FERNDALE, Wash. — An addition yesterday to today’s Finance & Administration Council Committee meeting agenda added a proposed resolution “rejecting white supremacy and establishing Ferndale as a welcoming city.”
Council committee members Keith Olson, Kate Bishop and Greg Hansen are expected to discuss the proposed resolution, recommend changes and/or decide whether to forward the resolution to the full council for further discussion and/or a vote. The next full City Council meeting is scheduled for Monday, August 19th, at 6pm.
The full text of the proposed resolution is as follows:
City of Ferndale Communications Officer Riley Sweeney said City Council member and candidate for County Assessor Rebecca Xczar is bringing the proposed resolution to the committee members in response to a resident’s report of finding posters by a white supremacist group in the downtown Ferndale area and a social media report of someone handing out flyers in Bellingham.
The Finance and Administration Committee meets today, August 14th, in the City Hall conference room at 10am to 11am.
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