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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.
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As residential development increases in Kittitas County, safety and emergency access becomes more prevalent in dictating County road design and development standards reflected in the County Code. Since 2004, The County has required private roads to be certified by a licensed civil engineer in the State of Washington ensuring adequate fire/life/safety access. Assisting those considering purchasing land in Kittitas County, Public Works is providing a listing of currently certified private roads on its public website.Property owners should be aware of responsibilities associated with Kittitas County Public Works’ engineering and road standards regarding access, driveways, and private roads and bridges which can be found in the Kittitas County Code Title 12: Roads and Bridges https://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/boc/countycode/title12.aspx.
Attached is a list of certified public roads to date. It is also viewable on the Kittitas County website under the Road Standards tab https://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/public-works/development/road-standards.aspx.
Kittitas County, from the Cascades to the Columbia, and online at http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us
Public Works Department, (509)962-7523, firstname.lastname@example.org
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.