Meeting agendas for week of Jan. 21

By the Tri-City HeraldJanuary 20, 2013 

Tuesday

Board of Benton County Commission, 9 a.m., courthouse, 620 Market St., Prosser: canceled.

Benton PUD Commission, 9 a.m., 2721 W. 10th Ave., Kennewick: consider Richland fiber optic cable lease, Franklin PUD interlocal agreement and interlocal agreement with Richland and Kennewick fire districts.

Benton Fire District 1 Commissioners, 9 a.m., Fire Administration Center, 8656 W. Gage Blvd., No. 320, Kennewick: discuss mobilization payroll, EMS billing, The Chaplaincy contract, excess Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program, or CSEPP, equipment and retirement of the financial manager.

Franklin PUD Commission, 1 p.m., 1411 W. Clark St., Pasco: authorize public hearings for proposed rate increase and discuss city utility tax payments.

Port of Kennewick, 2 p.m., commission chambers, 350 Clover Island Drive, Suite 200: discuss Clover Island and Vista Field Airport.

Richland City Council, 6 p.m., City Hall, 505 Swift Blvd.: workshop to discuss the Kadlec campus plan, shared parking at Columbia Playfield and future locations and partnership opportunities for fire stations.

Grandview City Council, 6 p.m., 207 W. Second St.: public hearing on amending the six-year transportation improvement program and vote.

Pasco School Board, 6:30 p.m., Booth building, 1215 W. Lewis St.: discuss policy on public access to district records; report from Pasco Facilities Task Force; updates on security and 2013 assessments; resolution on spending collected impact fees from residential construction.

Richland School Board, 6:30 p.m., administrative service center, 615 Snow Ave.: consider moving board meetings to Wednesdays temporarily; discuss special education funding and district improvement plan.

Kennewick City Council, 6:30 p.m., City Hall, 210 W. Sixth Ave.: meeting canceled.

Pasco City Council, 7 p.m., City Hall, 525 N. Third. Ave.: public hearing on resolution on school district bond; consider rezone of property at Court Street and 26th Avenue; award $3.4 million municipal court construction contract; consider accepting $25,000 grant for A Street railroad crossing.

Prosser School Board, 7 p.m., Keene-Riverview Elementary School, 832 Park Ave.: update from standardized student attire committee, safety/security audit, announcement of national board certified teachers.

Connell City Council, 7 p.m., 104 E. Adams St.: discuss the noon whistle and renewing the Cascade Earth Sciences contract.

Prosser City Council, 7 p.m., 601 Seventh St.: elect a mayor pro-tem and vote on approving $4,500 to reimburse moving expenses for a police chief.

Wednesday

Franklin County Commission, 9 a.m., commissioners meeting room, Courthouse, 1016 N. Fourth Ave., Pasco: public hearing on Riverview incorporation petition; consider bids for Basin City water line extension; discuss Pasco school bond resolution; discuss state Shoreline Management Act.

Richland Arts Commission, 11:30 a.m., Richland Public Library, 955 Northgate Drive: workshop to discuss grants, Cavalcade of Authors, trash can art and sculpture installation.

Port of Kennewick, 7 p.m., Bechtel Board Room, Tri-Cities Business & Visitor Center, 7130 W. Grandridge Blvd.: receive presentation from consultants on draft Vista Field Airport study.

Kennewick School Board, 5:30 p.m., administration center, 1000 W. Fourth Ave.: reports on elementary school space issues, nutrition services and workers compensation; policies on bond issuance requirements, employee supplemental retirement plans and district intent to seek 2012 Jobs Now Act Energy Operational Savings Grant.

Tri-Cities Regional Public Facilities District, 5:30 p.m., Richland Library gallery room, 955 Northgate Drive: hear a report from the project committee.

Walla Walla City Council, 7 p.m., 15 N. Third Ave.: consider awarding construction contract to Wellens Farwell Construction for structural improvements to the Water Distribution Garage for $37,679.

Richland Planning Commission, 7:30 p.m., City Hall, 505 Swift Blvd.: public hearings on reconsideration of appropriate zoning districts for a proposed annexation south of Reata Road and preliminary plat approval to subdivide an approximately 77-acre parcel into 220 residential lots. A workshop is planned at 6 p.m. to hear a progress report on the Shoreline Master Program.

Thursday

Port of Walla Walla, 1 and 2 p.m., port administrative offices, 310 A St., Walla Walla: agenda not available.

Richland Public Facilities District, 3 p.m., City Hall, 505 Swift Blvd.: consider approving the design-build contract.

Educational Service District 123, 4:30 p.m., 3918 W. Court St., Pasco: legislative and annual board workshop report, professional development update, naming of ESD 123 conference rooms.

Benton Clean Air Agency, 5:30 p.m., 526 S. Clodfelter Road, Kennewick: elect officers and hear monthly case status, complaint summary and monitoring reports.

Othello School Board, 6:00 p.m., district boardroom, 615 E. Juniper St.: Board workshop to review board goals, evaluation of superintendent and incentive pay and discussion of district office renovation and budget.

Port of Kennewick, 7 p.m., Bechtel Board Room, Tri-Cities Business & Visitor Center, 7130 W. Grandridge Blvd.: accept public comment on draft Vista Field Airport study.

Friday

Port of Pasco Commission, 10:30 a.m., 1110 Osprey Pointe Blvd.: discuss terminal design project and the citizen committee and consider professional consultant services.

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