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Methow Valley leads the county in new construction

Methow Valley leads the county in new construction

By Marcy Stamper
The almost $42 million in the value of new construction in Okanogan County added over the past 12 months mirrors a trend seen over the past five years, which has seen only minor fluctuations. The value of building activity this year is 7 percent less than the value …
Winthrop building official is off to his ‘next adventure’

Winthrop building official is off to his ‘next adventure’

By Laurelle Walsh
Building Official Dave Sandoz is finishing up his duties this week after 5 ½ years of issuing building permits, conducting inspections and …

Environmental review process continues

By Marcy Stamper
The state is moving onto the next round of updates for building projects exempt from environmental review.

Planning commission: Don’t change Methow environmental-review rules

By Marcy Stamper
A unanimous response from some 75 Methow Valley residents apparently persuaded the Okanogan County Planning Commission to recommend against allowing large building projects in the Methow Valley to proceed without an environmental review.

County looks to eliminate environmental review for larger buildings

By Marcy Stamper
The Okanogan County planning commissioners are still considering how large building projects have to be before they automatically get reviewed for their environmental impacts.
Citizens get more time to comment on county environmental review

Citizens get more time to comment on county environmental review

By Marcy Stamper
The Okanogan County planning commissioners want people to have another month to comment on proposed changes about how large building projects have to be before they are automatically reviewed for potential environmental impacts.
Oroville leads county in new construction value, followed by the Methow

Oroville leads county in new construction value, followed by the Methow

By Marcy Stamper
The Methow Valley has been eclipsed by Oroville for the greatest value of new construction in the county
County considers raising minimum size of Methow projects needing environmental review

County considers raising minimum size of Methow projects needing environmental review

By Marcy Stamper
Okanogan County is considering raising the threshold for mandatory environmental review of building projects