Chelan County News Archive

19C08947 - Flash Flooding Property Damage

19C08947 - Flash Flooding Property Damage

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports three residences were damaged during a storm event Sunday evening in the south Wenatchee area. Residents had to be rescued from one home, but no one was injured.

Road Alert: South Wenatchee Avenue

Road Alert: South Wenatchee Avenue

A road closure on South Wenatchee Avenue – just before the bridge between Boodry and Beuzer streets – will remain in place for the unforeseeable future while Chelan County Public Works, in coordination with the county’s Surface and Stormwater Management Utility, evaluates how best to address a large sinkhole in the roadway.

Free shredded wood chips available

Free shredded wood chips available

Free shredded wood chips are available at the county’s Leavenworth brush drop-off site for application within the Apple Maggot Quarantine Area of Chelan County.

June 27 Open House: West Malaga Road Intersections

June 27 Open House: West Malaga Road Intersections

Chelan County Public Works invites the public to an open house on June 27 that will provide information about the West Malaga Road Intersections project. The open house is 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the Malaga Fire Station, 3760 W. Malaga Road.

Check out new FCZD newsletter

Check out new FCZD newsletter

The Chelan County Flood Control Zone District recently released its first newsletter. The goal of the annual newsletter is to not only update you on the FCZD and its projects but also pass along important safety reminders, information about ongoing projects and local resources.

Special 3 Day Filing period begins May 29, 2019

Special 3 Day Filing period begins May 29, 2019

Skip Moore, Chelan County Auditor, announces several offices had a void in candidacy. The offices listed below had no candidate file. A Special 3 Day Filing period will begin at 9:00 AM the 29th of May and will end at 5:00 PM May 31st, in the office of the County Auditor, located in the County Courthouse, 350 Orondo Ave. Suite 306 Level 3, Wenatchee WA. Only filings for offices with a void in candidacy will be accepted.

Public Experience Survey

Public Experience Survey

The Chelan County Department of Community Development would be honored to have your participation in our Customer Experience Survey. Please click the link below to share your experience with us, your feedback is truly appreciated.

Give Snowplows Room to Groom

Give Snowplows Room to Groom

Road crews across the county have been working to keep up on the snow systems that have been hitting our area for the past several days. Take a look at the Leavenworth Crew at work on Feb. 12, 2019.

Request for Statement of Qualifications

Request for Statement of Qualifications

Professional Planning and Environmental Services are desired in the areas of Current and Long Range Planning with the expertise and experience necessary to provide review and recommendations for routine County Planning related items and to provide guidance and strategy in assisting the County in planning for future growth and development.

Chelan County Calendar

Upcoming events and schedules at the county!

  • 28
    Aug 2019
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

    Planning Commission Meeting - August 28, 2019

    Posted by: Community Development

    Confluence Technology Center
  • 04
    Sep 2019
    08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    Slim Chance

    Posted by: Chelan County Fair

    Thursday, September 5th @ 1:00 p.m. - Friday, September 6th @ 5:30 p.m.

  • 04
    Sep 2019
    09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Hearing Examiner - September 4, 2019

    Posted by: Community Development

    Chelan County Administrative Building
  • 04
    Sep 2019
    08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    2019 Chelan County Fair Entry Day

    Posted by: Chelan County Expo Center

    Chelan County Fair

    Chelan County Expo Center
  • 05
    Sep 2019
    08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

    2019 Chelan County Fair

    Posted by: Chelan County Expo Center

    Chelan County Fair

    Chelan County Expo Center