Meeting agendas for Sept. 9-12

Tri-City Herald staffSeptember 8, 2013 


Columbia Basin College Board of Trustees, 4 p.m., board room, Pasco: unfair labor practice filing, new faculty introductions, report on tenure status and process, memorandum of understanding with Washington State University Tri-Cities.

Kiona-Benton City School Board, 7 p.m., New & Lieu area of Kiona-Benton City High School: discussion of possible lease of space for district offices, presentation of school assessment scores, resignation of school board member Jill Renz

Columbia School Board, 7 p.m., 755 Maple St., Burbank: basic education compliance, food service contract, workshop on Port of Walla Walla sewer project.

Pasco City Council, 7 p.m., 525 N. Third. Ave.: discussions on park fees, city cody violations of auto repair business, prohibiting panhandling on public roadways.


Board of Benton County Commissioners, 9 a.m., 620 Market St., Prosser: public hearing on building code amendments, introduction of a new WSU Extension educator and consider a purchase and sale agreement with the Kennewick Irrigation District.

Richland Housing and Community Development Advisory Committee, 4 p.m., 975 George Washington Way: discuss HOME/CDBG staff changes and 2013 CDBG fund allocations.

Richland Utility Advisory Committee, 4 p.m., library, 955 Northgate Drive: discuss changes to utility taxes/fees for a new fire station.

Pasco School Board, 6:30 p.m., Booth building, 1215 W. Lewis St.: policy on volunteers, enrollment report, update on employee services, approval of STEM Elementary School vision, principles and naming parameters.

Richland School Board, 6:30 p.m., 615 Snow Ave.: construction projects update, levy preparation, policy on community service.

Richland Code Enforcement Board, 7 p.m., city hall, 505 Swift Blvd.: hold several code enforcement hearings.

Mesa City Council, 7 p.m., 103 Franklin St.: discuss extending a moratorium on retail sales of marijuana, water meter usage and rates and the 2014 budget.

Benton PUD Commission, 9 a.m., 2721 W. Tenth Ave., Kennewick: consider contract awards for electric rate design study and fiber optic construction in Prosser area.

Prosser City Council, 7 p.m., 601 Seventh St.: vote on an interlocal agreement regarding solid waste management between the city and Benton County.

Grandview City Council, 7 p.m., city hall, 207 W. Second St.: consider declaring a moratorium prohibiting the production, processing and retail sale of recreational marijuana.


Franklin County Board of Commissioners, 9 a.m., courthouse, Pasco: ordinance for six-month moratorium on marijuana-related businesses within the county, update on community needs assessment.

Kennewick School Board, 5:30 p.m., Cascade Elementary School, 505 S. Highland Drive: enrollment report, discussion of architect report and principal remarks on Cascade Elementary.

Richland Library Board, 5:30 p.m., 955 Northgate Drive: discuss the 2014 budget and the coffee vendor.

Port of Benton, 8:30 a.m., Vineyard Pavilion, 2140 Wine County Road, Prosser: economic development update.


Richland Parks and Recreation Commission: canceled.

Port of Pasco, 9 a.m., Tri-Cities Airport, 3601 N. 20th Ave.: discussions on terminal building design and expansion project, general aviation ramp project, pavement maintenance project.

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