Town receives funding for income survey

The Town of Waterville has received a grant from the Department of Ecology which will cover the cost of an income survey.
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Kuntz, Lacy will talk ‘State of the Region’

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce will host a “Coffee and Commerce: State of the Region” program from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. March 22 at Town Toyota Center, Orchard View Room, 1300 Walla Walla Ave. Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz and East Wenatchee Mayor Steve Lacy will give insight on the “State of the Region.” This is a good opportunity to learn about what’s happening in...
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Douglas County PUD Commission meeting report

?Douglas County PUD Commissioners Ronald E. Skagen and Molly Simpson executed the following actions during the March 13 commission meeting held at the district’s East Wenatchee office: Awarded Wells chief engineer Ken Pflueger with his 30-year service award. Commissioner Skagen thanked Pflueger on behalf of the citizens of Douglas County for his years of service. Pflueger thanked the...
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Open Space Committee will meet

WATERVILLE — The Douglas County Open Space Committee will hold a meeting at 10 a.m. March 14 in the Douglas County Assessor’s Office, 213 S. Rainier St., Waterville. The purpose of the meeting is to seek advisement on implementing assessment guidelines as established by the Department of Revenue for the assessment of open space, farms and agricultural lands, and timberlands classified under...
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Council approves amendments to municipal code

Waterville Town Council unanimously approved a number of amendments to the municipal code at its March 6 regular meeting.
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Irrigation project in the works

An informational meeting was held Feb. 13 about the Town of Waterville’s plan for building an irrigation line from Well 2 to the school and cemetery.
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Workgroup meeting for stewardship group

WATERVILLE — A workgroup meeting for the Douglas County Voluntary Stewardship Program will be held at 1 p.m. March 6 in the Douglas County Superior Court hearing room, 203 S. Rainier St., Waterville. For more information, call 423-5990.
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Council approves one-time payment on 1993 loan

The Waterville Town Council has authorized the town to make a one-time payment of $65,000 to the U.S. Department of Agriculture to pay down the principal on a 1993 water/sewer revenue bond.
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Tax revenue for 2016 higher than expected

The 2016 Town of Waterville budget ended up being somewhat bigger than predicted and may enable the town to replace a pickup truck.
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Council authorizes design work to begin on irrigation line

At its Nov. 7 meeting, the Waterville Town Council authorized Mayor Royal DeVaney to sign a contract with the engineering firm Erlandsen, Inc. to begin work on designing the irrigation line that will bring nitrate-polluted water to the school and the cemetery.
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