Ellen Moore resigned from the Sustainable Tacoma Commission in January out of frustration with what she perceived as a lack of information about the proposal that would bring a methanol plant to the Port of Tacoma. She wants the environmental advisory commission to have more responsibility in evaluating development. Photo taken in Tacoma on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016.
Ellen Moore resigned from the Sustainable Tacoma Commission in January out of frustration with what she perceived as a lack of information about the proposal that would bring a methanol plant to the Port of Tacoma. She wants the environmental advisory commission to have more responsibility in evaluating development. Photo taken in Tacoma on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com
Ellen Moore resigned from the Sustainable Tacoma Commission in January out of frustration with what she perceived as a lack of information about the proposal that would bring a methanol plant to the Port of Tacoma. She wants the environmental advisory commission to have more responsibility in evaluating development. Photo taken in Tacoma on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. Drew Perine dperine@thenewstribune.com

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