Chelan County News Archive

Wenatchee Heights Road project begins Aug. 10

Wenatchee Heights Road project begins Aug. 10

UPDATE 8/12/20: Project crews will work a night shift (1 p.m. to midnight) the week of Aug. 17. The temporary schedule change is so Selland Construction can install six culverts across the roadway while avoiding peak traffic times on the road.

20C07337 - Ingalls Creek Injured Hiker

20C07337 - Ingalls Creek Injured Hiker

WENATCHEE, WA - Sheriff Brian Burnett reports an injured hiker was rescued Sunday after suffering a fall while hiking in steep terrain above Ingalls Creek on Saturday afternoon. Tristan Parrish (22yoa) of Leavenworth, WA is in serious but stable condition at Central Washington Hospital.

Snow Load Memo - Updated July, 2020

Snow Load Memo - Updated July, 2020

In our ongoing efforts to improve on customer service within the Chelan County Community Development Department, back in August of 2019 we had previously provided some basic information on snow load criteria information that had been recently added to the Chelan County general GIS map that the public has access to.

2020 chip sealing program to start June 23

2020 chip sealing program to start June 23

Chelan County road crews have been busy prepping roadways scheduled for chip sealing this year. Read where you can find out if road crews will be chip sealing in your area this summer.

Solid Waste Facility Updates: April 20

Solid Waste Facility Updates: April 20

COVID-19 and the safeguards we are implementing have brought several changes to our solid waste facilities. Read our update for news on these changes in hours and usage at the county's transfer stations and drop-off brush sites.

Solid Waste Facility Updates: April 15

Solid Waste Facility Updates: April 15

We’ve made several changes to our solid waste programs during the COVID-19 outbreak. Thank you to everyone who has weathered these temporary changes with us. We look forward to the time in the near future when we can return to our normal hours. We do not have a date established for that time.

Chelan County Calendar

Upcoming events and schedules at the county!

  • 12
    Sep 2020
    09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

    September Parenting Class - English and Spanish

    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
  • 08
    Sep 2020
    06:30 PM - 08:00 PM

    Chelan County Noxious Weed Board Meeting - 3rd Quarter

    Posted by: Noxious Weed Control Board

    Chelan County Noxious Weed Board Meeting

    Noxious Weed Conference Room
  • 02
    Sep 2020
    09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

    Hearing Examiner - September 2, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    Chelan County Administrative Building
  • 26
    Aug 2020
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

    Planning Commission - August 26, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    400 Douglas Street
  • 19
    Aug 2020
    01:00 PM - 03:00 PM

    Hearing Examiner - August 19, 2020

    Posted by: Community Development

    Chelan County Administrative Building