Council approves annexations
The Sunnyside City Council on Tuesday approved two
annexations. One was annexing just over eight acres north of Columbia Avenue
and west of Dayton Drive. The other annexation involved bringing 29.5 acres
north of Morgan Road, east of North 16th Street, and south of Sheller Road into
the city limits.
Street name change gets OK
Stretches of Washout Road and Mabton/Sunnyside Highway
within the Sunnyside city limits will be renamed 16th Street, according to
action approved last night by the Sunnyside City Council.
City Manager Bob Stockwell said Sunnyside had to take the
step to remain in compliance with state statutes mandating consistency in
Hearing set for residential landscape ordinance
On Monday, Sept. 11, the Sunnyside City Council will hold a
public hearing to take comment on a proposed landscape ordinance for
residential homes. The hearing, set for 6:30 p.m., will consider the ordinance,
which includes a requirement that all new home construction include underground
Council approves street closures
Street closures for the Sunshine Days Parade and the
Sunshine Days Soap Box Derby were approved last night by the Sunnyside City
Both events are scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 16.
The parade route will begin at the Sunnyside High School
parking lot and continue west on Edison Avenue, before turning south onto Sixth
Street to Lincoln Avenue.
The soap box derby will require a closure of Fourth Street
to Harrison Avenue, Grant Street to Fifth Street and Crescent Avenue at Bridge