Road Repairs on Yakima Avenue to Impact Traffic

A road repair project along a nine-block section of Yakima Avenue will impact traffic for most of each day from Monday, May 2nd through Thursday, May 12th. City of Yakima Streets Division crews will be crack sealing and mastic sealing the section of Yakima Avenue between 1st Street and 9th Street from 7:00 am to … Continued

Yakima City Council Meeting Preview

The Yakima City Council holds its next regular agenda business meeting on Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016. The meeting begins at 6:00 pm at Yakima City Hall. Items on the May 3rd agenda include: –   Voting on Yakima Central Plaza project –   Update on City manager search process –   Powerhouse Villas proposed development agreement –   Amending … Continued

Building Inspector Hours Adjusted to Accommodate Building Season

In order to better accommodate contractors during the busy spring and summer building seasons, City of Yakima building code inspectors have adjusted the hours they work.  Throughout the spring and summer building seasons, the City’s building code inspectors will be working from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm. “It’s a small thing for us to do … Continued

Road Repair on 5th Avenue Will Impact Traffic and Parking

No parking will be allowed along the section of 5th Avenue between Yakima Avenue and Fruitvale Boulevard while a road repair project is underway most of next week.  City of Yakima crews will be sealing cracks and making other repairs along that section of 5th Avenue from Monday, April 25th through Thursday, April 28th between … Continued

Utility Work to Close a Portion of North 16th Avenue

Utility work will result in the closure of 16th Avenue between River Road and Fruitvale Boulevard from Sunday, April 24th through Friday, April 29th.  Work on the project will take place from 7:00 pm to 5:30 am each night. Because of heavy traffic volume, drivers can expect delays in the project area.  Drivers should use … Continued

April 2016 City of Yakima Issues Brief

Click on the following link to see the April 2016 City of Yakima Issues Brief e-Newsletter – April 2016 City of Yakima Issues Brief e-Newsletter Articles in the April 2016 City of Yakima Issues Brief e-Newsletter include – Even in a Good Water Year, Everyone Can Still Help Conserve – Lunchtime Live Concert Series Returns … Continued

Application Deadline Nears For Future Land Use Map Changes

Property owners in City of Yakima have until Friday, April 29th to request a future land use designation change. The City of Yakima Planning Commission and City Council have opened up the process to allow members of the public to propose requests for consideration for review during the Comprehensive Plan 2040 Update. The City is … Continued