205 W 5th Ave
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.
Kittitas County, Ellensburg, WA
Notice of public hearing to consider proposed solar regulations, including whether or not to extend the current moratorium on accepting applications for solar facilities, and to consider proposed amendments to maximum lot coverage standards in urban growth areas.
The Board of Kittitas County Commissioners will meet at 6:00 pm on June 25, 2018 at the Kittitas Valley Event Center Armory Hall, 901 E. 7th Avenue, Ellensburg, Washington, to consider amendments to Kittitas County Code. At the public hearing, the Commissioners will consider adoption of Solar Power Production Facilities development regulations and overlay map, as well as amendments to maximum lot coverage standards in urban growth areas. The Commissioners will also consider whether or not to extend the current moratorium on accepting applications for solar facilities that qualify as Major Alternative Energy Facilities per Kittitas County Code. Anyone with an interest in this matter is encouraged to attend the hearing. Written comments may be submitted prior to the hearing. Testimony and written comments will be accepted at the hearing. The proposed amendments are available for review at Kittitas County Community Development Services 411 North Ruby St, Suite 2 Ellensburg, WA 98926. The proposed solar regulations and overlay map may be viewed at http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/cds/comp-plan/solar-facilities.aspx
More information is online at http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/notices/.
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.
Planning Commission Recommendation - Proposed Amendments to Kittitas County Code Regarding Solar Power Production Facilities 2928 KB Added 6/6/2018
Proposed Amendment to Maximum Lot Coverage Standards 122 KB Added 6/6/2018
Proposed Amendments to Kittitas County Code Regarding Solar Power Production Facilities 2642 KB Added 6/6/2018
Proposed Solar Power Production Facilities Overlay Map - Draft - 4-24-18 2324 KB Added 6/6/2018
Solar and Maximum Lot Coverage Staff Report - BOCC 188 KB Added 6/6/2018
Published: Daily Record: 6/7/18Daily Record: 6/14/18North Kittitas County Tribune: 6/14/18
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.