Welcome to the City of Selah!

Welcome to the City of Selah!

Located just North of the junction of Highway 12 and Interstate 82, in beautiful Central Washington.

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Public Works

Plowing snow, street maintenance, maintaining the parks, keeping the water and sewer lines functioning and reading meters are just a few of the vital functions handled by the Public Works Department.
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Utility Payment

Pay your bills online with the City of Selah's Utility Payment service. It's quicker and easier than writing and mailing paper checks. Have your account number listed on your bill ready in order to submit a payment.
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Parks & Recreation

The City of Selah Parks and Recreation will work with all citizens to be good stewards of our environment, and to provide safe and welcoming opportunities to play, learn, contemplate, and build community.
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UPDATE – Garbage Collection Notifications

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Released 7/15/2021:

Basin will be resuming their normal garbage pick-up hours starting Monday July 19th.  We appreciate your flexibility during our recent heat wave.  

Basin Disposal released the following statement regarding garbage collection:

Out of concern for our drivers’ safety – staring tomorrow June 30th, 2021, Basin will pick up garbage one hour earlier than normal.  Commercial pick up starts at 4:00am, residential at 5:30 am.  Basin will continue this emergency schedule for 10 days or until the heat is no longer in … Read More

Yard Sales within the City limits

Thursday, May 6, 2021

As we go into the summer months, please remember that within the City of Selah each household is limited to two (2) yard sales annually per parcel, not to exceed three (3) days in duration, and the unwanted items are not to be discarded for ‘free’ on the side of the road.

Selah Municipal Code 10.08.180 states:

Yard or garage sales are permitted as an accessory use to a dwelling provided all of the following provisions are met:

(a) Is … Read More

Notice of Civil Service Commission Meeting – time changed to 8:30am

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

There will be a special meeting of the City of Selah Civil Service Commission on Thursday July 22, 2021 at 8:30am in the Selah City Council Chambers located at 115 West Naches Ave; Selah, WA 98942. This meeting is open to the public and conforms with State requirements for the Open Public Meetings Act.

Stage 1 Burn Ban Issued July 13, 2021

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Tuesday July 13, 2021

Burn Restriction Issued

Stage 1- Burn Ban

Effective Today at 3:00 PM 

A Stage 1 burn ban has been declared by the Yakima Regional Clean Air Agency’s Air Pollution Control Officer due to a significant increase in air pollution. The burn ban applies to all outdoor and agricultural burning in Yakima County* until further notice. 

Under a Stage 1 burn ban:

• All outdoor burning is prohibited throughout Yakima County*.

• All violations of the burn ban are subject to civil penalty.

This temporary … Read More

Flag Football Registration is now OPEN!!

Monday, July 12, 2021

Flag football registration is now open. Register online, over the phone, or in person at the Civic Center. We will run a three week, six game, game season starting August 3rd. Game will be on week nights. (game dates and times are subject to change.) Practices will begin the week of July 26th.

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Flag Football Practice Begins

Monday, July 26, 2021 at 5:30pm

Flag football practice begins this week. Contact your coach for time and location.

Selah Municipal Court

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at 8:00am

Selah Municipal Court is held every Tuesday morning starting at 8:00 am, in Council Chambers, Selah City Hall, 115 West Naches Avenue. For information on court matters or jury duty, please contact the Court Clerk at (509) 698-7329.

Selah City Council Meeting

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at 5:30pm

On Tuesday at 5:30 pm, the Selah City Council will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting via Zoom. This meeting is open to the public and conforms with State requirements for the Open Public Meetings Act.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:


Or One tap mobile :

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Or Telephone:

Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):

US: +1 253 215 8782  or +1 669 900 6833  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 929 … Read More

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