Call for Pro/Con Ballot Statement Committee Members

The Mukilteo City Council approved draft language to place on the November 2 ballot an advisory measure asking voters “Do you think the City should encourage more high density housing to be built in Mukilteo?”

The local voter’s pamphlet will contain Pro (supporting) and Con (against) statements and rebuttals. The Pro Committee as a group will write a pro statement of up to 250 words and a 75 word rebuttal to the Con Committee statement; conversely, the Con Committee will write a 250 word statement in opposition to the ballot measure and a 75 word rebuttal to the Pro Committee’s statement. All must be residents of Snohomish County. The City Council can appoint up to 3 members for each Committee.

Please complete a short application to serve on either the PRO or CON Committee and let us know which one you prefer. Deadline to Apply: 5:00 PM, July 30, 2021. The City Council is scheduled to appoint the committee at the August 2 Regular Council Meeting.

Please make sure you are available to work with your fellow committee members on the statements, which are due by August 12 with rebuttals due by August 17.

You may also apply in person at Mukilteo City Hall, located at 11930 Cyrus Way, Mukilteo. City Hall open hours are currently Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 9:00am to 3:30pm, closed from lunch 12noon-1:00pm. For more information, call (425) 263-8018.