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Crew begins removing debris at Slide Ridge; motorists should expect minor delays

Posted On: December 06, 2017

Motorists should watch for one-lane, flagger-controlled traffic in the area of Slide Ridge on South Lakeshore Road at Lake Chelan. An excavation crew is removing debris from the area after a landslide occurred in October. Minor traffic delays are expected at times. Read more ...

Board adopts guiding plan for Flood Control Zone District

Posted On: November 22, 2017

The Board of Supervisors of the Chelan County Flood Control Zone District recently adopted its Comprehensive Flood Hazard Management Plan and Financial Policies, which will guide the future direction of the fledgling district. Read more ...

Winter brings seasonal road closures

Posted On: November 16, 2017

Oklahoma Gulch Road near Entiat is closed from milepost Highway 97 to milepost 5.76 until March 15, 2018. It is among three seasonal road closures in Chelan County. Read more ...

It's time to start thinking ahead to snow season

Posted On: October 18, 2017

During the winter months, Chelan County Public Works crews are focused on keeping roads clear of snow and ice for the safety of travelers. But there are three common misconceptions about the County’s snow removal process that seem to hit with every first snowfall. 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 ...