Public Works News

West Cashmere Bridge awarded $3 million

Posted On: June 12, 2018

The Washington State Freight Mobility Strategic Investment Board has awarded Chelan County $3 million for its West Cashmere Bridge Replacement Project. Read more ...

Work begins on Eagle Creek Road improvement project

Posted On: May 11, 2018

On May 14, crews will begin working on the Eagle Creek Road Phase II Improvement Project. The project will use full-depth reclamation, or FDR. FDR is a pavement rehabilitation technique in which the fully flexible pavement section and a portion of the underlying materials are uniformly crushed, pulverized and blended, resulting in a stabilized base course. Read more ...

Learn what county roads will be chip sealed this year

Posted On: May 07, 2018

The roads in the 2018 Preservation Program were previously identified based on a rating system that defines what state the pavement is in and what fix is required. Read more ...

Saturday collection at Leavenworth brush drop-off site to end after June 29 for summer season

Posted On: May 07, 2018

The last day for summer Saturday brush collection at the Leavenworth brush drop-off yard will be June 29. The drop-off site on East Leavenworth Road will return again to two days of operation in September. The site will remain open on Fridays throughout the summer to accommodate homeowners and businesses in the apple maggot quarantine area of western Chelan County. Read more ...

Dryden Transfer Station will not take yard waste from apple maggot quarantine area

Posted On: June 16, 2017

The Dryden Transfer Station will no longer accept plant material -- tree limbs and clippings, brush, grass, homegrown tree fruit, etc. -- from apple maggot quarantine areas, which includes much of western Chelan County. Read more ...