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2020 Lodging Tax Grant Funding Opportunities Now Open »

The City of Leavenworth is inviting festival, event and hospitality organizers to submit applications for the annual Lodging Tax grant funding dollars. Along with the past program for new Festivals and Events, the City Council is instituting a new program opportunity for Tourism Hospitality and Special Projects. The Festival & Event program will include $15,000 with limits per applicant of $3,000 and the Tourism Hospitality and Special Projects program will include $30,000 with limits per applicant of $7,500. The deadline for submission this year will be December 31, 2019 and is anticipated for review and award by the City Council on February 11, 2020. Click below for the applications and scoring Criteria.

For questions, contact Chantell Steiner at chantell@cityofleavenworth.com or (509)-548-5275.

Festival & Event Grant Funding Application
Festival & Event Grant Funding Scoring Criteria

Tourism Hospitality & Special Programs Grant Funding Application
Tourism Hospitality & Special Programs Grant Funding Scoring Criteria



Autumn Leaf Festival Sep 28, 2019 – Detour & Street Closures »

The Autumn Leaf Festival is taking place this weekend in Leavenworth. There will be some street closures throughout town on Saturday, September 28th, so plan your travels accordingly:

West bound Highway 2 will be closed at Chumstick Highway from 11:30 – 2:00 PM. You may detour through town via East Leavenworth Road to Icicle Road during that time. If you do not detour, you will be forced to turn on Chumstick Highway north.

East bound Highway 2 will be closed at Icicle Road from 11:30 – 2:00 PM. You must detour through town via Icicle Road to East Leavenworth Road during that time.

Front Street will be closed during the Parade from 14th Street to Highway 2. Once the Parade is over at 2:00 PM, Front Street will reopen from 14th Street to 9th Street and remain closed from 9th Street to Hwy 2. 8th Street downtown will also be closed from Front Street to Commercial Street on Saturday and Sunday.

Check the attached map to review the parade route. All side streets throughout town will be barricaded during the parade, 11:30 – 2:00.

Great Parade folks! Stop and Watch!!


Call for Bids – WWTP Grit Removal System – Removal / Replacement »

CALL FOR BIDS

City of Leavenworth
Wastewater Treatment Plant Grit Removal System – Removal / Replacement

Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the City of Leavenworth City Clerk until 2:00 PM on August 16, 2019, at which time bids will be opened and publicly read aloud.

The detailed Bidder’s Packet and Addenda Numbers 1 – 4 may be obtained by accessing it on the City’s webpage at: www.cityofleavenworth.com, downloading it from this notice, or by contacting City Hall at (509) 548-5275.

Bid proposals may be sent by mail, or hand delivered, to the City Clerk at City of Leavenworth, City Hall, PO Box 287 / 700 Hwy 2, Leavenworth, WA  98826, prior to the opening. The envelope shall be plainly marked with “SEALED BID for the City of Leavenworth – Wastewater Treatment Plant Grit Removal System” and shall clearly indicate the name and address of the bidder. The bid opening will take place at the City of Leavenworth, City Hall, 700 Hwy 2, Leavenworth, WA  98826. Proposals received after the time fixed for opening will not be considered.

The improvements for which bid will be received are generally described below:
The work performed under this contract consists of all labor, equipment, and materials necessary to remove and dispose of the existing PISTA grit system and replace in kind (or approved alternate) as per drawings and specifications provided.

Bids must be completed on a lump sum and unit price basis as indicated on the BID PROPOSAL, and the total price shall be used for comparison of bids. The owner reserves the right to waive any informalities, minor defects, or to reject any or all bids.

If a bidder has questions regarding this Call for Bids, please contact City of Leavenworth, Herb Amick, Public Works Director at (509) 548-5275. No bidder may withdraw their bid after the hour set for the opening thereof or before award of contract, unless said award is delayed for a period of exceeding thirty (30) days.

Call for Bids – Wastewater Treatment Plant Grit Removal System – Removal / Replacement

Addendum #1

Addenda Numbers 1 – 3

Addenda Numbers 1 – 4

Published in the Daily Journal of Commerce on Monday July 29, 2019




Addendum #1: Request for Qualifications & Proposal for Architectural Services for Front Street Park »

ADDENDUM #1

ADDENDUM DATE: June 3, 2019

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATION & PROPOSAL:

Architectural Services for Front Street Park Restroom and Stairway Access

Contact: Joel Walinski, City Administrator, jwalinski@cityofleavenworth.com , (509) 548-5275

This Addendum refers to the Request for Qualification/Proposal for Architectural Services for Front Street Park Restroom and Stairway Access and a question raised during the solicitation period regarding the selection process.

The evaluation and scoring of firms providing a proposal will be based on qualifications and experience as stated in the RFQ/P. The City will not be using the Rate and Fee information in the scoring and selection process. The RFQ/P requests that the Rate and Fee information be provided with the submittal information in a separate sealed envelope. The rate and fee information will not be reviewed until after the selection process is completed.

The Proposal deadline remains unchanged at this time: 4:00 PM on June 7, 2019.

Addendum No. 1Printable copy


Now Hiring: Housekeeping Services for City Hall & Library – Part Time Position »

HOUSEKEEPING SERVICES FOR LEAVENWORTH CITY HALL & LIBRARY
PART TIME POSITION

The City of Leavenworth is now accepting applications for a part time housekeeper for the Leavenworth City Hall and Library building. This position is self-scheduled for a maximum of 12 hours per week with an hourly wage of $15.00 – 18.00/hour depending on experience. Applicants must be a minimum of 21 years old. The position will require the applicant to pass a pre-employment physical and background check. Individual must be able to work Monday and Thursday evening each week. Duties include all necessary housekeeping and cleaning tasks throughout the Leavenworth City Hall and Library building.

Job application and full job description are available at City Hall, 700 US Highway 2, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, via our website at www.cityofleavenworth.com, or by contacting us at (509) 548-5275.

Applications will be reviewed upon submittal; job will remain open until filled. The City of Leavenworth is an equal opportunity employer.


City of Leavenworth Employment Opportunity »

City of Leavenworth
Employment Opportunity

WATER PLANT/WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT UTILITY WORKER

The City of Leavenworth, an equal opportunity employer, is now accepting applications for a Water Plant / Wastewater Treatment Plant Utility Worker. The position is year-round. Compensation package includes medical, dental benefits, and PERS. Probationary pay starts at $3,585/month increasing to $4,355/month after one year and successful completion of 6-month probationary period. The individual must be able to work weekends, holidays, and required overtime.

Duties include: performing day to day operations for the water plant, performing regular and recurring operations and maintenance for the operation of the City’s Waste Treatment Plant, assist in the implementation of the Fats/Oils and Grease (FOG) control program, and assisting with cross connection field work and inspections. The tentative schedule would be four 10-hour days, Wednesday through Saturday. Individual must be available for on-call or weekend work when needed as a backup operator. Individual must be able to obtain and maintain a Department of Health Water Treatment Plant Operator Level 1 license and a Class I State Certificate or higher as a Waste Treatment Operator within 18 months of assignment to this position.

The minimum requirements for this position include a H.S. Diploma, Class B CDL, and minimum 2 years’ experience of similar work. This union covered position is conditioned on passing a pre-employment drug / alcohol screening and physical.

Job application and full job description are available at City Hall, 700 US Hwy. 2, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, via our website at www.cityofleavenworth.com, or by contacting us at (509) 548-5275.

Application deadline is 5:00 P.M. on March 25, 2019.

 


Reserved Parking Permit Pilot Program »

Reserved Parking Permit Pilot Program – Application



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