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Public meetings for the week of Sept. 29 – Oct. 5, 2022

Camas City Council: The Council will meeting for a planning conference at 9 a.m. Friday, Sept. 30. The public can watch and listen to the meeting on Zoom, on the phone or via the city’s livestream option. For more information, including remote log-in details, visit cityofcamas.us/yourgovernment/minuteagendavideo and click on the agenda packet for the Sept. 30 planning conference.

WSD may readjust school director zones

The Washougal School District (WSD) is looking at ways to readjust its board member zones based on population changes reflected in the 2020 United States Census data.

Washougal to survey residents on cannabis retailer ban, ‘safe and sane’ fireworks

Washougal city leaders will soon send out the city’s 2022 community survey to gauge community members’ thoughts on city services, help determine city priorities and guide the city’s budget and investment decisions.

Camas leaders highlight city’s strengths during 2022 State of the Community event

Camas is a city of hope. That’s the message Camas Mayor Steve Hogan delivered during his address for the 2022 State of the Community, held Thursday, Sept. 15, at Lacamas Lake Lodge.

Camas City Council plans interviews for vacant Ward 1 seat

The Camas City Council has selected six applicants to interview for the Council’s Ward 1, Position 1 seat left vacant when Councilwoman Shannon Roberts unexpectedly resigned on July 27.

Washougal School District, teachers’ union continue to bargain

Contract negotiations between the Washougal Association of Educators (WAE) teachers’ union and the Washougal School District continued this week with a 3.5-hour negotiation meeting on Sept. 19.

Camas teen 1 of 400 to earn national study-abroad scholarship

Camas High School senior Aran O’Day fell in love with world languages during a family trip abroad in 2017. O’Day was a middle-schooler then, and had never traveled outside North America.

Camas seeks community input on ARPA funds

How do Camas community members want to see their city’s share of the $350 billion federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) dollars?

Camas supports police training facility in Southwest Washington

Camas City Council this week unanimously approved a resolution supporting the creation of a criminal justice training facility in Southwest Washington.

Washougal High prep sports teams roll into 2022 season

The 2021 season was a very good one for the Washougal High School cross country program. The 2022 campaign could be even better.