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Airway Heights requests mitigation payment from Kalispel tribe
Last updated 9/17/2020 at 2:01pm
AIRWAY HEIGHTS—Council approved a letter to be sent by Mayor Kevin Richey to the Kalispel tribe concerning mitigation payments the tribe has reportedly withheld at its Sept. 8 legislative session.
According to city documents provided in the meeting agenda, the city entered into a Memorandum of Understanding in 1996 and an Intergovernmental Agreement in 2006 with the tribe.
“The Kalispel Tribe agreed to make payments to the City for impacts of Class III gaming services and for the provision of City services including utilities, street improvement, police, fire and other public services,...