The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo59° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi80° Mostly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo54° Breezy

Wednesday

Hi75° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo52° Mostly Clear

Thursday

Hi79° Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo56° Mostly Clear

Friday

Hi82° Sunny

Friday Night

Lo58° Mostly Clear

Saturday

Hi85° Sunny

There is a high price to pay

Send to Kindle
Print This
On May 20, Chelan County Superior Court Judge John E. Bridges ruled in favor of the city of Wenatchee, ruling that we sponsors of proposed Wenatchee Initiative No. 1 were prohibited from submitting signed petitions to the city. Our proposed initiative dealt with the use of automated red-light ticketing cameras. What topic may be summarily swept off the discussion table next is anyone’s best guess. Though Judge Bridges’ ominous ruling specifically prevents petition sponsors from turning in signed petitions, we are nevertheless expressly “allowed” to continue to gather signatures, leading a fair number of people to ask me since: “What’s the point?”

View my optionsorSign in