Local Government & Meetings

[3/9/17] Legislatures Still Grappling With How To Pay For Basic Education

Posted in Education, Local Government & Meetings

Progress on coming to a solution with education might not come until the very end of the 105-day session – if even then.

[3/7/17] Chelan City Council Turns Efforts To Avoid Potential Redirection Of Roundabout Funding

Posted in Local Government & Meetings, Transportation

Chelan Mayor, Mike Cooney, says that idea surfaced after construction bids for the No-See-Um intersection (a $7 million project) came in slightly over budget.

[3/7/17] Entiat City Council Meets Thursday-With Waterfront Transition Zone On Agenda

Posted in Local Government & Meetings

Thursday’s Public Hearing on the Waterfront Transition Zone, Vradenburg says, comes after quite a bit of public comment.

[3/6/17] No-See-Um Roundabout Project Target Of Defunding Effort In Olympia

Posted in Local Government & Meetings, Transportation

Millions have already been spent on the project, including $900 thousand by Chelan County PUD to move all those utility lines and poles.

[3/6/17] Hirst Decision Debated Between House And Senate

Posted in Feature, Local Government & Meetings

Lawmakers in the House must now consider Warnick’s Senate bill and either pass it,  or work to align one of their own proposals.