Archive for June, 2012

Washougal Mayor aims to place 500 American Flags by July 4

June 8, 2012
Washougal Mayor aims to place 500 American Flags by July 4

Washougal Mayor Sean Guard says he is disheartened by the diminishing number of US flags flown on holidays, and is working to increase the number of flags displayed by residents in time for Independence Day on July 4. Working with Valley Forge Flag Company and Camas-based Glory Days Trophies, Guard is taking orders for...
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Vacated seat on Washougal City Council could be filled by July 2

June 7, 2012
Vacated seat on Washougal City Council could be filled by July 2

–By Martha Martin Washougal City council will soon have a vacant seat to fill.  Council member Jon Russell has announced his resignation as of July 1st, with his last council meeting on June 25th. Russell is moving his family to Virginia, where he has accepted a new position. The seven-member council has voted to...
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Dr. Martha Martin to be on Open Meetings Panel June 20 at the Vancouver Community Library

June 4, 2012
Dr. Martha Martin to be on Open Meetings Panel June 20 at the Vancouver Community Library

Does the public have the right to speak at a school board meeting?  Can the police withhold videos taken by a patrol car’s dashcam?  How does a citizen ask for a DOT record? Answers to these and other perplexing questions will be found at the next Washington Coalition for Open Government (WCOG) event. Martha...
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* * * Port of Camas-Washougal regular commission meeting Tuesday June 5 at 5pm

June 4, 2012
* * * Port of Camas-Washougal regular commission meeting Tuesday June 5 at 5pm

The Port of Camas-Washougal will have its regularly scheduled Commission meeting on Tuesday June 5, 2012 at the Port office meeting room, 24 South ‘A’ Street in Washougal. The Executive session meeting starts at 4:00pm, and is not open to the public. The Regular session begins at 5:00pm, and is open to the public....
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* * * East County Fire & Rescue commission meeting Tuesday June 5 at 7pm

June 1, 2012
* * * East County Fire & Rescue commission meeting Tuesday June 5 at 7pm

East County Fire & Rescue will hold its regular commission meeting on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 7pm. This meeting is at station 91, located at 600 NE 267th Ave., Camas, WA 98607. The meeting is open to the public, and public comment is welcome. For more information about ECFR, visit their website at:...
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* * * Washougal City Council meeting Monday June 4 at 6pm

June 1, 2012
* * * Washougal City Council meeting Monday June 4 at 6pm

The City of Washougal will hold a council meeting on Monday, June 4 at 6 PM. The meeting is open to the public, with two public comment periods scheduled. To view a copy of the Agenda, or download the workshop packet, see the City of Washougal Website at: City of Washougal/Council Meetings
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Cougar Creek Bridge replacement on Northeast Washougal River Road expected to start early July 2012

June 1, 2012
Cougar Creek Bridge replacement on Northeast Washougal River Road expected to start early July 2012

Clark County has hired a contractor to replace the 27-foot-long bridge that crosses Cougar Creek just upstream from its confluence with the Washougal River.  Construction will begin in early July of 2012 The 27-foot-long Cougar Creek Bridge will be replaced by a contractor working for Clark County.   The bridge is located on the...
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