-- Oct. 6
Connell City Council, 6 p.m., 104 E. Adams St.: consider closing Gum Street at South Columbia Street in both directions for safety purposes; consider moving $25,000 to replace tablet computers in police cars with laptops and rewiring the cars.
Pasco City Council, 7 p.m., 525 N. Third. Ave.: consider a tax exemption for natural gas fuel used for transportation; consider restricting parking on Washington Avenue between Ninth and 10th avenues.
Benton PUD Commission, 6 p.m., 2721 W. 10th Ave., Kennewick: public hearing on proposed 2015 budget.
-- Oct. 7
Benton County Commissioners, 9 a.m., 620 Market St., Prosser: personnel department update.
Kennewick Irrigation District board, 9 a.m., KID offices, 12 W. Kennewick Ave.: receive presentation on shrub-steppe mitigation purchase and consider irrigation water allotment allocation.
Kennewick City Council, 6:30 p.m., city hall, 210 W. Sixth Ave.: adopt the Safe Clearwater access management plan and hold a closed-door session to discuss pending litigation.
Prosser Transportation Benefit District, 6:30 p.m., city hall, 601 Seventh St.: consider approving some checks and a reimbursement request.
Prosser School Board, 7 p.m., Keene-Riverview Elementary School, 832 Park Ave.: foreign exchange student attendance; archery program at Whitstran Elementary School; contracts with Public School Employees union and Principal's Association; culminating projects; study and survey; salary adjustments.
Prosser City Council, 7 p.m., city hall, 601 Seventh St.: work session to hear reports from the grant writer and the Prosser Economic Development Association; hold a public hearing on the 2015 budget; discuss an E-cigarette ordinance, cost recovery direction and the 2015 budget.
Benton City Council, 7 p.m., city hall, 708 Ninth St.: discuss a liquor license application; hear reports and consider a 2014 budget amendment, an ordinance dealing with prohibited excavation, amending zoning regulations dealing with auto-oriented uses, amending the petty cash and cash drawer policy, a website contract, community center furniture, vouchers and a resolution dealing with a marijuana moratorium findings and renewal. A closed-door session is planned to discuss potential litigation.
West Richland City Council, 7 p.m., West Richland Library Building, 3803 W. Van Giesen: hold public hearing on the city's extension of its marijuana retail sales and manufacturing moratorium; hear presentation from Friends of Badger Mountain; award the Paradise Way-Belmont Boulevard widening project.
Richland City Council, 7:30 p.m., 505 Swift Blvd.: consider the second reading of an ordinance banning marijuana producers, processors and retailers from operating within the city's boundaries; vote on the first reading of an ordinance that would establish a hearing examiner system of zoning permit review.
-- Oct. 8
Franklin County Commission, 9 a.m., Franklin County Courthouse, first floor commissioners meeting room, 1016 N. Fourth Ave., Pasco: meeting canceled because of lack of a quorum.
Kennewick School Board, 5:30 p.m., district offices, 1000 W. Fourth Ave., Kennewick: kindergarten assessments and information on proposed bond.
Kennewick Arts Commission, 6 p.m., city hall, 210 W. Sixth Ave., Kennewick: discuss updates on various art projects.
-- Oct. 9
Port of Pasco, 10:30 a.m., port offices, 1110 Osprey Pointe Blvd., Pasco: adopt final budget and discuss a potential land sale.
Kennewick Parks & Recreation Commission, 6:30 p.m., pavilion at Southridge Sports & Events Complex, 2901 Southridge Blvd., Kennewick: discuss Columbia Park Golf Links operation and status of work plan.
Richland Parks and Recreation Commission, 7 p.m., city hall, 505 Swift Blvd., Richland: consider a shoreline substantial development application.
Benton-Franklin Rental Owners Association, 7 p.m., Benton PUD building, 2721 W. 10th Ave., Kennewick: hear a presentation on "current landlord-tenant problem areas."