State park decision-makers to consider South Whidbey park plans

  • Saturday, May 6, 2017 6:00am
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Long-range plans for state park land on South Whidbey, including a permanent ban overnight on parking at South Whidbey State Park, will likely become official this month.

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is scheduled to meet at 9 a.m. Thursday, May 18 at the Leavenworth City Hall Council Chambers, 700 US Highway 2, Leavenworth, to vote on plans proposed for three properties: South Whidbey State Park, Possession Point State Park and tidelands in Useless Bay.

The plans propose new land classifications and long-term boundaries for the properties. The meeting is open and includes a public comment period. Comments can also be submitted by email to Randy Kline at The deadline is 5 p.m. May 12.

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