City cancels Community Days
May 6, 2020
It was a case of good news and bad news from the Goldendale City Council Monday, following Governor Jay Inslee’s signing of his new Safe Start program earlier in the day. Though it symbolized progress, that progress will be slow by design—slow enough to cause the city to cancel Community Days for this year.
As City Administrator Larry Bellamy told the council, “The gatherings of more than 50 are the last part of the phase, and we have to get through one, two, three, and four before we can actually have a gathering of 50 people. That is one reason. The other reason has to do with funding. The revenues are not going to be as great as they have been in the past, and we think it’s pro...