Announcements

KCCD Long Range Plan Survey

ELLENSBURG, Wash. (September 28, 2021) – The Kittitas County Conservation District is working to update the long range (5 year) plan this fall. To begin the process, a survey has been released for landowners, land managers, partners and the general public in Kittitas County. Everyone is encouraged to participate. Click here to go to the survey

Newsletters

The Kittitas County Conservation District publishes newsletters with information about projects and programs.

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Employment Opportunities

9/22/2021- District Engineer - Kittitas County Conservation District (KCCD) is seeking a licensed professional engineer or engineer in training (EIT) to fill the existing full-time position of District Engineer. This shared position provides technical services to five north central Washington conservation districts with a home base in Ellensburg. Work includes implementing natural resource conservation practices primarily on private agricultural lands. Qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and a minimum of 3 years progressive engineering design and/or construction management experience. Prefer a licensed PE, but willing to consider an EIT. Prefer experience with irrigation infrastructure and stream/river restoration practices.   Full announcement details and application instructions are available here.

Business Opportunities

Public Works Project Bid Opportunities

 

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS

 

 

KITTITAS COUNTY CONSERVATION DISTRICT

ELLENSBURG, WASHINGTON

 

CALL FOR BIDS

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed bids will be received and publicly opened and read by the Kittitas County Conservation District (hereinafter the District), 2211 W Dolarway Rd, Ste 4, Ellensburg, Washington at 12:00 P.M. (local time), Wednesday October 13, 2021 for the following:

Parke Creek RM 1.01 and 1.37 Diversion Removal Project

The improvement for which bids will be received is described below:

The Parke Creek RM 1.01 and 1.37 Diversion Removal Project will include removing two existing concrete gravity diversion check structures, placing streambed simulation material, and modifying steel irrigation pipes crossing the creek.  The District’s cost estimate for the project is $250,000 to $273,000.

Bidding Documents can be downloaded under QuestCDN Project #8036560 at www.questcdn.com for a non-refundable charge of $15. Contact QuestCDN.com at 952-233-1632 or info@questcdn.com for assistance in viewing or downloading with this digital project information. Informational copies of the Contract Documents are on file for inspection at the District office in Ellensburg, Washington, 2211 W Dolarway Rd, Ste 4, (509) 925-3352.

DATED this 22nd Day of September 2021 at Ellensburg, Washington.

Anna Lael

District Manager, Kittitas County

Conservation District

 

Pre-Bid Conference: The pre-bid conference is scheduled for Monday October 4, 2021, at 10:00AM near the Parke Creek bridge on S Ferguson Rd (1.75 miles south of S Ferguson Road and Tjossem Rd intersection, Ellensburg WA).

 

Publish:          This solicitation for bids shall be advertised in the Ellensburg Daily Record on or about September 22, 2021 and September 29, 2021.

Personal and Professional Services Request for Proposals

None at this time

Archive Announcements

KCCD Surplus Items for Auction

ELLENSBURG, Wash. (August 20, 2021) – The Kittitas County Conservation District has listed several items on Public Surplus for auction. Click here to see items available

KCCD Announces 2021 Small Project Cost Share Program

ELLENSBURG, Wash. (July 9, 2021) – The Kittitas County Conservation District is once again accepting applications for the Small Projects Cost Share Program. Applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. August 27, 2021. Applicants will be contacted to schedule a site visit after the application date and before Wednesday, September 8th. The KCCD Board of Supervisors will consider all applications at their Thursday September 9th meeting. Interested landowners are encouraged to contact the District at 509-925-3352 ext. 5 or 2211 W. Dolarway Road, Suite 4, Ellensburg.  More information here. . . .

KCCD Announces Extension to April 15 for CSP Classic Applications

ELLENSBURG, Wash. (April 2, 2021) – The Kittitas County Conservation District (KCCD) announces an extension of the deadline for Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) classic applications to April 15, 2021. KCCD will continue to accept applications from interested farmers, ranchers or landowners who are encouraged to contact the District at 509-925-3352 or 2211 W. Dolarway Road, Suite 4, Ellensburg.  More information here. . . .

KCCD Announces April 5 Due Date for CSP Applications

ELLENSBURG, Wash. (March 5, 2021) – The Kittitas County Conservation District (KCCD) announces April 5 as the deadline for Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) classic applications. KCCD is accepting applications immediately. Interested farmers, ranchers or landowners should contact the District at 509-925-3352 or 2211 W. Dolarway Road, Suite 4, Ellensburg. More information here. . . .