Public Notice
Kittitas County, Ellensburg, WA

Notice of public hearing to consider adoption of the amendment of Kittitas County Shorelines Master Program

On September 16, 2014 at 6:00 pm the Kittitas County Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing in the Commissioners Auditorium, 205 W. 5th Ave., Rm 109, Ellensburg, WA.  On September 24, 2014 at 6:00 pm the Kittitas County Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing at Upper District Court, 700 E. 1st St., Cle Elum, WA.  Both of these public hearings are being held  to record public comment upon the updated version of the Kittitas County Shoreline Master Program as required within the RCW 90.58.  The Shoreline Master Program provides goals, objectives, policies and regulations designed to manage and protect the State’s Shorelines of Statewide Significance as identified by the Department of Ecology.  The area regulated under the Program includes lands within two hundred feet of the designated shorelines.

The Board may make a final decision on the proposal upon closing of the September 24, 2014 public hearing or continue the hearing to a specific date and time for review of the record and/or deliberation.  Verbal and written testimony will be accepted prior and during the hearing.  Written comments may be submitted during regular business hours for inclusion in the record at:  Kittitas County Community Development Services (CDS), 411 N. Ruby, Ellensburg, WA 98926.  The draft documents can be viewed at the CDS office or website: under “Shoreline Master Program.”

Please contact Community Development Services at (509) 962-7046 with any questions

More information is online at

All associated documents may be viewed at Kittitas County Community Development Services 411 North Ruby St, Suite 2 Ellensburg, WA 98926, or on the county website. (Miscellaneous SEPA Applications) SE-15-00001.

For more information, contact Community Development Services

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.

Daily Record: September 4, 2014, September 11, 2014
North Kittitas County Tribune: September 11, 2014, September 18, 2014

Posted: 9/2/2014, Closes: 9/25/2014