Posted on: September 5, 2017

Wildfire Smoke in Yakima County

During “very unhealthy” air quality conditions, it is recommended that students stay indoors and keep activity levels light during recess and P.E. It is also recommended that athletic events and practices are held indoors or canceled. ...

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Health District
Posted on: June 29, 2017

West Nile virus Public Health: Advisory Alert

A few simple actions can protect against mosquito bites. · Use an effective, EPA-registered insect repellent. 

· Cover up - wear long sleeves, long pants, and socks when outdoors. 

· Avoid mosquito prime time. Many mosquitoes bite in the e...

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Health District

Posted on: September 8, 2017

Maloy Road Closure - Effective Wednesday, September 27

Notice to Recreational Road Users

Maloy Road Closure - Effective Wednesday, September 27

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2017

Contacts:                &...

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Road Closures

Posted on: July 21, 2017

Stormwater Authority Code Update

Yakima County has updated our Stormwater Authority Code, Yakima County Code (YCC) 12.10, to come into compliance with the Department of Ecology’s Phase II Eastern Washington Municipal Stormwater Permit

For more information on the new s...

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Water Resources Division