Posts tagged: Spokane County commissioners
The Central Valley High School Government Club is hosting a debate tonight with the candidates for the Spokane County Commissioner seats. The debate, which is open to the public, will begin at 5:45 p.m. at the School, 821 S. Sullivan Road. Doors open at 5 p.m.
District 1 candidates (Todd Mielke and John Roskelley) and District 2 candidates (Shelly O'Quinn and Daryl Romeyn) will be in attendance. The candidates for House District 4 (Amy Biviano and Matt Shea) have also been invited, but Shea has not responded to the invitation. Click here for more details.
Reporter John Craig has a story in today's paper on yesterday's joint meeting with the Spokane County Commissioners and the Spokane Valley City Council. The main topics of discussion were regional plans for an animal shelter and solid waste. The two entities are exploring how to have regional programs to deal with trash and stray or lost animals, but possibly without the participation of the City of Spokane. Expect more discussion on these topics in the future.
Spokane County Commissioners said yesterday that they will do background checks and have requested more information on the three men up for consideration to fill Bob McCaslin's vacant senate seat. He resigned Jan. 5 for health reasons.
The 4th legislative district precinct committee officers met over the weekend and voted to forward three names to the commissioners: Rep. Matt Shea and district leaders Jeff Baxter and Roy Murry.
Read John Craig's story for more information on the three men and the appointment process.