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Chamber News

As of 2020, you are now able to stay informed on what the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce is doing each week by reading the weekly Chamber News posts or Press Releases below!

2020 Ellensburg Rodeo Cancellation

By Emily Masseth | July 2, 2020

2020 Ellensburg Rodeo Cancellation ELLENSBURG, WA – July 2, 2020 – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce has helped pave the way for event planners in the county before and throughout the rise of COVID-19. Event planners from Kittitas County have been meeting with the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce on a weekly basis via…

Chamber News | June 28 – July 4, 2020

By Emily Masseth | July 1, 2020

Chamber News | June 28 – July 4, 2020 Congratulations to Kittitas County for Moving into Phase 3 Congratulations on moving into Phase 3. For businesses that already have a safety plan in place, you do not need to convert your plan to the State’s Phase 3 template. Although, we encourage all businesses to review…

No Touch Thermometers Available at the Kittitas County Chamber Office

By Emily Masseth | June 29, 2020

No Touch Thermometers Available at the Kittitas County Chamber Office ELLENSBURG, WA – June 29, 2020 – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce received no touch infrared thermometers from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for businesses in Kittitas County. Having employees take their temperature regularly will help decrease the risk of the spread of…

Chamber News | June 21 – June 27, 2020

By Emily Masseth | June 23, 2020

Chamber News | June 21 – June 27, 2020 Congratulations to Kittitas County for Moving into Phase 3 Congratulations on moving into Phase 3. For businesses that already have a safety plan in place, you do not need to convert your plan to the State’s Phase 3 template. Although, we encourage all businesses to review…

Yakima County Development Association and Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Announce Enterprise Challenge Winners

By Emily Masseth | June 18, 2020

Yakima County Development Association and Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Announce Enterprise Challenge Winners ELLENSBURG, WA – June 18, 2020 – The 2020 Enterprise Challenge Winners are Jacob Castillo with Junk-Bros, a junk removal business with the first-place prize of $10,000, Wendy King with The Little Hopper, a Yakima beer tour-bus with the second-place prize…

Chamber News | June 14 – June 20, 2020

By Emily Masseth | June 16, 2020

Our Visitor Centers are Now Open If you are in need of a one-one-one appointment, Firewood Permits, Forest Passes, and/or information about Kittitas County; our Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce office and the Ellensburg and Cle Elum Visitor Centers are officially open as of Monday. Our Downtown Ellensburg Visitor Center will be opening this Saturday.…

Chamber News | June 7 – June 13, 2020

By Emily Masseth | June 10, 2020

Chamber News | June 7 – June 13, 2020 Our Visitor Centers are Now Open If you are in need of a one-one-one appointment, Firewood Permits, Forest Passes, and/or information about Kittitas County; our Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce office and the Ellensburg and Cle Elum Visitor Centers are officially open as of Monday. Our…

The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Announces the First Program at the Business Development Center

By Emily Masseth | June 10, 2020

The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Announces the First Program at the Business Development Center ELLENSBURG, WA – June 10, 2020 – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the establishment of our Business Development Center (BDC). Located at 216 North Pennsylvania Avenue in Cle Elum, this unique resource will provide counseling…

Cancellation of the 2020 Annual Pioneer Days Parade

By Emily Masseth | June 5, 2020

Cancellation of the 2020 Annual Pioneer Days Parade ELLENSBURG, WA – June 5, 2020 – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce remains committed to the health and well-being of our members and community. After much deliberation with our Board of Directors, the Kittitas County Public Health Department, the City of Cle Elum and Washington State…

Cancellation of the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce 112th Annual Awards Gala

By Emily Masseth | June 5, 2020

Cancellation of the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce 112th Annual Awards Gala ELLENSBURG, WA – June 5, 2020 – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce remains committed to the health and well-being of our members and community. After much deliberation with our Board of Directors and the Kittitas County Public Health Department, the Kittitas County…