Council cancels March 8 meeting
With no pressing items set to come before them, Sunnyside
City Council members opted this past Monday night to cancel the regularly
scheduled meeting on March 8.
The Council is set to meet again Monday, March 15.
Prior to the Council deciding not to meet on March 8,
Sunnyside Interim City Manager Mark Kunkler went over some items scheduled to
come before the body.
One of the agenda items was to formalize an agreement with
Yakima County for work on the South First Street improvement project. Another
agenda item was approving a motion calling for bids from publications to serve
as the city's legal newspaper.
Council was also to look at an issue surrounding solicitor
Kunkler also informed Council a more indepth report on city
cell phone usage might be available for discussion.
It wasn't clear if these items would roll over for
discussion at the March 15 meeting.
Resident asks for Council to look at problem on 12th Street
Local resident Larry Hill asked the Sunnyside City Council
this past Monday night to look at a drainage problem in the 600 block of South
Hill said there is an area there that doesn't drain well
during rain and snow storms, causing flooding in the area.
Hill also wants city officials to look at the lighting along
the street in the 12th Street area.
The Council directed city staff to look further into Hill's
Council takes no action following executive session
The Sunnyside City Council took no action this past Monday
night following an executive session to discuss personnel matters.