Letter to the Editor: How is the City going to spend federal relief funds?
Last updated 1/12/2022 at 11:03am
In July 2021 I wrote a letter to the editor regarding then-Mayoral-candidate Joe Marine's idea for Mukilteo's federal COVID-19 relief monies, namely handing this money out to businesses in the form of "MUK Bucks." This was during the summer of 2021, where the July 4 "Night Out" included police officers asking for funding and following discussions of Mukilteo's inability to afford its fire department.
We now have the 2022 preliminary budget online and it does not include COVID-19 federal relief monies (only entry is in EMS for $42K non-grant assistance in 2020). It has been half a year since...