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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Employment Opportunity — Planning and Building Department

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Planning and Building Permit Specialist — JOB DESCRIPTION

The City of Selah is hiring a Planning and Building Permit Specialist to fill an anticipated department vacancy. This position will be full-time, non-exempt, and non-represented. The salary for this position will be $3,285 monthly. All applicants must be available for an in person interview on Tuesday October 3. Here is the proposed interview schedule.

The minimum qualifications include: High School diploma or G.E.D. with specialized course work in general office practices such as … Read More

Selah Base Race and Autumn Festival Update

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Due to unhealthy air quality conditions, the Selah Base Race portion of the weekend event has been cancelled.

The Fall Festival will proceed as planned, with a kickoff at 4pm Friday September 15th at the Selah Civic Center. The celebration continues all day Saturday at Carlon Park, with appearances from local celebrities and veterans, a silent auction of materials and gifts from sponsors, great entertainment for the whole family to enjoy, and food and drinks including a beer garden.

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Notice of Council Retreat

Wednesday, August 30, 2017


The City Council for the City of Selah, Washington does hereby provide as follows:

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Selah City Council will be conducting a Council Retreat on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.  The Retreat will take place at the Yakima Convention Center, 10 North 8th Street, Yakima, Washington.  The retreat is considered a special meeting pursuant to RCW 42.30.080 and, therefore notice must be … Read More

Burn Ban Lifted

Monday, August 14, 2017

The Yakima Regional Clean Air Agency has removed the current burn ban due to improved air conditions in all of Yakima County*. Due to the current very dry conditions it is advised that anyone wishing to conduct burning operations check with your local fire districts or the Yakima County Fire Marshal for any fire safety restrictions before ignition of any outdoor fire.

* Please Note:  Restrictions may differ within the exterior boundaries of the Yakama Reservation


Thank you for your cooperation.

 Mark Edler

Yakima … Read More

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Selah City Council Meeting

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 5:30pm

On Tuesday at 5:30 pm, the Selah City Council will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting in Council Chambers, Selah City Hall, 115 West Naches Avenue. This meeting is open to the public and conforms with State requirements for the Open Public Meetings Act.

The Roundtable: Business Academy

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 7:30am

Join Selah Downtown Association for the monthly “Selah Roundtable: Business Academy” — a business education and training series for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.

The topic for the October 2017 session is “Crunching the Numbers: Business Accounting & Taxes.”

SDA’s Business Academy sessions are PERFECT for both new and aspiring business owners and current business owners interested in learning new skills. Sessions will cover a diverse array of topics relevant to the business community and those considering opening a business. Each session … Read More

2017 Cowgirl Up for a Cure

Friday, October 6, 2017 at 5:30pm

A fun night out for a great cause!  Take a well-needed break from the week with the promise of fun, retail, delicious food and of course, yummy beverages.

Tickets available at the Selah Chamber of Commerce.

216 South 1st Street, Selah

Call:  698-7303

Opportunities for vendors are still open.  Sign up today!

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