"Panther Lake will sink right into the ground in twenty years" claims Kent Mayor Suzette Cook. Exactly what a tragedy, exactly what a calamity. No public authorities or company is eager to get to out to safeguard this priceless public property. I believe the political leaders are incapable to see the panoramic natural beauty dance before them. They decide on as an alternative to look at economic obligations. The State of Washington discarded an organic disaster bundle that included the stunning gem of the Benson Corridor on an unsuspecting Limit Evaluation Board and also eventually on a District. Nevertheless, there is a considerably more pressing problem for Panther Lake and individuals that canoe, swim, fish, play and also take a breath air.
A remarkable source for economic development, enhanced livability and also outdoor leisure possibilities is still active in the Northeastern edge of Kent Washington. This awesome piece of Dreamland can be discovered slap bit in the middle of an economically battling urban setting. The hectic Benson Passage, WA 515, borders it a couple of blocks to the west. Panther lake is bordered by palatial estates, middle revenue housing, produced residence developments, house buildings as well as industrial establishments. The Panther Lake Great American Gambling enterprise providing an amazing lunch time food selection, is one of the most acquainted site in the area.