Government

Wenatchee City Hall Officially Moves Into Federal Building

The Wenatchee city council held it’s final meeting of the year last night, the final meeting in the “old” city hall on Chelan Avenue after 44 years in the building. City Hall has moved into the Federal Building – the upper story for now, until the main floor gets renovated in 2020. Wenatchee Mayor Frank…

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Chelan County Commissioners Tapping Reserves To Close 2019 Budget Gap

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about his final month as a commissioner. Goehner announced earlier this year he would not seek re-election to the county board, and instead seek office in the State House of Representatives – an election he won last month. Before he…

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County Officials Ask Lawmakers For More Funding As Legislative Session Nears

It’s budget season, with cities, counties and other organizations finalizing their 2019 spending plans. But they’re also keeping an eye on the upcoming legislative session. At a recent Tri-Commission meeting (commissioners of Chelan County, Port of Chelan County and Chelan PUD) , county commissioners  said they’re concerned about so-called unfunded mandates. Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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Big Turnout For N. Wenatchee Ave. Corridor Improvements Open House

The North Wenatchee Transportation Master Plan established a blueprint for improving transportation safety and traffic flow along North Wenatchee Avenue. In the future, improvements within these plans are designed to work in conjunction with the Confluence Parkway, a future bypass to the Avenue. As part of the planning phase, the City of Wenatchee and WSDOT are asking…

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