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  Snoqualmie Ridge, perched idyllically above Snoqualmie Valley below. Several small cities like Snoqualmie in King County have seen their 20-year growth plans be rejected by regional leaders because they want to grow too much. (Steve Ringman/The Seattle Times)   By  Lynn Thompson Seattle Times staff reporter

Leaders of the small cities — Duvall, Carnation, North Bend, Snoqualmie and Covington — say they, not a central planning agency, should determine how they expand within their own borders. And they say that without growth they can’t keep the lights on and the roads paved.

“We have a right to grow, a right to revenue to support our city,” said Snoqualmie Community Development Director Mark Hofman.


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If you're anything like me, when you see all of the new commercial construction in Maple Valley you can't wait to find out what new businesses are moving in.  We have so many great places already, and I can't tell you how excited I am for Farelli's Pizza to open!  A new article in The Maple Valley Reporter featured a survey conducted with Covington residents on the businesses that residents would like to see open in the Covington area.  Among the most requested was more upscale dining, a movie theater, Trader Joes and Target.  I am in complete agreement that our community could definitely use a movie theater and who doesn't love Target?  All that aside, I have to say that for me the dream would be a Chipotle!  Okay, I may be a little over board when it

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