PUD invites disasters with Sunset Falls project

Regarding Snohomish Public Utility District’s Sunset Falls fish death-trap and money-sucking project, it is astonishing to review audio tapes of the PUD board meetings and hear the commissioners on Dec. 19, 2017 refer to their ratepayers as “not being restrained by the truth.”

It makes sense in that there really is no polite way of accusing somebody of lying. The truth is time and time again, the three commissioners seem to be astounded by facts they have already had presented to them. Every agency that has studied this pending disaster has spoken out against it, some of them several times. The commissioners insist on forging ahead with this economic disaster they call a “small hydropower project” in the middle of a geologically unstable area. Can you spell “Oso”?

The next PUD board meeting is April 10. Come and let your voice be heard.

Lynne Kelly

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