Proponents and opponents to present their views to the community
Chelan, WA – A Community Forum will be held at the Chelan High School Performing Arts Center (PAC) on Thursday, March 30, 2017, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. to give Lake Chelan Hospital District voters an opportunity to be fully informed prior to the April 25, 2017, vote on the bond for a new hospital in Chelan.
The forum will be moderated and allow both sides to present their information and their vision for the future of healthcare in the Lake Chelan Valley. The team is still working on selecting a moderator who is approved by both sets of presenters.
The event will streamed LIVE on GoLakeChelan.tv!
Thursday, March 30, 2017
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Chelan High School (PAC)
215 West Webster Ave., Chelan, WA
The deadline to register to vote on the Lake Chelan Community Hospital Bond is Monday, March 27, 2017. Residents who want a chance to weigh in and vote must be registered. Online registration at the Chelan County auditor’s website is www.co.chelan.wa.us/elections or go directly to this link.
In order for the Hospital Bond to pass in the April 25 Special Election, a 60% approval vote is needed.
“We’ve really been looking forward to this for a quite a while,” says Dr. Ty Witt, spokesman for Citizens for a New Hospital Now campaign. “We really want the community to hear all the facts and then be able to make the best informed decision for themselves, their families, and the community.”
(By Christine Eagar)