Water line Work to Restrict Traffic on Fair Avenue

Water line work will result in traffic restrictions on Fair Avenue between Spruce Street and Beech Street on Wednesday, May 10th. Work on the project will begin at 7:00 am and last until 3:30 pm. Traffic will be limited to one lane in both directions in the project area. Due to heavy traffic volumes on … Continued

Update to May 9th Yakima Council Study Session Agenda

The Yakima City Council will hold a study session on Tuesday May 9, 2023. Items have been added to the agenda originally published last Friday. In addition to a Yakima Police Department budget presentation on the original agenda, the revised agenda includes: The revised agenda is available at NovusAGENDA The study session is open to … Continued

Project to Close Section of 64th Avenue

An asphalt grinding project will require the temporary closure of a section of 64th Avenue next Monday through Friday, May 8th – 12th. During the project, 64th Avenue will be closed between Nob Hill Boulevard and Washington Avenue 24 hours a day, May 8th through 12th. Access to homes and businesses in the project area … Continued

City to Offer Online Dog Licensing

Starting next week, the City of Yakima will offer new options for purchasing dog licenses. Effective Sunday, May 7th, residents can purchase dog licenses online without having to buy them at City Hall. The online portal is scheduled to go live on Sunday and will be available at https://www.yakimawa.gov/services/codes/dog-licensing Providing further flexibility for dog owners, … Continued

Yakima City Council May 2nd Regular Meeting Review

The Yakima City Council held a regular meeting on Tuesday, May 2nd. Action taken during the Council meeting included: Click the following to watch on-demand Y-PAC coverage of the May 2nd Council meeting – Yakima City Council (yakimawa.gov) The May 2nd Yakima City Council regular meeting airs on Yakima Public Affairs Channel (Y-PAC), Charter Spectrum … Continued

Yakima City Council Plans Budget Review Meetings

Over the next three months, the Yakima City Council will hold a series of budget review meetings at four different locations around the city. The Council is holding the meetings at different locations to make them as accessible as possible. Listed below are the dates, locations and City departments presenting during each of the meetings. … Continued

Yakima City Council May 2nd Regular Meeting Preview

The Yakima City Council will hold a regular meeting at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, May 2nd, 2023. Agenda items for the May 2nd regular meeting include: Click the following link for the entire May 2nd meeting agenda packet – NovusAGENDA The meeting will be held at Yakima City Hall, 129 N. 2nd Street and via … Continued

Fair Avenue Sewer Main Project to Continue Next Week

A project underway to extend a public sewer main will continue into next week, requiring traffic impacts on a section of Fair Avenue. Fair Avenue will be closed between Tennant Lane and Lindy Lane from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm each day, Monday through Friday, May 1st-5th. The project began this week. Drivers are reminded … Continued