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Cities mixed about proposed flood-control district

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WENATCHEE — Cities that have learned more about Chelan County’s proposal to create a county-wide tax to fund flood control and prevention are mixed about the benefits their citizens would derive for the money they pay.

“It’s really about where the money would go,” said Chelan Mayor Bob Goedde. “They’d have to show me where they’d invest in Chelan.”

County commissioners have proposed creating a flood-control zone district that would establish a county-wide tax levy of $0.07 cents for each…

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