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Parade marshal nominations due

Sunnyside’s 26th annual Lighted Farm Implement Parade organizers are inviting the public to submit nominations for this year’s grand marshal.

Skill center design honored

The Sunnyside School District has been honored by the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction for the design of the Yakima Valley Technical Skill Center.

Chambers asks public to vote

Interim Sunnyside Schools Superintendent Mac Chambers took a moment at Thursday night’s school board meeting to remind the public of the election on Tuesday, Nov. 4.

Modernization clock ticking

The Sunnyside School Board approved two resolutions at its Thursday night meeting to finish out paperwork required by the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction.

Personnel changes OK’d

Thursday night, the Sunnyside School Board approved a number of personnel changes in the district.

SIED funding for tourism signage OK’d

Repairs to signs that promote tourism in Yakima County can be completed with the appropriation of $50,000 in Supporting Investments in Economic Development (SIED) funds.

Mabton inks county pacts

In two separate actions last night, Tuesday, the Mabton City Council approved two agreements with Yakima County.

Veterans Day brunch planned

The American Legion post in Grandview will be holding a Veterans Day brunch on Saturday, Nov. 8, at 11 a.m. at the Grandview Community Center.

City manager off on vacation

Sunnyside City Manager Don Day informed the city council he will be on vacation from Thursday, Oct. 30, until Monday, Nov. 10.

Miss Sunnyside funding to be considered

The Sunnyside City Council this past Monday decided to forward a request by the Miss Sunnyside Committee for lodging tax funds to the LTAC committee after a plea from Miss Sunnyside Committee Board President Sharon Dolan.

Emergency management plan pitched to council

The Sunnyside City Council received a report from the Office of Emergency Management on the emergency management plan and the office’s request for more funding.

City budget under review

The Sunnyside City Council held a public hearing Monday night on the preliminary 2015 budget and received no comments from the public.

Meeting canceled

The Sunnyside City Council workshop meeting scheduled for Monday, Nov. 3, has been canceled.

South Hill Road closure questioned

The close of South Hill Road to thru traffic will be revisited by the council in the near future.