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Kittitas (pronounced 'kit-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
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Five County subareas — Easton, Ronald, Snoqualmie Pass,
Thorp, and Vantage — will be studied to determine if they should
be urban or rural. The study will consider land use patterns, public facilities, transportation and
natural systems, in addition to existing County plans and policies.
Kittitas' Urban Growth Area Analysis will be evaluated to:
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.