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Posted on: July 21, 2021

2020 Water Quality Report

Water Quality Report Newsflash

Our annual drinking water quality report is available and ready for you to review.

The report answers many questions.

  • Where does our drinking water come from?
  • How safe is it?
  • How does the City monitor water quality?

Safe, reliable drinking water is a basic lif...

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City Front Page News
Posted on: July 8, 2021

Update on our Permitting System Upgrade

Permit System Update-01

PERMITTING & INSPECTION SYSTEM UPDATE

The City of Kennewick will be switching to a new and improved permitting system in the coming months.  This new platform will be a much easier system to navigate, will provide more information on the statu...

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City Front Page News
Posted on: July 6, 2021

City Offices are Open to the Public

yes were open

We are happy to see our customers in person again!

Our services will continue to be available virtually 24/7. If you would like to conduct your city business online, visit our Online Services portal. 

Per the State's reopening requirements...

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City Front Page News
Posted on: March 30, 2021

Utilities Assistance for Low Income-Qualified Families

Utility Assistance CDBG-01

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

Home Consortium NewsFlash-01

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

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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

MapsGIS

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

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

Permitting System Upgrade

Permit System Update-01

PERMITTING SYSTEM

The City of Kennewick will be switching to a new and improved permitting system in August.  This new platform will be a much easier system to navigate, will provide more information on the status of your application and streamlin...

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Economic Development
Posted on: August 18, 2020

Rent and Utilities Assistance for Low Income-Qualified Families

Home Consortium NewsFlash-01

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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Economic Development

News Flash

Posted on: July 12, 2021

Permitting System Upgrade - Fire

permit photo

On July 30th, 2021, the City of Kennewick will be switching to a new and improved permitting platform. 

What this means for Fire Permit Applications & Inspections:

  • During the transition, Fire permit application forms will still be available for...
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Fire & Ambulance
Posted on: May 10, 2021

Recalled Kidde Smoke Alarms

kidde 2021 smoke alarm recall

Kidde is voluntarily recalling about 226,000 smoke alarms and combination smoke and carbon monoxide alarms over concerns that they can fail to alert users to a fire. If you need assistance in determining if your Smoke Alarm is part of this recall you can ...

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News Flash

Posted on: July 22, 2020

WASPC Accreditation

WASPC Logo

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

KPD Badge

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

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