Legislature looking to address Birnbaum issues

February 20, 2013 | By BRIAN HODGES

For about a year, I have been writing about Wendy Birnbaum, the property owner who got stuck in a permitting battle with Pierce County when she tried to open a campground in the foothills of Mt. Rainier.  Ms. Birnbaum sued the county to recover damages she suffered when the county delayed processing her permit application … ...