The Washington State legislature adjourned at the end of July without adopting a capital budget for the 2017-19 biennium This means no funding for Floodplains by Design projects, and other critical programs. The true impact of this decision, and the extensive ripple effect it will likely have, is largely unknown at this time. This is the first time in anyone’s memory that the state has not passed a biennial capital budget so we’re in uncharted territory.
The Seattle Times has a good summary of the decision.

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