WENATCHEE — Chelan County Commissioner Ron Walter has been appointed to a one-year term overseeing a national committee focused on federal policies that affect county government.
Walter will chair the Public Lands Steering Committee for the National Association of Counties, an advocacy agency for county governments.
The association’s president named Walter to the post last month. The appointment was announced Monday.
As chair, Walter will oversee issues related to diverse federal policies that affect counties that contain large amounts of…