Is water agreement leakproof?
From the editor —
November 2, 2022
In researching the 2018 water dispute between Shelter Bay and the Town of La Conner in the Weekly News, searching for “perpetuity” turns up articles from that winter, including an editorial. Perpetuity is a word not often used.
The 2011 agreement between the institutions states: “This contract shall remain in force in perpetuity or until such date as the parties hereto shall mutually agree to terminate it.”
Rather than write a new editorial, here is the March 2018 one, revised to edit out the now-past train wreck between the board of the Museum of Northwest Art and its community,...