Milton-Freewater City Hall

Milton-Freewater City Hall

MILTON-FREEWATER — The city's planning commission is looking for a volunteer to serve on its board.

The Milton-Freewater Planning Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of every month and acts on issues involving the city's zoning codes and comprehensive plan.

In general, applicants for the position must reside within city limits. Members are appointed by Mayor Lewis Key, with approval of the City Council.

Those interested in serving must submit an application — available for download from — to Leanne Steadman, city recorder, by noon Aug. 21.

For more information, contact Steadman at 541-938-8233 or

Sheila Hagar has written for the Walla Walla Union-Bulletin since 1998. Sheila covers health, social services and city government in Milton-Freewater, Athena and Weston in the Walla Walla Valley.