Yakima City Council December 4th Regular Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council held a regular meeting yesterday, Tuesday, December 4th.

Action by the Council yesterday included:

  • Terminating all work associated with the Central Plaza project.
  • Approving a capital facility needs and feasibility study for Lions Pool, Franklin Pool, the Henry Beauchamp Community Center, the Washington Fruit Community Center, and a possible new outdoor pool at Martin Luther King Jr. Park be included in the 2019 Budget out of Real Estate Excise Tax (REET) 1 funding.
  • Restoring the Public Education Captain position to the Fire Department’s 2019 budget.
  • Making appointments to City of Yakima boards and committees.

City Council meetings air live on the Yakima Public Affairs Channel (Y-PAC) Charter Cable Channel 194. The December 4th meeting will be replayed on Channel 194 at 7:00 pm tonight, December 5th as well as at 6 pm on both Thursday, December 6th and Friday, December 7th.

Follow this link to watch Y-PAC coverage of the December 4th meeting on-line –

The Yakima City Council’s next regular meeting will be at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, December 11th.

The meeting will air live on Y-PAC, Charter Cable Channel 194, and stream live at https://www.yakimawa.gov/council/live-stream/

Dec. 4th Council Meeting Review – News Release