Nature Rights Ordinance Proposal Coming From Nassar and Peltier

Wake Up Bainbridge has learned a new ordinance will be talked about at Tuesday nights Study Session meeting at the City of Bainbridge Island.Bainbridge Island Community Bill of Rights Ordinance - Councilmembers Nassar and Peltier

Along with Ron Peltier, Rasham Nassar will be introducing this idea on behalf of ... Nature.

AN ORDINANCE of the City Council of the City of Bainbridge Island,
Washington, promoting the City’s Comprehensive Plan and the Sustainability Plan contained within; establishing Rights of Nature for the Natural Communities and Ecosystems of Bainbridge Island and Puget Sound; asserting, protecting, and promoting the fundamental rights of Bainbridge Island residents, both present and future, to clean air, clean water, clean soil, and a sustainable future.

Ron and Rasham have been emailed for comment. If and when we get it, we shall update the post.

See Docs Below

AGENDA ITEM- (6-40 PM) Bainbridge Island Community Bill of Rights Ordinance - Councilmembers Nassar and Peltier

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Council Members Rasham Nassar and Ron Peltier were both in attendance at last nights League of Women Voters Candidate Forum. (We live streamed the first 30 minute.) We wonder what they thought?