Government

Chelan County Commissioners Update – Keith Goehner

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about closing the $200,000 gap in the 2018 budget for the county, finalizing the Shoreline Master Program by the end of the year, a new contract with the state for farm working housing, work on Slide Ridge and more.

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Cashmere City Council Approves 1% Property Tax Increase In 2018 Budget

Cashmere Mayor Jeff Gomes joins Dan Langager to talk about finalizing the 2018 budget for the city, which will include a 1% property tax increase, bringing in about $6,000 for the year. Gomes also talks about new housing coming to the city and Louws Truss locating on four acres at the now-remediated former Cashmere Mill Site.

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City of Wenatchee Update- Mayor Frank Kuntz

Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz swings by the KOHO studio to talk about infrastructure in the city – finding more money for city streets, expanding sewer lines north into Olds Station and Sunnyslope  and a new railroad underpass at McKittrick Street and North Wenatchee Avenue.

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Chelan County Sheriff’s Update – Sheriff Brian Burnett

Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett joins Dan Langager from the Washington Association of Sheriff’s & Police Chiefs (WASPC) Conference in Chelan to talk about discussions there this week. Burnett also recaps their annual fundraiser for Jerry’s Harvest and tomorrow’s A Night In A Box.

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Leavenworth City Council Swears In New Members, Plans Utility Rate Increases

Leavenworth Mayor Cheri Farivar joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about yesterday’s swearing in of the newest council member Clint Strand, filling the seat being vacated by Gretchen Wearne, using voter-approved tax money for parks renovations and wrapping up studies into the city’s parking and utility rates.

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