The Kennewick City Council chose a member of the city’s planning commission to fill an open council seat.
The Kennewick City Council chose a member of the city’s planning commission to fill an open council seat. File Tri-City Herald
The Kennewick City Council chose a member of the city’s planning commission to fill an open council seat. File Tri-City Herald

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