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August 21, 2019
Among the items on the agenda for the Goldendale City Council was a report on the Emergency Medical Services from Tony Gilmore of the EMS board. Gilmore apologized to the council for not reporting to them on a regular basis, explaining that he had changed jobs, and the district had been involved in a months-long hunt to find a replacement for their operations manager. He said that Bruce Brending, who had filled in on an interim basis, had accepted the position following interviews with three other candidates.
His report noted that until the levy was increased last year, the district had never been financially secure since it was formed in 2014. "In addition to that," he said, "I remind t...