Urban Area Comprehensive Plan Amendment Process to Open February 28th

Under the Washington State Growth Management Act, local governments in the state have to adopt, regularly amend, and periodically update an Urban Area Comprehensive Plan. The plan helps guide long-range land use policy in urban areas by establishing a community vision for effectively managing growth over a twenty-year period. Adopted by the Yakima City Council … Continued

Public Safety Neighborhood Forum – McClure Elementary School

A neighborhood forum will be held on Wednesday, February 21st beginning at 6:00 pm at McClure Elementary School gymnasium (1222 South 22nd Avenue) to provide an opportunity for community members to share their concerns about public safety issues and provide input about potential solutions. The forum has been organized by the Yakima City Council and … Continued

Yakima Yard Waste Collection Begins March 1st

Yard waste collection in the City of Yakima will begin Thursday, March 1st. The City’s Refuse Division will provide weekly yard waste pick-up from March 1st through November 30th. “Please have the green yard waste cart available by 6:00 a.m. on the curb or alley on the day of scheduled pick-up,” said Refuse and Recycling … Continued