Letter to the editor: What is the best way to preserve Mukilteo?
Last updated 6/10/2020 at 11:34am
Those seeking to preserve Mukilteo should look at the history of our community to find out what in our heritage should be preserved. One thing they would discover is Mukilteo’s long tradition of acceptance of newcomers, whatever their race, religion, or income.
For example, when low-income Asian immigrants began to arrive at end of the 19th century in the Pacific Northwest, residents of Mukilteo were among the few who welcomed them and worked to integrate them into American society. The same Beacon issue (May 27, 2020) that included a story on a small group who wish t...