These two testimonials from Natalie McClendon, Whatcom County Planning Commissioner, and Robin Dexter of Pro-Whatcom spoke clearly for their reasons why the Council should vote against passing their emergency ordinance.
Natalie McClendon is a key leader in the local Whatcom County Democrat Party who ran unsuccessfully for election to the 42nd Dist., Pos. 1, in 2012. Ms. McClendon was reappointed to her seat on the Whatcom County Planning Commission by a vote of 5 to 2. Buchanan, Ballew, Browne, Donovan, and Sidhu voted to approve her selection. Byrd and Brenner, voted against.