News Flash

Posted on: April 1, 2021

Annual Herbicide Application Notification

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Annual city-wide herbicide application for noxious weed control is slated to start on or around April 5. Application vehicles will be operating between midnight and 6:00am, Monday through Friday, through the months of April and early May. The primary focu...

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City Front Page News
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Utilities Assistance for Low Income-Qualified Families

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The  City  of  Kennewick  City  Council  authorized  the  use  of   Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding  award  to  assist &a...

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City Front Page News
Posted on: August 18, 2020

Rent and Utilities Assistance for Low Income-Qualified Families

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The Tri-Cities HOME Consortium, member Cities Kennewick, Pasco and Richland have awarded $700,000 to Benton Franklin Community Action Committee (CAC) to administer an Emergency, Short-Term, Tenant Based Rental Assistance Program helping low income-qualifi...

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City Front Page News
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Building Code Changes for February 1st

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Energy Code Changes

    New Credit Table with increased efficiencies required

    Fuel normalization credits based on chosen options

    Credits for Energy Star appliance pac...

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City Front Page News

News Flash

Posted on: October 6, 2016

Business Licensing

Business Licensing

Before applying for a business license, it is very important that you verify that your business activity meets the zoning requirements for the location you have selected if operating business from any premises within the City limits of Kennewick.

Read More... City Spotlights
Posted on: October 6, 2016

Recreation

Recreation

City of Kennewick takes pride in the park and recreational facilities available for residents and visitors. There are 34 maintained public parks and facilities spread throughout the city with 855 total acres of which about 400 is green space.

Recreation Website City Spotlights
Posted on: October 6, 2016

Kennewick Maps & GIS

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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a spatial model of City facilities & infrastructure in the “real” world. This collection of maps and data can help you visualize information. Property owners can also find parcel information, zoning, utilities, etc.

Go to Maps... City Spotlights

News Flash

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: December 8, 2020

Fire Safety for Temporary Outdoor Structures

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For a number of years, the City of Kennewick has worked in partnership with local businesses in order to ensure they are safe for employees and customers.  Although we are presently operating in unprecedented times, our interest and concern conti...

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Economic Development
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Building Code Changes for February 1st

Code Changes-01

Energy Code Changes

    New Credit Table with increased efficiencies required

    Fuel normalization credits based on chosen options

    Credits for Energy Star appliance pac...

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Economic Development

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 18, 2021

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

DEA Take Back

On Saturday, October 24, 2020 from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm state and local law enforcement agencies in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will be collecting unwanted or no longer needed controlled, non-controlled, and over the counter m...

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Additional Info... Police Department
Posted on: July 22, 2020

WASPC Accreditation

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The Kennewick Police Department is a WASPC accredited agency and has been since 2003. The purpose of law enforcement agency accreditation is to professionalize the law enforcement industry by providing a review process for agencies to be certified as oper...
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WASPC Law Enforcement Accreditation Standards Police Department
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Council Workshop Presentation

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On July 14, 2020, the Kennewick Police Department presented to city council about the department’s policy governing use of force. The workshop presentation is just over two hours in length and covers many important topics related to use of force, current ...

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Workshop Video Police Department
Posted on: February 5, 2019

KPD Pantry Patrol

KPD Pantry Patrol

The Kennewick Police Department is starting a new program today in support of the Kennewick School District. Our new program, titled "Pantry Patrol", is designed to help supplement the food pantry that the Kennewick School District maintains for...

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Police Department
Posted on: July 17, 2017

Did You Know?

Med Return Box

If you have any unwanted prescription medications, prescription patches, over the counter medications, vitamins, samples or pet medications, you can drop them off no questions asked in a secure collection box in the Kennewick Police Station lobby. &nb...

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Police Department

News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2021

Spring Activity Guide Now Available!

Spring 2021 Guide

WOW… It has been over a year since we have been able to publish an activity guide.  This Spring Activity Guide is so amazing for so many reasons...  Please take a look at our spring offerings and sign up early, we have seen a ...

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Recreation
Posted on: March 17, 2021

Hook a BIG one...

Kids Fishing Day 2021

Kids Outdoor Education presents Kids! Fishing Day.  Ages 5-14 chance to catch fish in the Columbia Park Pond! No fishing license required during event. Bait and rigging included and registered participants will receive a fishing rod and reel and ...
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Recreation