Yakima City Council August 15th Business Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council met for a regular business meeting yesterday, Tuesday, August 15th.

Action by the Council on August 15th included:

  • Discussing a draft letter to President Donald Trump regarding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and requesting changes.
  • Appointing Councilmember Dulce Gutierrez to the Washington State Partnership on Juvenile Justice.
  • Holding a closed record public hearing and upholding the Hearing Examiner’s decision on a proposal by Yakima Neighborhood Health Services to convert an existing commercial building into a multi-family residential development.
  • Discussing neighborhood forums.

Follow this link to watch Y-PAC coverage of the August 15th Yakima City Council meeting – http://bit.ly/2v27WUS

Yakima City Council meetings air live on Charter Cable Channel 194 and are replayed at 7:00 pm the following night. The meetings are shown again at 9:00 am on the following Saturday and Sunday and are also available on the City of Yakima website – http://www.yakimawa.gov/.

The Council’s next regular business meeting will take place at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, September 5th in Council Chambers at Yakima City Hall, 129 North Second Street.

August 15th Yakima City Council Review – News Release