LEAVENWORTH, WA.-Leavenworth Mayor Cheri Farivar described the traffic during the Christmas Lighting Festival as manageable. The annual event runs each weekend from Thanksgiving to New Years and has become a huge attraction bringing in thousands of visitors and causing heavy traffic congestion and more than a few complaints from local residents.
The Mayor was at Thursday’s Chelan Douglas County Transportation Council meeting where she discussed the festival and its impacts on the popular Bavarian-themed town with NCWLIFE News’ Steve Hair . . .