Sharon Lunz, the CDLT's Communications & Development director, says, "This is an amazing community.They looked at what they wanted and had a say in what happened.
Each parcel is high-priority salmon habitat and each adjoins other properties that the CDLT owns.
This is a big win for salmon, for the Entiat River and for the heritage of an old family homestead.
City of East Wenatchee purchases three parcels of the surplused land along the east side of the Loop Trail, thus preserving it from potential development.
The Our Shoreline’s Future committee and the Land Trust continue efforts to work with the appropriate entities to implement the remaining recommendations.
The Wenatchee Foothills Campaign goes public with Todd Kiesz, Eliot Scull and Rufus Woods sharing chairmanship.