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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Burn Ban upgraded to Stage 2

Monday, November 23, 2015


A Stage 2 Burn Ban has been declared by the YRCAA Air Pollution Control Officer for both the Upper and Lower Yakima County areas effective Monday November 23, 2015 at 9:45 a.m. until further notice.  This burn ban has been called due to inversion, minimal dispersion and expected poor ventilation.

PM2.5 levels are Likely to elevate in the upper county area.
PM2.5 levels are Likely to elevate in the lower county area.
Ventilation category will be poor.
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Stage 1 BURN BAN

Friday, November 20, 2015

A Stage 1 Burn Ban had been declared by the YRCAA Air Pollution Control Officer for both Upper and Lower Yakima County areas effective Friday November 20, 2015 at 10:00 AM until further notice. This Burn Ban has been declared due to inversion, minimal dispersion and expected poor ventilation.


PM2.5 Levels are likely to elevate in the Upper County area.
PM2.5 Levels are likely to elevate in the Lower County area.
Ventilation Category will be poor.
Dispersion Category will be poor.
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Public Hearing – Selah Municipal Code Chapter 10.24

Monday, November 2, 2015

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 4:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as possible, in the Council Chambers of Selah City Hall, 115 West Naches Avenue, Selah, Washington.

The purpose of the hearing is to consider comments regarding Chapter 10.24 of the Selah Municipal COde, pertaining to PLanned Developments.

Citizens attending the hearing will have the right to provide written and oral comments concerning the plan. Written comments may be sent … Read More

In Memoriam

Monday, October 19, 2015

The City of Selah is saddened to report that Council Member Allen Schmid passed away on October 9, 2015. Mr. Schmid was a long-standing member of the council, serving from 2001-2007 and 2010-2015. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family during this time. The full obituary can be viewed HERE.

The position will remain vacant until January 1, 2016, when the duly elected representative from the November election will take office.

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Sunrise Selah Meet & Greet

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 7:00am

Selah residents are invited by the City of Selah to informally meet and talk with Selah City officials. This will be a bi-weekly opportunity on Wednesdays from 7am THROUGH 9am at Nana Kate’s, on 432 East Goodlander Road in Selah.  The “Sunrise Selah Meet & Greet” will give community members the chance to ask questions, voice concerns and simply get to know the City Administrator, Mayor and City Department Heads.


Friday, December 4, 2015 - Saturday, December 5, 2015

The Selahbration will feature many things this year! On Friday night the lighted parade will go from the Jr. High to the Civic Center. Following the parade will be the Whispers of Christmas where the children of Selah can share their Christmas wishes with Santa. At the Whispers there will be reindeer games, Lego building, coloring and refreshments. On Saturday come back to the Civic Center for Breakfast with Santa and then run in the Frosty’s Freezin’ 5K. Prizes are … Read More

Selah City Council Meeting

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 4:00pm

On Tuesday at 4:00 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.

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