WASHINGTON, Thurston CD — Thurston Conservation District faces complaints about its board members, a lawsuit by the board’s chairman, a state investigation and now an allegation of an unlawful meeting by the board’s newest member…Paul Pickett, who was elected to the district’s board of supervisors in March, accused […]
WASHINGTON, Pierce CD — The appointment of Tacoma Councilman Ryan Mello’s employee to the TPU board is not a good look. Loading boards and commissions with associates or subordinates undermines public trust…But here’s what’s troubling: City Councilman Ryan Mello also works for the Conservation District, as its executive […]
WASHINGTON, King CD — The King Conservation District invites you to attend a FREE workshop developed for property owners along the marine shorelines of King County. The workshop will provide participants with an opportunity to learn about the ecological, geological and vegetation management issues associated with owning property […]
WASHINGTON, Whatcom CD — Back on March 13, an election for a Whatcom Conservation District supervisor position took place. More than three months later, the results of it are still not finalized. Efforts to get the election overturned — or to get it certified — have played out […]
WASHINGTON, Pierce CD — About 75 volunteers turned out Saturday to rip up 10,000 square feet of asphalt as part of a Pierce Conservation District Depave project. Eventually, the space at Holy Rosary Bilingual Academy will be turned into a nature garden and playing field.
WASHINGTON, Snohomish CD — Five projects to purify manure at Washington dairies have received public funding, including one that involves engineer Peter Janicki, who told state lawmakers last year that removing all contaminants from livestock waste was possible and could even be profitable…Janicki is collaborating with the Stillaguamish […]