Concern: Moore-Clark site a fire hazard
Town Council meeting-
January 31, 2024
Emergency management has been a priority here since channel flooding in 2022 swamped waterfront and low-lying areas.
Attention turned last week to fears of catastrophes and disaster at the dilapidated former Moore-Clark warehouse building at South First and Caledonia streets. A fixture in La Conner since before the turn of the century – to the 20th century– and once part of a bustling hatchery fish food processing plant and longtime local industrial hub, it was constructed as a grain warehouse in 1898, a time when horses and wagons negotiated La Conner's streets.
Shelter Bay residents...