205 W 5th Ave
Ellensburg, WA 98926-2887
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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.
Kittitas County, Ellensburg, WA
Notice of public hearing to consider adoption of the 2017 County Budget
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held by the Board of County Commissioners on December 5th, 2016, at the hour of 2:00 p.m. in the County Commissioner’s Auditorium, County Courthouse and if necessary will continue through December 9th, 2016, to consider the adoption of the proposed 2017 County Budget.
Included in the 2017 budgets are property taxes in the estimated amount of: $8,850,000 for the General Levy which includes an increase of 1%, $5,250,000 for the County Road Levy less $200,000 for County Road Diversion levy; which includes an increase of 1% plus 24.96% banked capacity; and $430,000 for the Flood Control Zone Levy; all which includes an increase for new construction only, and increases due to state assessed utilities
At said hearing; any interested person may appear and be heard for or against said proposed budgets and the property taxes. A copy of said budgets may be viewed in the Auditor's Office, County Courthouse Room 105, beginning November 29th, 2016 or may be viewed on the County’s website http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/auditor/budget.asp
More information is online at http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/notices/.
For more information, contact Auditor
Anyone with an interest in this matter is urged to attend said hearing where all testimony will be taken. Written comments may be received at 205 W 5th Ave. STE 108, Ellensburg, WA 98926 at or prior to the hearing.
Kittitas County complies with all ADA requirements.
Published: Daily Record: 11/25/2016 and 12/02/2016
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.