Yakima City Manager Tony O'Roarke was a guest on Wednesday's Mike Bastinelli show.

O'Roarke discussed the recent city council decison to vacate a section of South 4th Street to create an event space, attracting more events to downtown Yakima, making downtown safer, and how to drive economic development in the city.

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