Klickitat gets grant to renovate community center building
Klickitat County was awarded a $1 million Community Development Block Grant through the state of Washington last week to renovate and remodel the community center building in the town of Klickitat.
“We are really happy about this,” said Jerry Lynch, Klickitat School District Superintendent. The grant recipient is Klickitat County, and the sub-recipient will be the Klickitat School District.
The community center has been functioning as such since the fall of 2007, and Lynch says that the entire community has pulled together because they want to see it become more utilized.
“This project has really engaged the entire community,” said Lynch.
Some of the plans include adding a kit...