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Call for sealed bids for Kittitas Highway Safety Improvement Project.

Kittitas Highway Safety Improvement Project, Kittitas County, Ellensburg, Washington. Sealed bids will be received by Kittitas County Public Works, at the reception desk locate...

Press Release 8-19-14 1145 Snag Canyon Fire

Effective at 12pm today, the Kittitas County Emergency Operations Center will remove all evacuation notices for the Snag Canyon Fire, which is now 81% contained. Road closures wil...

Press Release 8-18-14 1115 Snag Canyon & South Cle Elum Ridge Fires

The Kittitas County Emergency Operations Center has removed the Level 1 evacuation notice for Woods & Steele Road, as the South Cle Elum Ridge Fire is now 77% contained.

Air Quality Continues to Fluctuate as a result of Multiple Fires in Kittitas County

According to the Washington State Department of Ecology air quality monitoring site in Ellensburg, the air is “unhealthy for sensitive groups” as of 5:00 am today. The range of ai...

PSA 8-15-14 1030 Snag Canyon Fire

The Kittitas County Emergency Operations Center has updated damage assessments for the Snag Canyon Fire. There are now 22 confirmed structures lost, including 10 homes or cabins a...

PSA 8-14-14 1630 Snag Canyon Fire - Impacts of Wildfire increase flood risks

The Snag Canyon Fire has burned more than 12,500 acres of land 12 miles north of Ellensburg including in the Wilson and Naneum Canyons. Large scale wildfires dramatically alter th...

Notice of public hearing to consider a Petition to Annex into Fire District #3

The Kittitas County Board of Commissioners will meet at 1:00 p.m. on September 9, 2014 at 205 W. 5th Ave. #109 Ellensburg, WA to consider Petitions to Annex the Community of Cab...

Multiple Fires in Kittitas Causes Poor Air Quality

Sensitive populations are advised to limit outdoor activity.

Family of six rescued on the Upper Cle Elum River

Sheriff's Rescue Boat deployed for a family trapped on a log jam.

Call for sealed bids for the recycling of oil and antifreeze from Kittitas County collection sites.

This call for sealed bids is for the recycling of oil and antifreeze from Kittitas County collection sites. Bids are due by September 9, 2014, 2 pm, at which time bids will no l...