The Clark County department head who filed whistleblower and harassment complaints against Councilor David Madore is now suing the county, alleging it failed to adequately respond to a public records request for the Republican councilor’s text messages in connection with his complaint.
The city of Vancouver owes the Evergreen and Vancouver school districts nearly $1.6 million after neglecting to update its computer system for almost three months following a school impact fee increase in January. In addition, builders of Evergreen district homes were overcharged.
A Clark County hearing examiner ruled Friday that a proposed $26.8 million psychiatric hospital project in Salmon Creek does or can meet county code standards and “will not be significantly detrimental” to people or property nearby, or to the county’s general welfare.
The Millennium Bulk Terminals coal-export proposal in Longview would bring up to eight coal-carryng trains of 125 cars each through Vancouver every day, according to new information included in a state environmental review released Friday.