Cheney council debates leasing Anderson Road house
Last updated 11/7/2019 at 10:36am
CHENEY – How much and how long the city should lease a rental property near its Utility Building provoked the most discussion at the Oct. 22 Cheney City Council meeting.
The property at 25 Anderson Road is owned by the Light Department, part of deal to acquire to parcels of property in October 2018 for $195,000. The city is proposing to rent a 1,782-square-foot single-story doublewide home on the smaller 1.61-acre parcel to a Light Department employee for $500 a month on a one-year lease.
Light Department Director Steve Marx told the council that the employee has put some personal time an...