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Tony O’Rourke Meets with City Council about City Plans
Yakima City Manager Tony O'Rourke told council members Tuesday that things in Yakima need to change over the next four years or the city could see deficits of between 1.5 to 4 million dollars. O'Rourke says he has a plan to reorganize the city that he hopes the city will embrace...
Key Changes Taking Place in the City of Yakima
Changes are on the way for the city of Yakima. The new city manager just submitted a plan for reorganization. Tony O'Rourke proposes eight key changes, all of them all aimed at making Yakima more efficient and financially stable. The changes include bringing back a fire inspector and crea…
Car Thefts On The Rise In Yakima
Lock your car doors because thieves are after your vehicle in Yakima. Police statistics show that car thefts continue to rise with108 cars stolen during March and April. That's up from 77 in January and February combined. Some people around the city hope new leadership in the police department …
O’Rourke Will Ask The Voters About Car Tab Fees
Voters could be asked in November to increase car tabs $20 to pay for street repairs. Instead of placing the issue on the November ballot, the City Council decided to hold off and wait for new Yakima City Manager Tony O'Rourke. He wants to pose the question in a community survey before the …
Yakima City Council Taps O’Rourke For City Manager
Following an executive session held Friday night, the Yakima City Council has voted unanimously on Tony O’Rourke for Yakima’s next city manager.
O’Rourke was one of four finalists for the job, all of whom were interviewed for the pos…
Yakima City Manager Selection Getting Closer
The search for a new Yakima city manager will begin on April 26th. The finalists will be interviewed by a panel of community members selected by the city council, a panel consisting of the city’s department directors, and by the entire city council...
The Field Narrows For Yakima City Manager
The city narrowed down it's selection for city manager Tuesday during an executive session.
Four finalists have been selected for the position that was left vacant after the former city manager resigned.
Our news partner KIMA Action News reports the candidate pool is down half of what it was las…

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