205 W 5th Ave
Ellensburg, WA 98926-2887
Monday - Friday8 AM - 5 PM
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.
Environmental Health Specialist
Solid waste facilities are permitted and inspected to ensure proper handling of waste to prevent potential
problems, and public nuisances.
If you have a complaint or concern about the improper disposal of solid waste, animal wastes, or illegal
dumping, please contact our office at 509-962-7515 so that we can investigate it.
Solid Waste Regulations
Solid Waste Facility Application
If you are in an area where you feel threatened by a chemical or physical substance, you may call us
for information, assistance,
and referral services that address issues such as noise pollution, indoor air quality, radon gas emissions,
and landlord/tenant problems.
Before spraying any pesticides, you may want to check our state monitored list of persons with chemical
may live in your area. Contact us for more information on this service.
We partner with law enforcement and certified cleanup contractors to review, arrange, and ensure a through
cleanup of methamphetamine
drug labs and/or houses where methamphetamines have been cooked. We are responsible for a final inspection
of these facilities
before any person can live in or use the facility again.
Decontamination of Illegal Drug Manufacturing
or Storage Sites
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.