THE BOTTOM LINE: Hanging on seems to be the catch phrase around town during a time when analysts say it’s only the beginning of the worst wave of small-business bankruptcies and closures since the Great Depression.~~~ 8/22/20 | Kittitas County | Daily Record ~ Maybe Better Life Natural Foods owner Delana Carr said it best, […]
Kittitas County Labor Area Summit – May 2020
Overview~~~ This report provides an update on the Kittitas County economy incorporating not seasonally adjusted, nonfarm employment and civilian labor force data. Analysis focuses on year over year (between the Mays of 2019 and 2020) and average annual (between 2018 and 2019) changes in the labor market.
Kittitas County is changing and there is no overall vision to guide us
January 22, 2020 | Cle Elum | Central Washington Sentinel | By Bruce Coe~~ Land use planning and exclusionary zoning are, increasingly, coming under fire as a contributor, not a preventer, of inequality. Here is a short rundown on what is happening in other parts of the nation. It might surprise you to find out […]
Interview with Kittitas County Commissioner Laura Osiadacz, District #2
Interview with Kittitas County Dist 2 Commissioner Laura Osiadacz By Bruce Coe Central Washington Sentinel Aug 1, 2019~ We sat down for a chat with Kittitas County District 2 Commissioner Laura Osiadacz. Commissioner Osiadacz was appointed to replace Gary Berndt and her appointment was subsequently confirmed by a general election. She has held the office […]