Forces beyond control
Last updated 12/5/2019 at 10:36am
CHENEY – Outside influences may play larger roles in the future on the city’s Light and Public Works departments, City Council members found out during budget presentations at their Nov. 26 meeting.
Light Department Director Steve Marx told the council it’s unclear what impacts the prospect of dam removal on the Snake River and implementation of the state’s 2025 Washington Clean Energy Transformation Act will have on the city’s ability to purchase power. On the Public Works side, Director Todd Ableman said passage of a voter initiative to limit car tabs to $30 could suspend severa...