The Star - News, views and advertising of the Grand Coulee Dam Area

Coulee Medical Center ER and Walk-In Care

Bartoo wants a change in direction


Bruce Bartoo doesn't like the direction the town of Coulee Dam has headed the last four years.

"Except for the wastewater treatment plant, it seems like everything that's been happening has involved trees in one form or another," said Bartoo, a retired powerplant operator.

But the town has other problems that need to be addressed: the fire department has been downgraded, the ambulance service doesn't exist, and he'd like to see more fiscal responsibility.

Although he said he's never looked at the budget, he's heard of some expenses that made no sense. He cited a town-wide tree inventory don...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments

Robert Carroll writes:

The tree inventory executed in 2015 was made possible by a grant that I wrote. Bruce Bartoo was in the Parks and Recreation Board Meeting where it was presented and he approved the submission. It cost the town nothing. More hot air.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019