Pierce takes seat on Historic Preservation Commission
The Cheney Historic Preservation Commission’s first meeting of 2017 was abbreviated last Thursday due to a session of the Cheney Municipal Court going longer than anticipated.
The commission did meet long enough, however, on the staircase landing in the hallway at City Hall to accomplish two important items — re-elect new officers and get to know its newest commissioner.
Lee Pierce has been named to fill the commission seat previously occupied by Fred Lauritsen, whose third term expired in December 2016. Lauritsen came to the commission in 2005, filling an unexpected vacancy and going...