The city of Walla Walla expects to learn more in coming days about how its residents want city officials to spend public tax dollars on city streets, as a survey sent out in recent weeks wraps up.
Report: One in five renters in Walla Walla County spent over 50% of their income on housing in 2018. If housing expenses continue to rise faster than income levels, that number will grow. City planners in Walla Walla Valley are trying to fix the problem.
The city of Walla Walla is seeking six residents to write statements regarding the Transportation Benefit District sales tax proposition for the general election voter guide.
City officials on Monday said goodbye to departing council member Ed Chesnut, approved a new liquor license and granted permission to begin the sale of police station bonds.
Walla Walla residents and landlords who need help paying utility bills due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic will have until Sept. 30 to work out a payment plan with the Blue Mountain Action Council and city.
The hope is that the 2021 summer concert series will not only provide several hours of entertainment, but also coax people who live here to come downtown and keep Walla Walla competitive for tourism dollars.
The Walla Walla County Board of Commissioners will resume in-person meetings open to the public on Monday, July 12. A livestream of meetings will remain available via WebEx, according to a Thursday, July 8 news release.
On Wednesday, June 30, the Washington State Department of Ecology unveiled the final draft of their strategic water plan for the Walla Walla Basin in a report addressed to Gov. Jay Inslee. This 200-page document is the beginning of developing and implementing a plan for water security in a r…
Washington state law requires local and county governments to give a one-year notice before any new fireworks regulations take effect. Columbia County commissioners are considering whether that should change.
Walla Walla Valley Transit announced Wednesday, July 7, that due to the road closures, bus routes five and six have deviated services for the duration of the project.
A move that began in 2020 to name part of the city of Walla Walla as a historic preservation district was victorious on the state level this week and looks to be headed toward national designation.
“With the current extreme heat and drought conditions, fireworks could easily start fires that endanger people, pets and property, and spread area firefighting resources dangerously thin,” reads a release from the city.