Council told burlap bags are on way out
March 22, 2023
There were two sure signs at last week's La Conner Town Council meeting that spring is in the offing.
The first was the presentation by Skagit Valley Tulip Festival Executive Director Cindy Verge of the official poster, a depiction by artist Kerry Clavadetscher of a Savannah sparrow perched on a favorite tulip.
The second was an announce-ment by Town Public Works Director Brian Lease that king tide winter flood protection sandbags will be picked up at the end of the month. The bags have been in place along the waterfront and in low-lying areas since late December, when La Conner was delug...