Yakima City Council Meeting Preview

The Yakima City Council holds its next regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, February 21st, 2017.  The meeting begins at 6:00 pm in the Council Chambers at Yakima City Hall. Items on the February 21st agenda include:      Resolution of a federal lawsuit brought by a former City employee      Downtown Redevelopment Tax Incentive Program … Continued

Yakima Parks and Recreation Community Meetings Planned for February

The City of Yakima Parks & Recreation Division will conduct a series of three community meetings in February to present and discuss the results of the 2017-2022 Yakima Parks & Recreation Comprehensive Master Plan survey. The survey was mailed out last year to 4,600 randomly-selected homes in Yakima, and City officials were pleased with the … Continued

Yakima City Council Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council held its most recent regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, February 7th, 2017. Action taken by the Council on February 7th included: –    Approving new rules and regulations to improve park safety –    Requesting a study session to review the Yakima Economic Development Plan –    Approving a federal grant application to … Continued

Yakima City Council Meeting Preview

The Yakima City Council holds its next regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, February 7th, 2017. The meeting begins at 6:00 pm in the Council Chambers at Yakima City Hall. Items on the February 7th agenda include: – Amending the six-year Transportation Improvement Program – Partnership agreements with the Downtown Association of Yakima – Police … Continued

City Crews Working On Water Main Break

City of Yakima crews are currently working on a water main break that occurred earlier today. As a result of the break, water service has been temporarily affected and traffic in the area near the break is being impacted. The water main break occurred in the 700 block of South 18th Avenue and water service … Continued

Yakima City Council Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council held its most recent regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, January 17th, 2017. Action taken by the Council on January 17th included: –    Voting against a resolution declaring Yakima a “Welcoming City” –    Setting a February 7th public hearing date to amend the six-year Transportation Improvement Program –    Approving a federal … Continued

Yakima City Council Meeting Preview

The Yakima City Council holds its next regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, January 17th, 2017. The meeting begins at 6:00 pm in the Council Chambers at Yakima City Hall. Items on the January 17th agenda include:   Resolution declaring Yakima a “Welcoming City”   Adoption of 2017-2020 Yakima Economic Development Strategic Plan   Setting a … Continued

Yakima City Council Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council held its most recent regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, January 10th, 2017. Action taken by the Council on January 10th included: –   Approving a Yakima airport lawsuit settlement agreement –   Setting a December 31st, 2017 deadline for securing 9-million dollars in private donations to build the Central Plaza Project –   … Continued

Yakima City Council Meeting Preview

The Yakima City Council holds its next regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, January 10th, 2017. The meeting begins at 6:00 pm in the Council Chambers at Yakima City Hall. Items on the January 10th agenda include:  Yakima Airport lawsuit settlement agreement  Creation of a Transportation Benefit District and vehicle license fee  Status update on … Continued

Drinking Water System Repair to Impact Traffic on South 18th Street

Motorists using South 18th Street between East Viola Avenue and East Mead Avenue should expect periodic delays beginning on Wednesday, December 27th because of water service repairs. The work will begin at 7:00 am and continue until 3:30 pm. During that time, Simpson Lane will be also be closed between South 17th Street and South … Continued