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Yakima Looking for a Consultant to Head Downtown Plans
Yakima is moving closer to having a master plan for downtown. It is now in the process of choosing a consultant to do the work. Yakima received ten different proposals that could cost up to $130,000. The master plan will establish development guidelines and describe how the city should attract new b…
Teenager Arrested After Fatal Shooting in Downtown Yakima
Police say a 15-year-old boy is under arrest after a fatal shooting in downtown Yakima on Tuesday. The 29-year-old male victim was shot multiple times at South 4th Street and Chestnut Avenue just before 6:00 p.m. Tuesday. The 15-year-old suspect was booked into the juvenile detention center for firs…
4th Street Closing will Create Downtown Entertainment Area
The closure of 4th street behind the Capitol Theater will happen soon after the Yakima City Council voted last night in favor of the closure to create an entertainment area drawing more people to downtown Yakima. The closure between Yakima Avenue and Chestnut Avenue will create an are…
City to Discuss Ideas to Re-energize Downtown
The closure of 4th Street behind the Capital Theater will be on the agenda of the Yakima City Council tomorrow night. City Manager Tony O'Rourke says it is part of the plan to energize the downtown area.  The closure, between Yakima Avenue and Chestnut will create an area where thousands o…

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