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Unpaved portion of Burch Mountain Road is closed through March News

Unpaved portion of Burch Mountain Road is closed through March

  •  Public Works
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  • February 15, 2017

Beginning Feb. 15, the unpaved portion of Burch Mountain Road will be closed to traffic at milepost 1.12. The annual seasonal closure runs through March 31.

Winter Reminder: Do Not Park Cars Along the Roadway During the Winter News

Winter Reminder: Do Not Park Cars Along the Roadway During the Winter

  •  Public Works
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  • January 31, 2017

Winter Reminder: It's still winter in these parts, and that means county crews are deep into snow plowing season. Orchard owners and foremen are reminded to ask their crews not to park vehicles in the county right-of-way. Cars parked along the roadway hamper snowplowing efforts.

17C00919 Body Located of Missing Person

  •  Sheriff's Office
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  • January 30, 2017

On January 28, 2017 Sheriff Brian Burnett reports at approximately 0900 hours a local Wenatchee resident, while boating on the Columbia River, located a human body in the shallow water near the shoreline adjacent to BNSF Appleyard.

Open Position: CIVIL DEPUTY (Non-Commissioned)

  •  Sheriff's Office
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  • January 11, 2017

Chelan County Civil Service will conduct an examination for the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office to establish an eligibility list for hiring for the position of Civil Deputy.

3 Common Snow Plowing Misconceptions News

3 Common Snow Plowing Misconceptions

  •  Public Works
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  • December 19, 2016

During the winter months, Chelan County Public Works crews are focused on keeping roads clear of snow and ice for the safety of travelers. But there are three common misconceptions about the County’s snow removal process that seem to hit with every first snowfall.

GIVE NCW AED Project News

GIVE NCW AED Project

  •  Sheriff's Office
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  • November 28, 2016

The Chelan County Sheriff's Office is requesting funding through community support with a GIVE NCW project, in order to purchase automated external defibrillators (AEDs).

Chelan County invites public to comment on transportation needs News

Chelan County invites public to comment on transportation needs

  •  Public Works
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  • November 18, 2016

What will Chelan County's transportation system look like in 20 years? The County invites the public to comment on its transportation needs. Send your comments to public.works@co.chelan.wa.us.

Whispering Ridge Road closed -- local traffic only

  •  Public Works
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  • November 01, 2016

Chelan County and its consultant continue to monitor Whispering Ridge Road

Homeowners reminded to clear drainways to protect against mudflows, flooding News

Homeowners reminded to clear drainways to protect against mudflows, flooding

  •  Public Works
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  • October 17, 2016

Recent rains caused a mudflow event on Saturday, Oct. 15, on South Lakeshore Road near Chelan, near milepost 6.

Donation Fund

  •  Sheriff's Office
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  • July 13, 2016

The Sheriff’s Office works diligently to stretch the value of our budget by deploying personnel and equipment for the greatest benefit to our County and its citizens. Donations in the past have helped to fund purchasing a new K9, Chief for a Day uniforms, Search & Rescue supplies and other items that are critical resources necessary for local law enforcement but are not included in our county budget.

Online Property Mapping

Geographic Information System (GIS) of Chelan County

Career Opportunities

Employment Opportunities with Chelan County

Jail Registry

Chelan County Jail Roster in pursuant to RCW 70.48.100