First Yakima Fall Clean Up Day Set For Saturday

The first fall community clean up on Saturday, September 14th will target District 1, which primarily includes Yakima neighborhoods West of 40th Avenue.  A free drop off site will be open from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm at 75th Avenue and Mead Avenue.  Anyone bringing trash to the drop off site is urged to separate … Continued

Yakima City Council Study Session Preview

The Yakima City Council holds a study session on Monday, September 9th.  The meeting begins at 9:30 am at the Yakima Convention Center – Room “F” Items on the September 9th study session include: –          Citizen Survey Results –          2014 Business Plan Discussion –          2014-2015 Legislative Priorities –          Downtown Yakima Master Plan Update Additional study session … Continued

Final Yakima Downtown Master Plan Workshop Set for September 9th

The third and final public workshop to discuss the future of Downtown Yakima is set for Monday,  September 9th in room “E” at the Yakima Convention Center.  The meeting, which will begin at 6:30 pm, will provide community members with another opportunity to give input on the development of a comprehensive master plan for downtown. … Continued

September 3rd Yakima Council Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council held its most recent regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, September 3rd.  Action taken by the Council on September 3rd included: –   Banning smoking at special events in public parks and within 25 feet of playgrounds –   Extending a moratorium on new cell towers and wireless communication facilities until December 31st –  … Continued

First Yakima Fall Clean Up Day Set for September 14th

The first of four fall community clean up events in Yakima is scheduled for Saturday, September 14th and is primarily targeting the western portion of the City.  The event was moved from September 7th because of impacts on Yakima refuse routes caused by the Labor Day holiday. Results from both the 2012 and 2013 Yakima … Continued