Public Works News

Unpaved portion of Burch Mountain Road is closed through March

Posted On: 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. Read more ...

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

Posted On: 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. Read more ...

3 Common Snow Plowing Misconceptions

Posted On: 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. Read more ...

Chelan County invites public to comment on transportation needs

Posted On: 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. Read more ...

Whispering Ridge Road closed -- local traffic only

Posted On: November 01, 2016

Chelan County and its consultant continue to monitor Whispering Ridge Road Read more ...