Chelan County Commissioner Bob Bugert talks with KOHO Morning Show host Chris Hansen about an impending closure of U.S. Highway 2 due to continued construction on the West Cashmere (Goodwin) Bridge.…Read More
Chelan County is calling for bids on the West Cashmere Bridge Replacement Project, the largest project the county’s road department has ever undertaken, said County Commissioner Bob Bugert.
The $25.5 million project will replace the West Cashmere Bridge, commonly called the Goodwin Road Bridge, with the bridge closing to all traffic beginning sometime in March.…Read More
Replacing a bridge can be a little complicated. Especially when it’s been 85 years and everyone from the DOT to the railroads have changed their regulations. Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
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 the full replacement of the West Cashmere Bridge (aka Goodwin Road Bridge).…
What happens when an 86-year-old bridge that’s in a state of disrepair and does not meet current weight restrictions is your towns official truck route? You build a new bridge. Marcus Bellissimo reports.
The West Cashmere Bridge, also known as the Goodwin Road Bridge, will get another $3 million dollars in state monies for its replacement.…Read More
Millions of dollars in state funding is heading to projects throughout the two-county region, from Cashmere and Chelan, to Wenatchee and East Wenatchee. Dan Langager sat down with Jeff Wilkens, Executive Director of the Chelan-Douglas Transportation Council, to get the details.…Read More
Chelan County Commissioner Kevin Overbay joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about the future of the Confluence Technology Center and a new Emergency Operations Center in Olds Station, state grants funding storm- and waste-water projects across the county, money for the Goodwin Road Bridge replacement project in west Cashmere, a sinkhole that appeared Sunday on Burch Mountain Road and tar coming off Mission Ridge Road and getting on cars.…Read More
Cashmere Mayor Jeff Gomes joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about last night’s final city council meeting of the year – finalizing the list of city projects for 2018, signing in a new council member Daniel Scott, a presentation from the Port of Chelan County on development at the old Cashmere Mill Site, including a truss manufacturer, potentially more federal funding for the Goodwin Road Bridge replacement and more.…Read More
For more than a decade, the old lumber mill property in Cashmere has sat vacant. Environmental clean up work and other remediation by the Port of Chelan County and State Department of Ecology – $6.6 million worth – now makes the 32.5-acre property ready for development.
At a special meeting Sept.…
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.…Read More