Bill proposed to reduce pollution in Puget Sound
Schoesler cites raw sewage spills from January 2021
January 13, 2022
OLYMPIA - As Gov. Jay Inslee continues efforts to breach dams on the Snake River, a 9th Legislative District Republican is calling attention to sewage and other pollutants in Puget Sound.
Sen. Mark Schoesler, R-Ritzville, has introduced a proposal that aims to help make Puget Sound cleaner.
Shoesler represents the 9th District, which includes Whitman and other Southeast Washington counties.
The bill targets Western Washington pollution as a cause for the decline of salmon and orca populations in Puget Sound.
"It's no secret that Puget Sound has become more polluted over the years, and one k...