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Kittitas County Supports Difficult Decisions to Keep our County Safe

The Kittitas County Incident Management Team (IMT) would like to show our support for the Ellensburg Rodeo Board who were tasked with the difficult decision to cancel the rodeo eve...

County chip-sealing of roads begins

Kittitas County Public Works Department crews and equipment have begun the annual chip-sealing program on selected roads throughout the county this week.

Kittitas County is Seeing Significant Increases in COVID-19 Cases

The Kittitas County Incident Management Team (IMT) is seeing a significant increase in cases. The increase is not related to a specific outbreak at this time.

Please Pay Attention to Symptoms of Illness and Take Action

With COVID-19, we are asking that everyone pay attention to signs of sickness and to take action. We say stay home when you are sick, but what does that actually mean, especially ...

Lower District Court Phase 3 Plan


Kittitas County’s Phase 3 Variance is Approved

The Kittitas County Incident Management Team (IMT) is pleased to announce that we have been approved for Phase 3 of Washington’s Phased Reopening Plan! Phase 3 in Kittitas County ...

Murder Suspect Jorge Alcantara-Gonzalez Arrested in Teanaway Area

Kittitas County Sheriff’s Deputies safely arrested Jorge Alcantara-Gonzalez around 3:30pm on Sunday afternoon, 6/14/20, concluding a manhunt that has been active for 23 days, since...

Superior Court Live Streaming Audio for All Hearings

The Kittitas County Superior Court is now live streaming audio for all hearings.

CDS to Resume Building Inspections

On Friday, April 24, 2020 Governor Inslee modified his stay at home order to allow certain construction to resume. That same day, Kittitas County Health Officer Dr. Mark Larson mo...

Deadline for Small Scale Capital Grants has been Extended.

Kittitas County is now accepting Tourism-Related, Small-Scale, Municipality-Owned Capital Projects and Operations grant applications. In order to qualify, the capital project propo...