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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Kittitas County, WA - 07/17/2018 - Weekend traffic diverting from I-90 over county roads continues to be an issue for residents from the Elk Heights area to Nelson Siding Rd area. Kittitas County Public Works is inviting upper county residents and business owners to apply to participate in the Upper County Traffic Task Group. The task force group will provide and/or vet various options proposed by ...read more
Categories: Local News, Government, Economic, Community
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Kittitas County, WA - 07/17/2018 - The existing Kittitas County Road Standards are a result of a minimal revision effort conducted in 2015. The primary result of the revision was to cap the number of private lots on a dead end road to 30 - consistent with adopted fire code. For the past two years, Public Works staff has compiled desired revisions reaching well beyond the minor effort of 2015. ...read more
Categories: Economic, Government, Local News, Community
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Kittitas County, WA - 07/10/2018 - Approximately 200 people in the Vantage Huntzinger area have been affected by a Level 3 Evacuation notice put out by the Kittitas County Sheriff's Office as a result of the fire. Firefighters performing structural protection in Vantage insured no homes were lost during the night. Sheriff Deputies and fire fighters responded to the Ryegrass/Vantage area shortly ...read more
Categories: Local News, Community, Government
Tuesday, July 03, 2018
Public invited to provide input on the Taneum Forest Restoration Project; improving forest resiliency and aquatic health   Cle Elum, WA (July 2, 2018)- Many people recall the impacts from the Jolly Mountain Fire in 2017. Smoky air conditions, road and area closures, stressful emergency evacuations and the uncertainty…all of which heavily affected local residents and visitors to the national forest ...read more
Categories: Community, Government, Local News, Economic
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
Categories: Community, Government, Local News
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Public Notice Kittitas County, Ellensburg, WA Notice of public hearing to consider the Suncadia Phase 3 Division 14 Preliminary Plat (LP-18-00002). The Board of Kittitas County Commissioners will meet at 2:00 pm on August 7, 2018 at the Commissioner's Auditorium, 205 West 5th Avenue, Room 109 to consider the Suncadia Phase 3 Division 14 Preliminary Plat (LP-18-00002), a proposed subdivision ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Local News, Government