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Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 03/20/2017 - Kittitas County is now accepting applications for its Tourism-Related, Large-Scale, Municipality-Owned Capital Projects program. Large-scale projects are defined in the application as those which request funding support of greater than $50,000.00. There is no maximum cost for a project. The application is posted online at the County's website or may be ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Cle Elum Downtown Association partners with Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce and Mercer Creek “ENGAGE” for downtown cleanup. Volunteers are invited to help pick up litter in the downtown of Cle Elum on Friday, April 29th. The cleanup will begin at 8:30 a.m. in front of Catalyst, located at 214 N Pennsylvania Avenue in Cle Elum. Volunteers are asked to bring their own weed-eating ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, March 02, 2017
Ellensburg, Wash. (March 2, 2017) – In a special meeting on March 1, the KVH Board of Commissioners voted 5-0 to extend an offer of employment to Julie Petersen for the permanent position of Chief Executive Officer. She verbally accepted the offer the same day. Julie Petersen has held the position of Interim Chief Executive Officer since late June 2016. During the intervening time period ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, February 27, 2017
February 27, 2017 The Yakima County Development Association and Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce announced today that eight emerging businesses are advancing to the final round of the Enterprise Challenge business plan contest. These entrepreneurs were selected by a group of 26 judges that met with and evaluated business plan contestants at an afternoon trade show last week. Based on their ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, February 27, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 02/27/2017 - The Kittitas County Public Health Department has free shingles vaccine available. Are you 60 years and older? Would you have to pay out of pocket for this vaccine? Call the Kittitas County Public Health Department for an appointment today! The vaccine is free. There is an administration fee of $23.00, but the fee can be reduced or waived based on your reported ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, February 06, 2017
Kittitas County, WA - 02/06/2017 - Kittitas County has received a ground water permit from the Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) to issue “over the counter” permitted water rights for parcels located within a large portion of the green zone of Kittitas County’s water bank. The water bank is used to provide mitigation for new domestic uses of ground water, such as ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Political