Letter to the Editor: Reflecting on the importance of the vote in a democracy
Last updated 7/29/2021 at 11:25am
As we gear up to vote in the August primary election for positions, including Mukilteo City Council, it is a good time to reflect on the power of our vote in the democratic process. Our vote is our check on the private interests of those who would seek public office, and as such it is imperative the vote prioritizes an independent City Council.
The ongoing and increasing onslaught of growth-related pressures on Mukilteo requires a council independent of private political or commercial interests that is ready to fight development, re-zoning, and spending that undermine Mukilteo's quality an...