Islanders for Responsible Development to Host Community Meeting This Wednesday

Posted by on June 16, 2014 at 7:47 am

Visconsi protest

The grass roots environmental organization Islanders for Responsible Development (IFRD) is holding a community meeting to discuss lessons learned from the year-long process of challenging the Visconsi shopping development. The meeting also will be an opportunity to set future goals for IFRD.

The meeting will be at Bainbridge Public Library, Wednesday, June 18, from 7 to 9 p.m.

Meeting Agenda

  • Reviewing accomplishments and failures of challenging the Visconsi commercial development
  • Proposing a possible protest or boycott of the new shopping center
  • Participating in the upcoming COBI Comprehensive Plan update process
  • Proposing Municipal Code changes to implement the Comprehensive Plan
  • Creating an Island-wide tree retention ordinance
  • Changing the anti-citizen culture in the City Planning Department
  • Discussing other commercial developments on Bainbridge Island, such as the Wing Point subdivision

Interested citizens unable to attend the meeting are invited to send their comments for airing that night to

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Photo courtesy of IFRD.

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