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Twisp delays airport taxiway project to apply for more state funds

Twisp delays airport taxiway project to apply for more state funds

A project to build a new taxiway at the Twisp Municipal Airport will be delayed until 2020 to take advantage of new state grant opportunities, the Twisp council decided recently. Town officials had been planning to apply for a $250,000 grant from Washington Department of Transportation (WSDOT) this …
Pilots reassured about Twisp Airport project

Pilots reassured about Twisp Airport project

Local pilots who use the Twisp Municipal Airport were assured that the Twisp Council supports a project to build a new taxiway on the south side of the runway. About a dozen pilots attended the April 11 council meeting, apparently alarmed by rumors that a grant to fund the taxiway project was being held up or...
Moss returns as interim public works superintendent in Twisp

Moss returns as interim public works superintendent in Twisp

Former Twisp Public Works Superintendent Howard Moss has been hired on a temporary basis to handle his old job while the town seeks a replacement for his successor, Andrew Denham. Denham resigned in January. He said the hour-plus commute to his job in Twisp from his home in Conconully had become too difficult, particularly in...
Twisp Town Council awards contract for new public works shop

Twisp Town Council awards contract for new public works shop

The Twisp Town Council has accepted a bid of $800,000 for construction of a new public works shop on Cottonwood Street to replace the existing shop at Town Hall. It was the second round of bidding on the shop project. Original bids came in higher than expected. The second-round winning bid by Halme Builders of...
Twisp holds public hearing on Third Avenue vacation proposal

Twisp holds public hearing on Third Avenue vacation proposal

A public hearing on a proposal to vacate part of Third Avenue next to Twisp Town Hall is scheduled for Feb. 14 at 5:30 p.m. during a Town Council meeting. The Twisp Council set the date to hear public comment on a proposal to close the north half of the street, adjacent to Town Hall,...
Twisp seeks applicants for vacant council seat

Twisp seeks applicants for vacant council seat

Twisp is seeking applicants to fill an unexpired seat on the Town Council that was previously held by Bob Lloyd, who resigned from the board in September. There is one year left in the four-year term, which will be filled by council appointment. The appointed council member would be required to run for election to...
Lloyd resigns Twisp council seat to avoid conflict of interest

Lloyd resigns Twisp council seat to avoid conflict of interest

Twisp Town Council member Bob Lloyd resigned from the council last week because his company, Lloyd Logging Inc., was the successful bidder for a $163,689 contract with the town. Lloyd Logging was the low bidder on a project that will construct curbs, gutters and sidewalks …
Twisp again delays OK of in-kind services contract

Twisp again delays OK of in-kind services contract

The Twisp Town Council kicked a contract between Twisp and Lloyd Holdco down the road once again, directing Twisp’s public works director to identify how in-kind services proposed in the agreement could be applied to construction of a recreational trail. The most recent version of…
Winthrop council reviewing police salaries

Winthrop council reviewing police salaries

The Winthrop Town Council, concerned about short- and long-term budgetary consequences, wants more time to think about a proposal by Marshal Hal Henning to increase police officer salaries.
Twisp approves subdivision street variance

Twisp approves subdivision street variance

A variance approved by the Twisp Town Council last week will allow the developer of the Old School House subdivision to build a street that is narrower than required by town ordinance. The six-lot subdivision is located on the former site of the old Allen Elementary School off May Street. The council approved a request to...