Yakima City Council Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council held its most recent regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, December 6th, 2016.
Action taken by the Council on December 6th included:
–    Scheduling a study session regarding efforts to address homelessness

–    Approving utility rate increases for water, sewer, stormwater and refuse service

–    Raising the cap on utility rates for large users and establishing a brokered natural gas use tax

–    Establishing a fee schedule for fire inspections

–    Adopting public tree care standards and establishing a tree review board

–    Approving 2017 action plan for Community Block Grant and HOME Fund programs

–    Adopting amendments to the Yakima Urban Area Zoning Ordinance

Follow this link to watch Y-PAC coverage of the December 6th Yakima City Council meeting- http://bit.ly/2h6ObbQ
Yakima City Council regular agenda business 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/.