July 18, 2018
Tonasket City Hall
Businesses operating within city limits will now need to purchase businesses licenses. Council member Marylou Kriner made the motion at the Nov. 27 city council meeting after stating Tonasket was one of the few cities not to require one.December 3, 2018 2:39 p.m. read more..
The City of Tonasket was one of five communities to receive grants for economic feasibility studies from the Washington State Community Economic Revitalization Board (CERB). The grants, totaling $225,000 were announced in Olympia Nov. 15.November 28, 2018 12:49 p.m. read more..
Contracts with Varela and Associates to begin planning on the Magnificent Mile and the Storm Water Master Plan were approved at the Tuesday, Nov. 27 city council meeting.November 28, 2018 12:48 p.m. read more..
City council members hosted a public hearing on revenue sources for the city’s 2019 budget and setting the tax levy at their Sept. 25 meeting. They adopted an ordinance increasing the amount raised by ad valorem taxes on taxable properties inside the city for the year 2019 by one percent over the 2018 tax levy, the highest allowable increase. The increase totals $1549 over last year’s actual levy amount of $154,898.October 2, 2018 10:56 a.m. read more..
Council members adopted an ordinance amending the Tonasket Municipal Code to permit slaughterhouses in the commercial (C-2) district following a lengthy public hearing at the Tuesday, Sept. 25, regular city council meeting.September 26, 2018 4:04 p.m. read more..
City council members have granted a police officer a raise and insurance benefits. During their July 24 meeting, council members approved a resolution granting health insurance benefits to Officer John Cruz and raised his wage from $13 per hour to $20.40 per hour.July 31, 2018 12:04 p.m. read more..
The parking at city hall was overflowing as a drove of residents attended the Tuesday, July 10, city council meeting to speak up for the city’s police department. Tonasket resident Lisa McCoy said she put in a public records request for all city employee wages and benefits.July 18, 2018 7:06 a.m. read more..