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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 responsibilities of the treasurer are as follows:
In Kittitas County the county treasurer's office handles the monies for the
Kittitas County has approximately 37,715 Real Property, 3,023 Cascade Irrigation, 1,652 Personal Property,
and 1,780 State-Assessed parcels. Additionally, in 2017, the Treasurer’s Office mailed out 161 Utility
Local Improvement District statements, 3,927 Television Improvement District #1 statements, and 4 Noxious
Weed Liens letters.
The duties of the county treasurer are many and varied, each requiring the efficient and reliable handling
of public funds. With responsibilities extending beyond the scope of county operations, the county treasurer
plays a key fiduciary role in the operation of the local government.
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.