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B&O Tax Proposal Dies Before Wenatchee City Council

The Wenatchee City Council will not impose a business tax on Confluence Health, but left the door open for further deliberation next year. Last night in a packed council chamber, the council held a public hearing on the proposed two-tenths-of-one-percent (.2%) Business and Occupation tax. About a dozen speakers got up to voice opposition, including…

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Wenatchee Adopts New Sign Code, Billboard Rules Next

Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the city’s new sign regulations, adopted by the council last week, covering the size, height and type of businesses’ signs. At this Thursday’s council meeting, they’ll tackle billboard code. Kuntz also breaks down demolition of empty, city-owned warehouses and offices…

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Lineage Logistics Properties In Wenatchee

From storage facilities to potential urban development ranging from retail to residential. The future of the Lineage properties in downtown Wenatchee remains to be seen. Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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Major Revamps Coming To Old Warehouses, Offices, Signs In Wenatchee

Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the future of two major pieces of land in the city – the old WSDOT buildings on North Wenatchee Avenue, which the city now owns, and Lineage Logistics’ south campus along Orondo Ave. and Columbia Street. The Port Authority of…

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City of Wenatchee’s 2020 Budget – ‘Planning For Tightening’

It’s a mix of good and not-as-good news for the city of Wenatchee’s 2020 budget. Sales tax revenue is still strong, but slowing, said Brad Posenjak, the city’s Finance Director. The city will fund three additional police officers to bring the police department to full staffing – 45 officers – where it was before the…

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Wenatchee, East Wenatchee City Council, Mayor Candidate Forum

The Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce hosted a candidate forum this morning featuring the candidates for the Wenatchee City Council and East Wenatchee Mayor and City Council. KOHO’s Chris Hansen moderated the forum at Town Toyota Center. The forum begins with candidates for Wenatchee city council District #1: Jose Luis Cuevas and Roberto Vargas-Mata; followed…

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