
One of those proposals is LR 22-02, to amend the county comprehensive plan to allow fully contained communities (FCCs) to be built in Skagit County. This proposal was submitted by Bill Sygitowicz, a Bellingham developer. If this feels like deja vu, that is because Sygitowicz was behind the same proposal, as LR 20-04, a year ago.
In 2021, county commissioners agreed to docket LR20-04 and consider an FCC amendment. Public sentiment came in strongly against the proposal,...