“It is time for this community to admit that this isn’t just the working class’ problem, it’s everyone’s problem.”
The issue of housing affordability and access to housing is not just our issue – it is happening all around us. Here is one woman’s perspective from Bellingham, Washington, not far to the north. Like Bainbridge Island, it’s a desirable, some would argue liberal community that values diversity and its small town feel. In this opinion piece, Beth Loudon expresses the frustration and heartbreak her family went through trying to stay in the place they call home.
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