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Lawmakers trying to stall park ranger layoffs

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OLYMPIA — Concerned about the massive layoff of park rangers, a bipartisan group of state lawmakers has asked the state Parks and Recreation Commission to delay sending out notices until after the Legislature meets in January. The Dec. 14 letter raises the issue of public safety after nearly half of the 189 full-time permanent park rangers are laid off or given the option of seasonal employment.

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