Harrington Public Development Authority (PDA)

The Harrington Public Development Authority is dedicated to helping our community grow by creating sustainable development opportunities in order to grow jobs and improve the quality of life for our families and residents.

The City of Harrington formed their PDA “…to undertake, assist with and otherwise facilitate the acquisition, construction, development, equipping, leasing, operation and maintenance of public benefit projects within or without the City of Harrington, Lincoln County, Washington."

Meetings

Meetings are usually the third Tuesday of each month. Visitors are welcome.

NEXT MEETING

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
7:00 PM
Harrington City Hall

Minutes

News Release December 2017

 

Board Members

President:  Heather Slack
V. President: Tim Tipton
Secretary: Bunny Haugan
Treasurer: Paul Charlton
Member: Jay Gossett
Member: Josh Steward
Heather Slack 509-769-5917
City Hall 509-253-4345


Documents

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Harrington PDA
PowerPoint Presentation to Senate Economic Dev. & Int. Trade Committee

On January 23, 2018, Margie Hall, Heather Slack, Josh Steward, & Dillon Haas gave a presentation via Zoom from the Harrington Post & Office to a meeting of the WA State Senate Economic Development & International Trade Committee in Olympia, WA. They showcased the successful ongoing PDA project of bringing hi-speed internet to Harrington and the example of the value that broad-band access provides to the citizens, the economic development, and the sustainability of rural towns.

The first 23 minutes of the Senate committee work-session was another presentation on the NoaNet system which provides some background to the public/private infrastructure partnerships that help make access possible. The Harrington presentation starts at 23 minutes & 40 seconds in the broadcast of the work-session.

You may want to view the slide shows that went with the presentations before, after, or during (if you have enough monitor space) viewing the broadcast.