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Monday, September 10, 2018
Kittitas County, WA -9/10/2018 –Kittitas County is considering amendments to its Development Regulations through the annual “Docket” process. The County accepted annual amendment requests through June 30, 2018 for consideration by the Kittitas County Planning Commission and the Kittitas County Board of County Commissioners. The amendments must be consistent with the Growth Management Act and other ...read more
Categories: Community, Local News, Economic, Government
Sunday, September 09, 2018
Kittitas County, WA - 09/09/2018 - The lightening storm that pass through Kittitas County Friday evening started two fires on U.S. Forest Service lands near Blewett Pass.The Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office continues to work closely with a mobilized Type 3 Incident Management Team that has now been set up at the Kittitas Valley Event Center in Ellensburg for the Iron East and Iron West wild land ...read more
Categories: Community, Government, Local News
Monday, September 03, 2018
The preliminary map for flood areas for Kittitas County has been released for community review. On September 19th, from 5:00-7:00pm, property owners and community residents are invited to discuss the potential impacts of and provide feedback on the proposed community flood map revisions. The Open House will be held at the Putnam Centennial Center (719 E 3rd St, Cle Elum, WA 98922), and a brief ...read more
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Thursday, August 30, 2018
Thank you to the 60 community members who attended our third, and final, public meeting for the Towns to Teanaway planning process! We shared our final draft trail maps and announced a 30-day comment period on the proposed trails. Please send your comments and questions to townstoteanaway@gmail.com! You can access these maps at: https://tinyurl.com/y8hgjktu Craig, for the project leadership ...read more
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Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Kittitas County, WA - 08/28/2018 - Kittitas County Search and Rescue recently received and $18,000 donation from the Puget Sound Energy Foundation designated for replacement snowmobiles used for winter backcountry search and rescue operations. The PSE Foundation has been a strong supporter of search and rescue for at least the last 5 years and has repeatedly donated towards specific operational ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Local News
Monday, August 27, 2018
Kittitas County, WA - 08/24/2018 - Kittitas County is now accepting applications for 2019 Lodging Tax Fund Grants for Special Events and Projects. This call for applications is county-wide. The application is posted online on the County’s website and can be easily accessed at the following links: https://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/auditor/accounting/lodging-tax/cltac-guide.aspx or ...read more
Categories: Community, Government, Chamber, Economic, Local News
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Downtown Association Top Ten in the NationEDA Announced as Semifinalist for Great American Main Street AwardEllensburg, Wash.- On August 21, 2018, Main Street America announced the Ellensburg Downtown Association as a 2019 semifinalist for the Great American Main Street Award (GAMSA), declaring them one of the top ten Main Street organizations in the nation. This is the first time the EDA has ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Local News
Monday, August 20, 2018
Join the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce as we launch the fall season for beer lovers in the Northwest! The 6th Annual Roslyn Mountain Ale Festival will take place on October 13th at The Roslyn Yard, located next door to Basecamp Books and Bites, in historic Roslyn Washington from 1:00pm-5:00pm. The festival will feature the Pacific Northwest’s best breweries, live music, and the local Roslyn ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Local News, Community, Economic
Monday, August 20, 2018
SMALL CHANGE, BIG NEWSKDF Architecture is rebranding as KDA Architecture                                                                                                                                                                        Yakima, Wash. (August 20, 2018) – KDF Architecture is rebranding as KDA Architecture. Longtime residents of the Yakima Valley still use the name Knipper Dunn ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Local News, Economic, Community
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Kittitas County, WA - 06/28/2018 - Burn Ban issued for Kittitas CountySeveral fire districts have already experienced fires, most notably a 7,500 acre fire in the Vantage area last week. Effective Midnight, Friday, June 29, 2018 county-wide burn ban will be in effect for Kittitas County. No Open Burning or Recreational fires will be allowed. This is enforced through Section 20.08 of the Kittitas ...read more
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