Chelan County News Archive

Mission Ridge - Notice of Amended Application Comment Period Deadline Extended

Mission Ridge - Notice of Amended Application Comment Period Deadline Extended

A Master Planned Resort and Development Agreement was received by Chelan County on April 23, 2018 and deemed complete on June 29, 2018. Chelan County issued a notice of application for the project on September 19, 2018. After a 30-day comment period, comments were collected and forwarded to the applicant. Subsequently, the applicant submitted a Traffic Impact Analysis (TIA) on March 1, 2019.

20C02749 Stolen Batteries

20C02749 Stolen Batteries

Sheriff Brian Burnett reports on March 24th, 2020 at approximately 0720 hours an employee from Selland Construction reported batteries from their heavy equipment had been stolen overnight.

A resolution in a matter of emergency declaration for COVID 19 response

A resolution in a matter of emergency declaration for COVID 19 response

This morning the Chelan County Board of Commissioners have taken the step of signing an Emergency Declaration Resolution in regards to the COVID 19 virus. Chelan County now has two confirmed cases of the COVID 19 virus in our County, and the precautionary measures put in place by the Governor and the Federal Government have impacted our community. By signing this resolution local businesses and non-profits will now have access to potential State and Federal assistance. The Chelan County Commissioners are encouraging residents to remain cautious and aware and to do everything possible to help one another during this difficult time.

Dryden, Chelan transfer stations to reduce public hours

Dryden, Chelan transfer stations to reduce public hours

UPDATED 3/26/20: Out of an abundance of caution over COVID-19, hours and services at both the Dryden and Chelan transfer stations have been reduced for the general public. Brush yards are closed to the general public at the two facilities.

Public Works closes its office to the public

Public Works closes its office to the public

Chelan County Public Works is closing public access to its main office until concerns for the spread of COVID-19 subside in the community. Read for more information about how permitting, road maintenance and solid waste will be impacted.

Backyard Fruit Tree Removal Program

Backyard Fruit Tree Removal Program

The Chelan-Douglas Horticultural Pest and Disease Department will be kicking off our free Backyard Fruit Tree Removal Program on March 9th, 2020. The program runs from March through October each year in both Chelan and Douglas Counties.

Sandbags available at county public works shops

Sandbags available at county public works shops

Sandbag materials are available for Chelan County residents at county-owned public works maintenance shops. Residents who have an immediate need for sandbags because of high runoff or snowmelt issues can call the public works maintenance district of which they reside to set up a time to fill and pick up the sandbags.

Chelan County Calendar

Upcoming events and schedules at the county!

  • 06
    May 2020
    09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

    Hearing Examiner - May 6, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    Chelan County Administrative Building
  • 05
    May 2020
    06:30 PM - 08:00 PM

    May Parenting Class - English Only

    Posted by: Superior Court Clerk

    Supporting Children Through Divorce is a four-hour educational program designed to help parents focus on the needs of their children during and after divorce and separation.

    Washington State University Extension
  • 01
    May 2020
    05:30 PM - 09:30 PM

    Cashmere Chamber of Commerce Annual Auction & Recognition Dinner

    Posted by: Chelan County Expo Center

    Cashmere Chamber of Commerce Annual Auction & Recognition Dinner

    Chelan County Expo Center
  • 30
    Apr 2020
    07:00 PM - 08:00 PM

    North Wenatchee Community Meeting

    Posted by: Chelan County Assessor

    Have questions about your assessed value? Join us to learn more…

    Chelan County Fire #1
  • 28
    Apr 2020
    07:00 PM - 08:00 PM

    Entiat Community Meeting

    Posted by: Chelan County Assessor

    Have questions about your assessed value? Join us to learn more…

    Entiat Grange Hall