2020 Consumer Confidence Water Quality Report

The City of Selah Water Department is pleased to present to you Selah’s 2020 Annual Water Quality Report (2019 reporting year). This report is designed to inform you about the quality and services the City delivers. The City’s goal is to provide a safe and dependable supply of drinking water. We are committed to making improvements to the water quality process to protect our water resources, and ensure the quality of our water. The full report can be found on … Read More

Notice of Rescheduled Public Hearing

Application: Adoption of the City’s 2021-2026 Six Year Transportation Improvement Program.   

Project Location: City wide

Complete Application: May 4, 2020

File Number: SEPA-2020-004

Rescheduled Public Hearing: Notice is hereby given that the public hearing for the adoption of the City of Selah’s Six Year Transportation Improvement Plan originally scheduled for Tuesday, June 23, 2020, has been RESCHEDULED for June 9, 2020.  The subject hearing will commence at 5:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter as practical, the City of Selah City Council will conduct … Read More

Proclamation by the Mayor of Selah, Washington, in Regards to recent Proclamations by Governor Jay Inslee

WHEREAS, Governor Jay Inslee’s recent Proclamation No. 20-05 – known as the  “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” emergency order — and also his numerous follow-up Proclamations have caused much confusion and much worry for residents and businessowners in Selah; and

WHEREAS, a number of Selah residents and businessowners have expressed doubts as to whether the Governor’s Proclamations are constitutional, both under the federal Constitution and under the state constitution, because the Proclamations significantly infringe inalienable rights including the right to free assembly, … Read More

Notice of Environmental Review and Public Hearing

Application: On May 4, 2020, the City of Selah Community Development Department prepared a State Environmental Policy Act Checklist for the adoption of the City’s 2021-2026 Six Year Transportation Improvement Program.   

Project Location: City wide

Complete Application: May 4, 2020

File Number: SEPA-2020-004

 Approvals, Actions and Required Studies: City Council public hearing and adoption.

Environmental Review: The City of Selah is the lead agency for this proposal under the State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA). The City has reviewed the proposal for probable adverse environmental … Read More

Notice of Public Hearing for NCW Development, LLC – Hillside Estates Planned Development


DATE: April 24, 2020

TO: Applicant, and Adjoining Property Owners, SEPA Agencies

FROM: Jeff Peters, Community Development Supervisor

SUBJECT: Notice of Public Hearing for NCW Development, LLC – Hillside Estates Planned Development.

APPLICATION INFORMATION: File Numbers: PD-2020-001, PLP-2020-002, SEPA-2020-003, & TCA-2020-002

Project Description: On March 12, 2020, the City of Selah Planning Department received applications for a Planned Development, Preliminary Long Plat, and State Environmental Policy Act Checklist from NCW Development, LLC.  The developer is proposing to rezone the … Read More

Message regarding 2020 Parks & Rec Events

Over the past few weeks, Parks and Recreation Staff and City Staff have been in heavy discussion about the upcoming Hot Rods on First Street and 4th of July Celebration. After much deliberation, close monitoring of COVID-19 reports, input from colleagues, and concern for the safety of our local community, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Hot Rods on First Street. The 4th of July Celebration festival is also cancelled. However, please note, we will still have fireworks. The show … Read More

Burning Prohibited within City Limits

Burning is PROHIBITED within City limits, which includes firepits, yard waste, and other flammable materials. If you have any questions regarding this you can contact Erin Barnett, Selah’s Code Enforcement Officer, at (509) 698-7331 or erin.barnett@selahwa.gov.

SMC 3.02.070 Burning prohibited

It shall be unlawful for any person to burn any refuse, rubbish, garbage or recyclable materials or other waste matter except in compliance with all applicable ordinances, law and regulations of the city of Selah, county and state (ord. 2027 1, 2017; … Read More

Selah City Council Vacancy


The Selah City Council is currently accepting applications from interested parties to fill a current vacancy on the Selah City Council. To qualify individuals must be a registered voter who has resided within the Selah City limits for a minimum of one year, by time of appointment. Council Members should be available to attend regularly scheduled Council Meetings, which are anticipated to be held on the second and fourth Tuesday at 5:30pm each month.

All qualifying applicants must fill out the Council … Read More