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Notice of public hearing to consider Leasing Lot H-34 and Lot H-35 of the Kittitas County Airport Binding Site Plan to Tyler Glahn.

The Board of Kittitas County Commissioners will meet at 2:00 pm on September 5, 2017 at in the Commissioner's Auditorium located at the Kittitas County Courthouse, Ellensburg,...

Notice of public hearing to consider a potential Speed Limit Reduction on Carroll Road and Amend Section 10.08.020 of the Kittitas County Code.

The Board of Kittitas County Commissioners will meet at 2:00 pm on September 5, 2017 in the Commissioners' Auditorium located at the Kittitas County Courthouse, Ellensburg, Was...

New Reserves Graduate

On Saturday August 12, 2017, Sheriff Gene Dana officially swore in three new Reserve Deputies for the Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office.

Search & Rescue

On 08-13-17 at approximately 1230 hrs east county patrols handled a search and rescue call on a four wheel drive trail near Shoestring lake.

LODGING TAX TRAINING LOCATION CHANGED

Training for the new lodging tax electronic grant applications is still available, but the Ellensburg location has changed. Cle Elum location has not changed.

New Vehicle Licensing Subagent Open

New Vehicle Licensing Subagent will be open for the public August 14, 2017.

LODGING TAX APPLICATION CHANGING-TRAINING AVAILABLE

The process for applying for lodging tax grants for tourism-related special projects and festivals is changing significantly for 2018. The new process, which will be released at t...

EFFORTS OF LOCAL ELECTED OFFICIALS GET RESULTS FROM STATE

The State Legislature agreed to pay Kittitas County, along with other Eastern Washington counties, a larger share of payments it was promised but hasn’t received. For decades the S...

Bowers Field Runway 7/25 Closure

Kittitas County is taking action temporarily closing Bowers Field runway 7/25. This closure is being conducted in response to deteriorated asphalt paving that is creating a hazard...

Naloxone Recommended for Friends and Family to Prevent Death from Opioid Overdose

The Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) recommends that anyone who spends time with someone who is using or is suspected to be using opioids (hydrocodone, oxycodone, m...