MRSC Insight Blog
Posts for February 2020
This blog article describes the annual financial reporting options available to local governments in Washington State.
This blog discusses the recent ruling in West v. City of Tacoma, which addresses what an agency needs to prove when it claims the Public Records Act’s exemption for “specific intelligence information."
This blog post looks at permanent supportive housing, which offers low-barrier affordable housing, health care, and supportive services to formerly homeless individuals, by profiling a related project in Everett.
This blog post explores a new law that requires any local breed-specific dog regulations include a good behavior exemption.
This blog post addresses remote meeting attendance, including what is possible and permissible under the Open Public Meetings Act.
This blog post looks at how local governments can avoid violating the Open Public Meetings Act — using questions recently submitted by Washington cites, counties, and special purpose districts.