Negotiations, say sources, have been going on for months. But unlike the 'regular' teachers represented by the WEA (Washington Education Association) these Kennewick school workers may end up on strike.
Para-educators, cashiers and licensed practical nurses (LPN's) who work for the District say they're prepared to go on strike, pending the outcome of efforts to solve pay issues...
Although Kennewick has continued to grow and numerous elementary and an additional middle school added, coming in February would likely be the biggest investment in high schools made in years.
February 2018 Kennewick School District will ask voters to approve a bond that would not only renovate and add on to Kamiakin and Southridge, but build a completely new Kennewick High School, to replace the