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Chelan County to conduct burn week of April 15 in Leavenworth

Chelan County to conduct burn week of April 15 in Leavenworth

UPDATE: Chelan County Public Works will be conducting a permitted burn at its county-owned property at the intersection of East Leavenworth and Icicle roads. The burn will happen on Tuesday, April 16.

Posted: April 11, 2019

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Seasonal road closures extended on Horselake, Burch Mountain roads

Seasonal road closures extended on Horselake, Burch Mountain roads

The Chelan County commissioners passed a resolution allowing for the extension of seasonal road closures on Burch Mountain and Horselake roads in Wenatchee, Oklahoma Gulch Road in Entiat and Mountain Home Road in Leavenworth.

Posted: March 26, 2019

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Seasonal weight restrictions now on some county roads

Seasonal weight restrictions now on some county roads

Seasonal weight restrictions are now in effect on some Chelan County roads. Due to heavy snowmelt, several county roads are being monitored for weight restrictions.

Posted: March 18, 2019

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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.

Posted: March 14, 2019

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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.

Posted: February 12, 2019

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Commissioners award contracts on two construction projects

Commissioners award contracts on two construction projects

Chelan County commissioners in January awarded construction contracts for both the High Street Drainage and the Yodelin Creek Culvert Replacement projects, which will be completed this year.

Posted: January 30, 2019

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County brooms Mission Ridge Road after reports of some tar on vehicles

County brooms Mission Ridge Road after reports of some tar on vehicles

Chelan County Public Works began brooming this week on Mission Ridge Road after receiving reports from drivers who have found a tar-like substance on their vehicles after traveling on the road. The reports come a year after the county received similar reports from the public. However, investigations this past week show the issue is less severe than last year’s event. (Posted Jan. 24, 2019)

Posted: January 24, 2019

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Winter hours start Jan. 15 at Dryden Transfer Station

Winter hours start Jan. 15 at Dryden Transfer Station

Beginning Jan. 15, the Dryden Transfer Station switches to its winter hours, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

Posted: January 08, 2019

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Scouts recycling Christmas trees on Jan. 5 in new location

Scouts recycling Christmas trees on Jan. 5 in new location

Boy Scout Troop 7 of Wenatchee will be recycling Christmas trees on Jan. 5 at the Stemilt Organic Recycling Center in Wenatchee.

Posted: December 19, 2018

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Chelan County Calendar

Upcoming events and schedules at the county!

  • 23
    Apr 2019
    09:00 AM - 08:00 PM

    Election Day

    Posted by: Chelan County Elections

    Election Day

    Please see Ballot Drop Locations
  • 24
    Apr 2019
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM

    Planning Commission Meeting - April 24, 2019

    Posted by: Community Development

    Chelan County Administrative Building
  • 24
    Apr 2019
    08:00 AM - 06:00 PM

    4-H Demonstration Day

    Posted by: Chelan County Expo Center

    This year there are two dates from which to choose a time to do your demonstration. They are July 16 and August 4. Demonstrations will be scheduled between 6 pm and 9 pm each day. They will be held at the Chelan County Fairgrounds.

    Chelan County Expo Center
  • 26
    Apr 2019
    09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Public Meeting: Public Canvassing Board Meetings

    Posted by: Chelan County Elections

    The Canvassing Board of Chelan County, pursuant to RCW 29A.60.160, will hold public meetings at the dates and times listed below. The meetings of the Canvassing Board are open, public meetings under the applicable provisions of chapter 42.30 RCW, and each meeting shall be continued until the activity for which the meeting is held has been completed.

    Chelan County Auditor’s Office
  • 27
    Apr 2019
    10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

    Two Rivers Medieval Faire

    Posted by: Chelan County Expo Center

    Go back in time to the Ireland of 1363 at the Two Rivers Medieval Faire. Watch Jousting, meet Knights & Ladies, talk to Ogres & Fairies, shop the Medieval Market, try your hand at Archery and enjoy Musicians, Dancers & Storytellers. Don't forget the Pirates! Family fun for all ages! New location and new name, formerly the Wenatchee Valley Renaissance Faire.

    Chelan County Expo Center