RDDA looks for support in hiring executive director
Last updated 7/13/2021 at 9:41am
RITZVILLE – A request from the Ritzville Downtown Development Authority (RDDA) for the city council to write a letter in support of the RDDA applying for a grant was turned down at the July 6 council meeting.
The grant would partially fund a part-time executive director for two years.
John Rankin presented both the benefits and risks he saw in the grant opportunity, which would fund a 20 hour per week position for two years at 75%. The other 25% would have to be funded by the city or the RDDA itself. After the grant expired, the full cost would fall into the hands of the city or the RDD...