The following are local land-use proposals. The county or city may rate them in three categories: nonsignificant, no environmental impact study needed; nonsignificant, provided proponents meet certain conditions; and significant, requiring an environmental impact study.
(Marc) Boldt is running for county council chairman and he is not on the county council yet. If he doesn't get the chairman seat, does that mean he isn't on the county council at all? And, what about Councilors Tom Mielke and David Madore? If they don't get the chairman's seat, does it mean they lose their seat on the county council?
Clark County — The Thunder Elite Cheerleading Gym cheer team recently traveled to Orlando, Fla., to compete in The Summit, a competition featuring 16 teams from around the world. The gym is located in Clackamas, Ore., but of 15 members on the team, six are from Clark County and one is from Longview. The team earned its highest score on any routine it has performed this season. However, they did not advance to day two of the competition.
Clark County — Lilly Longshore of Vancouver was named to the Governor's Committee on Disability Issues and Employment. Her term started April 30 and runs until Dec. 31, 2016. The committee promotes equality, opportunity, independence and full participation in life for people with disabilities.
Battle Ground — The Battle Ground High School welding team won regional and state competitions in welding fabrication, and qualified for the SkillsUSA National Championships, scheduled for June 23-26 in Louisville, Ky.