Yakima City Council Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council held its most recent regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, May 21st.  Action taken by the Council on May 21st included:

–     Setting a June 16th, 2013 public hearing date for enhanced regulations of panhandlers in the City of Yakima

–     Continuation of a six-month moratorium on new permit applications for billboards and digital signs

–     Continuation of a six-month moratorium on new permit applications for telecommunication towers and facilities

–     Approving the expansion of the Police Department assigned vehicle program

–     Changing guidelines for addressing the City Council during meetings

–     Failing to pass a motion to open the 2013 Comprehensive Plan Amendment Process

Follow this link to watch Y-PAC coverage of the May 21st Yakima City Council meeting http://bit.ly/13LDcX0

Yakima City Council regular agenda business meetings air live on Charter Cable channel 22 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 mornings, and are also available on the City of Yakima website – https://www.yakimawa.gov


Communications & Public Affairs Director Randy Beehler – 901-1142