Landowners along Snohomish, Skykomish rivers invited to forum

The event aims to give people along east county’s waterways a chance to talk about issues.

MONROE — Landowners along the Skykomish and Snohomish rivers are invited to learn more about land management, public safety and recreation in their area at a meeting Snohomish County parks officials have planned for Wednesday night.

It’s set for 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds 4-H building, 14405 179th Ave. SE, Monroe.

The second annual forum aims to give people along east county’s waterways a chance to talk about land issues, safety, recreation and more.

Panelists expected at the meeting include representatives from the sheriff’s office, the state Department of Natural Resources, U.S. Forest Service, state parks and the state Department of Fish & Wildlife. A Q-and-A period is to follow the discussion.

For more info or to RSVP, contact Michael Hart from the county parks department at or 425-388-7694.

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