Front Porch: Public hearing on planning in Granite Falls

Public hearing on planning in Granite Falls

The city of Granite Falls is seeking thoughts from the public on proposed changes to its comprehensive plan and development regulations. The changes proposed are: changing one lot on North Indiana Avenue from general commercial to multiple residential zoning; updating the city’s rules about signs to comply with federal rules; and adding requirements related to landscaping, setbacks and open space to the city’s rules about manufactured and mobile homes. The public hearing is Wednesday at 7:15 p.m. in City Hall, 206 S. Granite Ave.

Learn more about LWV: The League of Women Voters of Snohomish County has several groups that meet monthly.

The Central Unit meets next at 1 p.m. Wednesday (third Wednesday) at the Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave.

The South Unit meets next at 10 a.m. Thursday (third Thursday) at the Pancake Haus, 530 Fifth Ave. S in Edmonds.

The Saturday Unit meets next at 10 a.m. Saturday (third Saturday); locations vary.

The North Unit meets next at 7 p.m. March 7 (first Monday) at Wrobliski Manor, 1210 E Fifth St., Arlington.

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization that promotes informed and active participation in government. Membership is open to any person of voting age who subscribes to the purposes, policies and principles of the League. Anyone interested in learning more is welcome to attend.

For more information, go to or call 425-334-8922.

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