An Issues That Matter forum on homelessness fills the Mountlake Terrace Library meeting room in 2017.
Community conversations about important topics
Sno-Isle Libraries' Issues That Matter forums are meant to encourage community conversations on high-profile topics. These events are free and open to the public. Funding is provided by the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation.
Accommodations for people with disabilities are available on request. Please contact the library in the community where the forum is being held in advance of the event.
Coming in 2019
Issues That Matter - Looking ahead
Population increases are affecting aspects of living across the Puget Sound region, even in areas not directly impacted, but feeling the ripple effects of growth in counties and cities that are miles away.
In 2019, Sno-Isle Libraries is convening five community discussions that will focus on four broad themes related to growth:
The goal of these discussions is to help communities look ahead to the potential solutions to the impacts of growth that are here now and coming in the future.
As currently scheduled, the events are:
Disappearing Farmland: Population Growth and Food Supply Sustainability