Public Works News

Give Snowplows Room to Groom

Posted On: February 12, 2019

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. Read more ...

Commissioners award contracts on two construction projects

Posted On: January 30, 2019

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. Read more ...

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

Posted On: January 24, 2019

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) Read more ...

Winter hours start Jan. 15 at Dryden Transfer Station

Posted On: January 08, 2019

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

County to build year-round facility for collecting household hazardous wastes

Posted On: October 23, 2018

Chelan County commissioners have awarded a $1.1 million contract to a Moses Lake company for the construction of a facility that will allow residents to safely dispose of common household chemicals on a year-round basis. The facility should be completed in summer 2019. Read more ...