Yakima City Council January 2nd Business Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council held a regular business meeting yesterday, Tuesday, January 2nd.

Action by the Council on January 2nd included:

  • Electing Kathy Coffey to serve as mayor and Dulce Gutiérrez to serve as assistant mayor for 2018-2019.
  • Administering the Oath of Office for 3 newly elected City Council members.
  • Issuing a proclamation commemorating Yakima’s historic name change.
  • Receiving a report on the Yakima Central Plaza’s fundraising status, and receiving a check of more than $9.6 million in private funds raised for the project by the Plaza Committee.

Follow this link to watch Yakima Public Affairs Channel (Y-PAC) coverage of the January 2nd meeting – http://bit.ly/2AivUxG

Yakima City Council meetings air live on Charter Cable Channel 194. The January 2nd meeting will be replayed at 7:00 pm tonight, January 3rd. The meeting will be shown again at 9:00 am on the following Saturday and Sunday, January 6th and 7th.

It is also available on the City of Yakima website – http://www.yakimawa.gov/.

The Council’s next regular business meeting will be at 6:00 pm Tuesday, January 16th.

The meeting will be in Council Chambers at Yakima City Hall, 129 North Second Street.

City Council January 2nd Business Meeting Review – News Release