Water Work Will Disrupt Traffic May 6th to May 10th

Beginning on Monday May 6th, traffic on River Road between 6th Avenue and 16th Avenue will be disrupted while City of Yakima crews complete water system projects in the area.  Work is expected to be completed by Friday, May 10th. The work being done on River   Road is focused on relocating water meters in … Continued

Yakima City Council Preview

The Yakima City Council holds its next regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, May 7th.  The meeting begins at 6:00 pm at Yakima City Hall. Items on the May 7th agenda include: –    Authorizing the sale of $5 million in general obligation bonds for City street improvements –    Establishing fees on special event permits to pay security and … Continued

Community Clean Ups Proving Successful

The first three community clean up events that the City of Yakima’s Refuse Division has coordinated this year have been big successes.  In total, the March 9th, March 30th, and April 13th clean ups have yielded almost 33 tons (66,000 pounds) of trash. The fourth of eight clean up events scheduled for this year will … Continued

Downtown Summer Nights Concerts to Feature a Wide Variety of Music

The City of Yakima, Townsquare Media, and Legends Casino have joined forces to create Downtown Summer Nights, a new Thursday evening concert series that will feature a diverse mix of musical styles ranging from blues to rock, salsa to country. Sponsored by Legends Casino and produced by the City and Townsquare, the free and family-friendly … Continued