May 31, 2013
"color: #222222; font-size: 14pt">Planning commissioners gave the green light this week to an apartment complex
that, once built, will be the largest by far in the Wenatchee valley. If you own more than one car, though,
it may not be the right fit for you.
style="color: #222222; font-size: 14pt">The 312-unit complex, set for development near the Riverfront Drive
area, has fewer parking spaces than traditionally allotted for a building this size. The expectation is that
the people attracted to the centrally located apartment complex would be more likely to walk, bike, or take public
transit where they need to go than own multiple cars.
Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kunz says he’s on board with the thought process behind the