Snow Removal Reminder

Public Works wants to remind you that with winter temperatures, snow and ice can be challenging for residents and the city street crews to control. If you have concerns with the plowing of your street, please call 698-7365 which is a 24 hour number.

Prior to a major snow or freezing rain event, the City will attempt to spread de-icing material on all major streets. Other priority locations include streets near schools, stop signs and hills.

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Job Opening – Lateral Police Officer Position

Lateral Police Officer Position open until filled for the Selah Police Department. Persons with a desire to work for the City of Selah’s Police Department must complete the application process to be considered. Full details and an application can be found in the Human Resources section.

Employment applications for current openings should be submitted in person and by mail to: Selah City Hall, 115 West Naches Ave, Selah, WA 98942; or emailed to: monica.lake@selahwa.gov

Job Opening – Engineering Technician


Under the general supervision and direction of assigned projects and reviews work for conformance and departmental expectations. Performs general engineering work involved in the design, review and inspections of capital and development engineering and construction projects including roads, parks, stormwater, water and wastewater systems. Provides technical assistance to the various divisions within the Public Works Department. Coordinating and completing the City’s development engineering review process, permitting municipal code review, capital facilities planning, community … Read More

Job Opening – Planning & Building Permit Specialist


Under the direction of the Community Development and Planning Supervisor.   Assists contractors, builders, engineers, architects and the public by providing information about the permit application process, accepts permit applications, calculates fees and valuation; and issues all required permits for the City of Selah Public Works Department.  Answers customer inquiries over the phone and in person about the permit application process, construction and building code regulations, project zoning and utility locations.  … Read More

Job Opening – Wastewater Treatment Plant Facility Operator


The City of Selah is seeking a full-time Wastewater Treatment Facility Operator. This position must understand all aspects of the operations, maintenance, procedures and safety of a Wastewater Treatment Facility. Waste water experience, certification or a combination of education and experience preferred but not required. Starting salary range $4,265-$5500 DOE.  For more information go to Job Description or call Eric Neumeyer 509-698-7321. Employment applications for current opening can be submitted … Read More

City of Selah Notice of Public Study Session – Consumer Input Meeting

The City of Selah has scheduled a public study session and consumer input meeting for February 9, 2021, to review the City of Selah’s, draft 2021 Water System Plan update which is required by the Washington State Department of Health, and WAC 246-290-100(8). Notice is hereby given by the City of Selah, Washington, City council will conduct the required study session – consumer input meeting on Tuesday, February 9, 2021, commencing at 3:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter via Zoom.

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Interested in serving on the Planning Commission?

The City of Selah is currently accepting applications from individuals who are interested in serving on the Planning Commission. The term serves through December 31, 2024. This is a volunteer position.  Preference will be given to applicants who live within City limits. The Planning Commission is made up of five members and currently meets at 5:30 p.m. on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month. The purpose of this Commission is to address land use issues as they come … Read More

Notice of Council Retreat Jan. 27, 2021

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the City of Selah City Council will be conducting a Council Retreat on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.  The Retreat will take place via Zoom.  The retreat is considered a special meeting pursuant to RCW 42.30.080 and, therefore notice must be provided under its provisions.  The City Council will take no formal action at the Retreat.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:


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Notice of Civil Service Meeting

There will be a special meeting of the City of Selah Civil Service Commission on Wednesday January 20, 2021 at 2:30pm 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.