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Mayor McGinn to Work With Houseboat Owners

By |October 30th, 2013|Blog, Houseboats, Issues, News|0 Comments

BREAKING NEWS: Mayor McGinn to Work With Houseboat Owners After 3 long years of negotiations, testimonies, extensive letter writing campaigns, and numerous meetings, houseboat owners may be able to breath a sigh of relief.  Mayor Mike McGinn has indicated he will work with Houseboat owners to reach an equitable solution to the question: "Do houseboat-vessels [...]

Comments on DPD’s Final Recommendations

By |July 20th, 2012|Blog, General, Houseboats, Issues, Miscellaneous, News|0 Comments

Dear Margaret Glowacki, Please add these comments to the official record of comments regarding the Final Recommendations for the Shoreline Management Plan. These comments are directed primarily at those proposed regulations affecting Live-aboards in the Shoreline Management Area. As President of Lake Union Liveaboard Association representing approximately 140 members, these comments are provided to support [...]

Update on DPD Final Recommendations

By |July 20th, 2012|General, Houseboats, Issues, News|0 Comments

Update on DPD Final Recommendations Grandfathering Allowed Please accept my apology over the previous email to the membership.  In that email I indicated that existing houseboats would not be grandfathered in under the new proposals. I was mistaken. The regulations are long and confusing and the section 23.60.214 Standards for live-aboard uses on vessels seems to indicate [...]

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