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No construction bids submitted for District 6 fire hall

No construction bids submitted for District 6 fire hall

Commissioners had hoped to open bids Monday (April 13) for construction of a new Winthrop fire station for Okanogan County Fire District 6, but instead found themselves with no bids to consider. “This is not good …
District 6 will open fire station construction bids on April 13

District 6 will open fire station construction bids on April 13

Bids from contractors for construction of a new fire station will be opened by Okanogan County Fire District 6 commissioners at their next regular meeting on April 13. At their meeting Monday (March 9), district commissioners approved sending the fire station project out to bid.
District 6 makes some changes to fire hall specs prior to bids

District 6 makes some changes to fire hall specs prior to bids

At recent meetings to review architectural plans for a proposed new fire hall, Okanogan County Fire District 6 commissioners identified some changes aimed at reducing building costs. Commissioners met twice over the past week to discuss plans for …
District 6 explores fire hall funding within existing debt limit

District 6 explores fire hall funding within existing debt limit

By Ann McCreary
Okanogan County Fire District 6 commissioners will evaluate whether the district can finance construction of a new fire station in Winthrop without a levy increase or bond proposal at a public meeting on Monday (Nov. 24). The meeting, which includes a public hearing on the district’s proposed 2015 budget, will...
Despite levy defeat, District 6 will pursue new fire hall

Despite levy defeat, District 6 will pursue new fire hall

Commissioners look for other funding, reluctant to change plans By Ann McCreary Disappointed and at times bitter about the defeat of a property tax levy proposition in last week’s election, Okanogan County Fire District 6 commissioners said this week they aren’t giving up on the idea of building a new fire station in Winthrop. At...
Fire district nearing approval of levy request

Fire district nearing approval of levy request

By Ann McCreary

Fire district commissioners are expected to approve a resolution next week calling for increased property taxes to build a new fire station in Winthrop for Okanogan County Fire District 6.
Proposed new fire station is topic of public meetings

Proposed new fire station is topic of public meetings

By Ann McCreary
A proposal to increase the Okanogan County Fire District 6 tax levy to build a new fire station in Winthrop will be the topic of two public meetings hosted by the …
State outlines safety problems at the Winthrop fire station

State outlines safety problems at the Winthrop fire station

By Ann McCreary
It's official: Winthrop's fire station is unsafe for firefighters