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Ellensburg, WA 98926-2887
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Kittitas (pronounced 'KITT-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.
Face Coverings Required In County Facilities Starting August 23, 2021
To comply with the Statewide Face Coverings order, beginning Monday, August 23, 2021, all Kittitas County employees and customers in County facilities will be required to wear a face covering when indoors, regardless of vaccination status.
Facial coverings are mandatory for all persons entering the Courthouse and social distancing guidelines must be followed. If you are sick or experiencing flu-like symptoms such as a cough, fever or other respiratory problems, or if you have been told by a Health Department Employee or Medical Professional to self-isolate or you have been referred for testing, please do not come into the Courthouse.
You may contact the Court in one of the following manners:
Most Court hearing have resumed.
If you have questions about your health, please contact your healthcare provider or you can call the Temporary COVID Clinic at KVH at 509-933-8850. If you are having a medical emergency, call 911 or go to the Emergency Department at KVH. If you have general questions about COVID-19, please call the EOC at 509-933-8315 or 509-933-8305.
The Upper District Court is one of two District Courts in Kittitas County. The
presiding Judge of the Upper Kittitas County District Court is Darrel R. Ellis.
The Court Administrator is Diana M. MacKenzie
Upper Kittitas County District Court is a Court of limited jurisdiction having
statutory authority over criminal misdemeanors and gross misdemeanors, civil
infractions, small claims, civil cases up to $100,000, vehicle impound hearings,
requests for name change, protection orders including domestic violence, sexual
assault, stalking and unlawful harassment.
Jury Trial Suspension for all Kittitas County Courts – Kittitas County Superior Court, Lower Kittita...
Judge Darrel R. Ellis has extended the suspension of Jury Trials in the Upper Kittitas County Distri...
Upper Kittitas County
700 E 1st ST
Cle Elum WA 98922
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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.