Members of the City Council are Christine Broughton, Kathy Berg, Merle Jackson, Terry Herrin, Charlie Button, Jim Cooper and Bill Graham. Mayor is Craig George. With all present Monday the council:
- RECOGNITION: Recognized Frank Trimarche for 24 years of service. Trimarche retired Jan. 31 as lead mechanic for the city.
- RIGHT OF WAY: Granted right of way use permit to Columbia Rural Electric Association to install electric service to the CREA office, and a conduit for fiber optic lines for Columbia County. Graham, Button, Jackson, Herrin voted yes, Berg and Broughton voted no, and Cooper recused himself.
- MITIGATION: Adopted resolution supporting and adopting the Southeast Washington Multi-Hazard Mitgation Plan. Unanimous.
- CANCELLATION: Voted to cancel Feb. 14 meeting due to anticipated lack of a quorum. Several council members will be at the Legislature in Olympia during that week.