Town council announcements
Aug. 23 meeting
August 31, 2022
At the La Conner Town Council Aug. 23:
Planning Director Michael Davolio presented a draft of a proposed impact fee ordinance for review. This would raise funds toward priorities such as acquisition of a fire boat and ladder truck and/or support for parks and recreation initiatives here. Impact fees are often used by municipalities to cover local match requirements tied to grant awards.
“I’ve done this before in other jurisdictions,” Davolio said, “and it has worked well.”
Mayor Ramon Hayes announced dedication ceremonies for the new La Conner-Swinomish Library will be 1 p.m. Oct....