Mid-Columbia public meeting agendas for week of Oct. 1

Compiled by the Tri-City HeraldOctober 1, 2012 

Here is the listing of agendas provided by Mid-Columbia public agencies for the week of Oct. 1, 2012:


Richland Public Facilities District, 4 p.m., City Hall, council chambers, 505 Swift Blvd.: hear chief executive officer's update about construction on the Hanford Reach Interpretive Center project.

Richland School Board, 6 p.m., administrative service center, 615 Snow Ave.: executive session to discuss personnel, legal matters, real estate and negotiations.

Kennewick Planning Commission, 6:30 p.m., City Hall, 210 W. Sixth Ave.: discuss code amendments.

Pasco City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 525 N. Third. Ave.: consider policy for street closure requests for events, amending zoning and approving special permit for thrift shop at 3521 W. Court St., special permit for cellular tower at 9335 Sandifur Parkway, special permit for church at 605 N. Fifth Ave., special permit for elementary school at Spokane Street and North California Ave., and Linda Loviisa well construction project.

Walla Walla County Commission, 9:30 a.m., commissioners chambers, Walla Walla County Public Health and Legislative Building, 314 W. Main St.: consider approving a clinical services agreement between the Walla Walla County Juvenile Justice Center and Providence Health and Services and an employment screening service agreement with AIRFACTZ Screening and Reporting Services.


Benton County Commission, 9 a.m., courthouse, 620 Market St., Prosser: regular meeting to have a public hearing on a budget adjustment and one for the six-year road program. Discussion about the Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce Coalition.

Kennewick Irrigation District, 9 a.m., KID offices, 12 W. Kennewick Ave.: regular meeting to hear report from the Columbia-Snake Rivers Irrigators Association; closed-door session for litigation and real estate. There may be a decision to sell KID property following the executive session.

Richland City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 505 Swift Blvd.: pre-meeting at annex building to discuss agenda matters, followed by a council meeting at 7:30 p.m. for public hearings on changing electric retail rates and proposed revenue sources. The council also will approve a funding agreement between the city and Washington State Department of Commerce for the Wine Science Center.

Walla Walla School Board, 4:30 p.m., district board room, 364 S. Park St.: work session to discuss district facilities.

Kennewick City Council, 6:30 p.m., City Hall, 210 W. Sixth Ave.: agenda not available.

Walla Walla School Board, 6:30 p.m., district board room, 364 S. Park St.: consider high school skills center bid and swear in Ruth Ladderud as a board member.

Prosser School Board, 7 p.m., Keene-Rivervew Elementary School, 832 Park Ave.: discussion student uniform survey, replacement of seats in main gym at Prosser High School, information on new state standards in reading and math, and donation from the parents of the Class of 2012.

Prosser Transportation Benefit District, 6:30 p.m., City Hall, 601 Seventh St.: public hearing on the 2013 revenue and budget and approve paying the city of Prosser $393.15 for the chip seal program.

Prosser City Council, 7 p.m., 601 Seventh St.: discuss the preliminary 2013 budget.

West Richland City Council, 7 p.m., council meeting room, 3801 W. Van Giesen St.: presentation on the mayor's proposed 2013 budget.


Franklin County Commission, 9 a.m., courthouse, 1016 N. Fourth Ave., Pasco: regular meeting.

Connell City Council, 6 p.m., 104 E. Adams St.: discuss city administrator position and the 2013 preliminary budget.


Greater Columbia Behavioral Health Board, 9 a.m., 101 N. Edison St., Kennewick: consider Yakima County delegation agreement, amendments to contracts with DSHS.

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