Meeting agendas for May 19-22

Herald staffMay 18, 2014 

-- Monday

Richland Americans with Disabilities Act Citizen Review Committee, 4:30 p.m., city hall annex, 975 George Washington Way: reports.

Pasco City Council, 5 p.m., 525 N. Third. Ave.: meet in closed session for two hours to evaluate city manager candidates; start business meeting at 7 p.m. They will consider a ban on electronic cigarette use in public, a grant for streetlight replacement and a citywide traffic signal improvement plan.

Kennewick Planning Commission, 7 p.m., 210 W. Sixth Ave.: consider Comprehensive Plan Amendment docket.

Columbia School Board, 7 p.m., 755 Maple St., Burbank: 2014-15 budget planning, policy on tobacco and nicotine products and delivery devices, Greenways Alternative Learning Contract, WIAA membership.

Finley School Board, 7 p.m., district office, 224606 E. Game Farm Road: policies on high school graduation requirements and staff evaluations, changing of senior project to community service or job shadow for civics course, awarding of board scholarship.

Connell City Council, 6 p.m., 104 E. Adams St.: hear a report on hiring lifeguards for the city pool and on extending the water main line along Gum Street to serve the ConAgra processing facility.

-- Tuesday

Benton County Commissioners, 9 a.m., 620 Market St., Prosser: two public hearings on short plat vacations, hear an annual 4-H program update, discuss the new Kennewick shop facility, hear a finance update through April and discuss tax title property.

Kennewick Irrigation District, 9 a.m., KID offices, 12 W. Kennewick Ave.: discuss voluntary mitigation agreement for Southridge Terrace and consider Piper Jaffrey & Co. as a financial consultant.

Richland Economic Development Committee, 4 p.m., city hall annex, 975 George Washington Way: discuss sale of a 5.1-acre City View site and discuss the Columbia Point restaurant site request for proposals process.

Mid-Columbia Libraries Board of Trustees, 5:30 p.m., Keewaydin Park branch, 405 S. Dayton St., Kennewick: circulation policies, discussion of institutional cards, lost or damaged materials and denial of borrowing and computer privileges.

Prosser School Board, 6 p.m. (study session), 7 p.m. (regular meeting), Keene-Riverview Elementary School, 832 Park Ave.: discussion of study and survey during study session, information on graduation dates, search for new Housel Middle School principal and staffing.

Walla Walla School Board, 6:30 p.m., 364 S. Park St.: policies on medication at school and telecommunication/electronic devices, Head Start/ECEAP grant for 2014-15, resolution to support lower class sizes.

Richland City Council, 7:30 p.m., 505 Swift Blvd.: presentation on Uptown murals, consider a resolution authorizing the city manager to enter into a ground lease with Columbia Point Hospitality, hold a closed-record review of the official record related to the Clearwater Creek development proposal and consider an ordinance rezoning 89.6 acres from agricultural to a residential zone. A closed-door session is planned at 7 p.m. in the city hall annex to discuss potential litigation.

West Richland City Council, 3801 W. Van Giesen St.: At 6 p.m., discuss relocating the city maintenance shop. At 7 p.m., hold a public hearing on supporting a three-tenths of one percent criminal justice sales tax and vote and vote on amending the master fee schedule.

-- Wednesday

Richland Arts Commission, 11:30 a.m., library, 955 Northgate Drive: workshop to discuss 2014 trash can art selection and award event planning.

Franklin County Commission, 9 a.m., 1016 N. Fourth Ave., Pasco: consider a report on making part of Vineyard Drive East a county road and a settlement agreement between the county and Oil Re-Refining Company.

Benton and Franklin County commissioners, 2:30 p.m., justice center, 7122 W. Okanogan Place, Kennewick: discuss a state Senate bill dealing with appointment of attorneys for children in dependency proceedings and discuss and possibly appoint a new bicounty human services director. A closed-door session to evaluate the qualifications of applicants for public employment is planned.

Kennewick School Board, 5:30 p.m., 1000 W. Fourth Ave.: board workshop for semi-annual review and planning

Kennewick Improvement Board, 7 p.m., 210 W. Sixth Ave.: hold 10 hearings.

-- Thursday

Educational Service District 123, 4:30 p.m., Tri-Tech Skills Center, 5929 W. Metaline Ave., Kennewick: amended contract for superintendent, discussion of superintendent search and direct service program.

Richland Parks and Recreation Commission, 6 p.m., community center, 500 Amon Park Drive: presentation on being a bicycle-friendly community.

Adams County Public Hospital District, 6 p.m., Othello Community Hospital, 315 N. 14th Ave.: approval of a social media board policy and resolutions dealing with malpractice renewal and adjourning and rescheduling meetings, reports.

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