EAST WENATCHEE — More than 1,000 miles of county roads in Douglas County are now open for use by street-legal ATVs for a one-year trial.
Following two public hearings this week, county commissioners on Tuesday approved their use on roads with a speed limit of 35 mph or lower.
About 20 people attended hearings in Waterville and East Wenatchee this week, said Commissioner Dale Snyder. Just a handful of people testified, and none spoke in opposition.
Snyder said some farmers…