Everett City Council: LaFountaine will fight for city

We moved to Everett from Kirkland over 40 years ago. Everett has been good for our family. I want it to remain the prosperous, clean and safe city it has been for our children, for our grandchildren.

For that reason, I am writing in support of Marian LaFountaine for Everett City Council, Position 4. I have known Marian for 20 years and have always found her to be serious minded and consistent in holding to her values. Maintaining personal integrity is a given for Marian.

Marian and her family have been proud to call Everett home for many years. It is in Everett where they have built a profitable business. It is in our community where they have supported the Boys & Girls Club and volunteered with team sports and sponsorships.

Marian is tenacious about doing the right thing and supporting those in need. When her husband was seriously burned earlier this year she fought for his life alongside the caregivers at Harborview Hospital, but she did not stop there. She built relationships with other families of burn victims and helped them. Marian is a hands-on, let’s-get-it-done type of person.

Marian will fight to keep Everett safe for our families. She will work to help those in the most dire straits become healthy productive members of our society. Marian supports safe neighborhoods and a clean city.

If it is important to your family that Everett remain a safe, clean and family-friendly city, please cast your ballot for Marian LaFountaine.

Marlee Huber

Everett

Talk to us

More in Opinion

Editorial: With McCarthy, Auditor’s Office now able watchdog

Pat McCarthy has restored morale and overseen efforts that provide greater access to audit findings.

Editorial cartoons for Friday, Sept. 18

A sketchy look at the news of the day.

Editorial: Keep Wyman as defender of state’s election system

Kim Wyman, a Republican, has helped expand access to voting and improved election security.

Editorial: Everett 2021 budget seeks something more than cuts

Next year will be different but will allow residents to judge the services and facilities they want.

Editorial: Sound Transit should keep to Everett timetable

The pandemic has cut revenue, but the crisis presents an economic opportunity to make a complete Link.

A Boeing Co. 737 Max 9 jetliner is shown, parked at the company’s manufacturing facility in Renton, in March 2017. (David Ryder / Bloomberg).
Comment: 737 Max crisis a debacle, but it won’t be Boeing’s end

Even as it’s commercial jet lines have struggled, its military work should carry it through turbulence.

Comment: Homebuilders need help to meet housing demand

All levels of government need to ease restrictions, build public housing and provide incentives to builders.

Most Read