Fluoride Action Network

Port Angeles City Council to hear from ad hoc fluoridation panel

Source: Peninsular Daily News | April 3rd, 2016

Port Angeles City Council members will receive an update on an ad hoc committee on fluoridation when they meet Tuesday.

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in City Council chambers at City Hall, 321 E. Fifth St.

It will be preceded by a special meeting at 5 p.m. at the same location that will include a special presentation by a National Park Service representative on the Elwha River.

The regular council meeting will include a verbal report on the fluoridation committee by Councilman Brad Collins, who has voted for fluoridation of the city’s water supply, and Councilwoman Sissi Bruch, who has voted against it.

The meeting also will include a public hearing on an Olympic Medical Center street vacation petition, a 2016 budget amendment and discussion on a letter of support for a Federal Emergency Management Agency grant application.

The consent agenda includes discussion of a lease for the Carnegie Library, final acceptance of a Marine Drive water main replacement project and an 11th Street infrastructure development agreement.

County commissioners

The three Clallam County commissioners will discuss a proposed ad hoc committee to review hearing examiner applications in their weekly work session Monday.

The work session will begin at 9 a.m. in the commissioners’ boardroom (160) at the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles.

Other discussion items include:

? Next steps regarding an office of citizen complaints as recommended by the Clallam County Charter Review Commission.

? An Opportunity Fund grant request from the William Shore Memorial Pool District to fund a preliminary design options study for an aquatic center expansion.

? A Coast Guard briefing on a transit protection system proposed on Ediz Hook.

? A grant application questionnaire for a segment of the Spruce Railroad Trail at Lake Crescent.

? Notice of a call for bids for crushed rock product supply.

? A proposal for enhanced citizen communications…