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No INFRA Grant For Confluence Parkway, City Will Apply Again

As the saying goes, if at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. It was originally a maxim that gained popularity in the early part of the 19th century to encourage American schoolchildren to do their homework. These days the saying is befitting to efforts towards relieving traffic congestion in Wenatchee, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.

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Apple Loop Byway Not Selected For INFRA Grant, City Will Re-Apply This Fall

It was a long shot, but one local officials thought they could achieve. However $150 million in federal transportation funding will have to wait. Earlier this month, Senator Maria Cantwell’s office informed the City of Wenatchee and other local cities and businesses involved that their INFRA grant request was not awarded. It would have funded major…

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Local Delegation Visits Washington D.C. With $150 Million Infrastructure Ask

Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show to talk about last weeks’ trip to the the other Washington to discuss infrastructure funding with Sen. Maria Cantwell and Congressmen Dave Reichert and Dan Newhouse. The $150 million INFRA Grant would fund major improvements to North Wenatchee Ave., US2/Easy St., Sunset Highway,…

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City of Wenatchee Update – Councilwoman Ruth Esparza

Wenatchee City Councilwoman and Mayor Pro Tem Ruth Esparza swings by the KOHO studio to talk about the city’s delegation to Washington D.C. asking lawmakers to approve a $150 million grant to fund major transportation projects across Wenatchee and East Wenatchee, as well as the issue of voting districts for local elections and the proposed…

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City of Wenatchee Update – Mayor Frank Kuntz

Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about what’s coming up in 2018 for the city – trips to both Olympia and Washington D.C. to lobby for local projects, land buys and economic development along North Wenatchee Avenue and moving city hall into a new building.

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City of Wenatchee Update – Mayor Frank Kuntz

Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz swings by the KOHO studios for the final time in 2017 to put a bow on the year – big projects checked off the list this year and what’s on the docket for 2018: housing, infrastructure grants, streets and sewers, the Federal Building, new parks and more.

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