Posts Tagged ‘Chelan County Commissioners’

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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$1 Million-Shortfall For Chelan County’s 2019 Budget, Commissioners Say

Chelan County Commissioner Kevin Overbay joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the county’s 2019 budget. The three commissioners are hosting hearings with department heads to go over their requests. They also need to prioritize funding among capital projects, Overbay said, all while trying to close a more than $1 million…

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Chelan County Officials Begin 2019 Budget Considerations

With fall around the corner and only four months left in the year, local municipalities will soon begin the process of developing and finalizing a budget for 2019. For an early look at finances for Chelan County, KOHO’s Ken Johannessen filed this report.

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Chelan County Commissioners Issue Emergency Declaration From Cougar Creek Fire

Chelan County Commissioner Kevin Overbay joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about impacts to county residents in the Entiat and Plain areas from the Cougar Creek Fire and why commissioners implemented an emergency declaration. Overbay also talks about interviews underway now for new board members at the Community Action Council and…

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Chelan County Commission Update – Kevin Overbay

Chelan County Commissioner Kevin Overbay joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about migrant farmworker housing in the county and the benefits to those families and the farmers they work for. Overbay also talks transportation projects in the county, from Eagle Creek Road and Mission Ridge Road, to securing enough funding for…

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Chelan County Commission Update – Kevin Overbay

Chelan County Commissioner Kevin Overbay joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about a draft plan by the U.S. Interior Department to reintroduce grizzly bears into the North Cascades. Overbay said the Chelan County Commission does not want to see the plan implemented as-is, and potentially not implemented at all. He said…

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Goehner Running For State Rep. Seat, County Monitoring Eightmile Dam

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about his candidacy for the 12th District’s State Representative seat, being vacated by Cary Condotta. Goehner talks about issues with Eightmile Lake Dam and the role of the county’s Emergency Management division, county code on zoning of cryptocurrency miners and…

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Chelan County Commission Update – Keith Goehner

Chelan County Commissioner Keith Goehner joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the latest with water projects across the county – from Eighmile Dam, to Mission Creek, to Lake Wenatchee, a new drug court program and a new Facilities Director and interim Community Development Director.  

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