Planning commission studies Kirkland for strategies on affordable housing


August 9, 2023

At first glance, comparing La Conner and Kirkland is akin to apples and oranges.

But when it comes to affordable housing incentives, it is a comparison that might bear fruit.

Planning department staff shared with the La Conner Planning Commission during their July meeting at Maple Hall research into how Kirkland, a Seattle suburb of nearly 100,000 people, has sought to increase its stock of affordable housing.

Assistant Planner Ajah Eills provided a seven-page report on how La Conner might implement some of the measures adopted in Kirkland.

“La Conner,” Eills noted, “is in an inte...

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