The Leavenworth Parking Study page has been updated to include the Downtown Strategic Parking Management Plan Final Draft Report and Appendices. You may also view the Power Point Presentation from the August 16, 2018 Public Open House.
Public and Agency comments are now available on the Leavenworth Adventure Park Conditional Use Permit & Variance Applications page on the City’s website. (Please click the link) The page is also available from the “In the Spotlight” section on the home page.
US 97 Blewett Pass will be closed in both directions to ALL traffic from 9 PM Sunday, September 9th to 9 AM on Friday, September 14th to replace 3 culverts under the highway between MP 157.6 and MP 169.0. Two box culverts will be installed about 1.5 miles and 4.5 miles north of the summit. As part of a separate contract, a third box culvert will be installed near the Swauk Creek campground. The culvert replacements will all be done at the same time to minimize impacts to traffic and recreation. In addition to the full closure, the two projects may require intermittent weekday single lane closures throughout the month of September.
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Development Services Manager
The City of Leavenworth is seeking a dynamic self-directed individual to lead and manage the Development Services Department. The ideal candidate will have a thorough knowledge of planning principles, development procedures, and applicable statutory and case law. Primary responsibilities include oversight of all current and long-range planning activities of the City, supervision of the Assistant Planner and may include partial supervision of an Office Assistant, providing oversight and coordination of the City’s Building Inspector workflow, staff liaison to the Planning Commission, and is responsible for management and identification of departmental budget needs. This is an FLSA-exempt position that may require work in excess of 40 hours per week. A bachelor’s degree in urban, regional, or city planning and five years experience working within the planning field is required. To request an Application Packet, contact the City of Leavenworth at (509) 548-5275 or 700 US Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA 98826 or download the Application Packet from this webpage:
Applications are due by 5:00 PM on August 24, 2018. Position will remain open until filled. The City of Leavenworth is an equal opportunity employer.
US 2 Closure and Detour on Wednesday July 25 for installation of a culvert in Tumwater Canyon.
County: Chelan Hwy.: US 2 Region: North Central
Detour closure Points: MP 84.5 to 99 – Coles Corner to Leavenworth.
Culvert replacement location: MP 97.3 between the Alps and Leavenworth.
Description: Larger culvert being installed under the highway to prevent persistent shoulder washouts during high runoff events.
Work Schedule: Wednesday 7/25 ONLY 5 a.m. to 5 p.m., traffic will be detoured on Chumstick Hwy. No vehicles over 10,000 GVW and no longer than 32 feet. Local Deliveries only. Large trucks should choose an alternate route utilizing Snoqualmie and Blewett Passes.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
CITY OF LEAVENWORTH
PUBLIC INTERNET ACCESS, TELEPHONE, AND LONG DISTANCE SERVICES
The City of Leavenworth is inviting a Request for Proposal from firms interested in providing public internet access, telephone and long distance services. Interested parties shall deliver or mail copies of their Proposal as identified in the detailed request for proposal. The detailed request for proposal may be obtained by accessing it on the City’s Finance Department webpage at:
The City’s selection of a provider for these services will be made from the Proposals submitted and received at City Hall by 4:00 p.m., August 17, 2018. Questions regarding these services should be directed to Chantell Steiner, Finance Director/City Clerk, City of Leavenworth, PO Box 287, Leavenworth, WA 98826. Phone (509) 548-5275. Fax (509) 548-6429.