Councilman receives unexcused absence
Sunnyside City Councilman Don Vlieger received an unexcused
absence from Monday night's weekly meeting.
Vlieger made no contact with Mayor Ed Prilucik prior to
missing Monday night's meeting, resulting in the unexcused absence.
Councilman votes against consent agenda
At Monday night's Sunnyside City Council meeting, Councilman
Bruce Ricks voted against the approval of the consent agenda. Ricks gave no
reason for his vote.
Coming before Council on the consent agenda was the approval
of five liquor license renewal requests. Requests coming before Council were
from the Fraternal Order of Eagles, 100 East South Hill Road; Golden Pheasant
Restaurant, 632 East Edison Avenue; North Avenue Market, 701 North Avenue;
Snipes Mountain Brewing, 905 Yakima Valley Highway; and Wal-Mart Supercenter,
2675 East Lincoln Avenue.
Also coming before Council on the consent agenda was
approval of the meeting minutes for May 10 and May 17. Council also approved
the payment of $574,696 in voucher expenses.
Explorers to be recognized at June 7 meeting
At this past Monday night's meeting, it was announced the
Sunnyside City Council would be recognizing the police explorers who were
involved with the free dump day residents were able to take advantage of
earlier this month.
The special recognition for explorers will take place at the
Monday, June 7, Council meeting.
Also on the June 7 agenda is Council agreeing to an
engineering contract for remodeling of the Sunnyside jail dispatch facilities.
Council will also consider entering into an agreement to seek money from Yakima
County for a development Gary Christensen in planning.