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Kittitas (pronounced 'kit-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
The Building & Fire Safety Board of Appeals members shall be qualified by experience and training to pass on matters pertaining to building construction and who are not employees of the jurisdiction. The building official shall be an ex-officio member of and shall act as secretary to the board but shall have no vote on any matter before the Board. The Board of Appeals shall be appointed by the governing body and shall hold office at its pleasure. The Board shall render all decisions and findings in writing to the appellant with a duplicated copy to the building official. The Board of Appeals shall have no authority to interpretation of the administrative provisions of the adopted codes, nor shall the Board be empowered to waive requirements of adopted codes. Meetings are scheduled as necessary.
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.