City Services

  1. Alerts

    Sign up to receive announcements of important information (e.g., warnings of natural disasters) sent to you through email or text message.

  2. Animal Control

    The Animal Control Authority was established to maintain administrative oversight of animal control services that are provided to the citizens of Kennewick, Pasco and Richland.

  3. Community

    1. Housing Assistance

    2. Passport Services

      Passports are administered by Benton County

    3. Register to Vote

      Requirements and procedures of registering to vote

    4. Volunteer Opportunities

  4. Code Enforcement

  5. Development

    1. Building Inspections

      Schedule inspections for projects with existing building permit.

    2. Development Standards

      Information for prospective developers, architects, engineers and contractors regarding general development guidelines and requirements.

    3. Municipal Code

      View the City's Municipal Code

    4. Licenses and Permits

      Learn about various licenses and permits

    5. Locate Water/Sewer Lines

      Search by parcel number or address for location of existing City utilities.

    6. Permitting

      Find a variety of useful permits, applications and forms related to conducting business in your community.

  6. Employment

  7. Engineering

    Engineering acts for the community as stewards for the planning, design, construction, inspection, operation and maintenance of the City's infrastructure.

    1. Development Requirements

    2. Bid Opportunities

    3. Small Works Rosters

  8. Fire & Ambulance

    Stay safe with fire prevention tips and learn how to contact our department to set up inspections, tours, or safety talks.

  9. Maps & GIS

    1. Mapping Portal

      View City of Kennewick maps and apps. Create your own maps using data from City of Kennewick and thousands of other sources.

    2. Download GIS Data

      View and download City of Kennewick GIS Data.

    3. Parcel Map

      Locate and view Parcel information including boundaries, easements, and utilities.

    4. Utilities Map

      Explore map of City Water, Sewer and Storm utilities.

    5. Wards & Precincts Map

      Search for an address or zoom in to view Wards and Precincts.

    6. Zoning Map

      Enter an address to find zoning information within the City of Kennewick.

    7. Standard PDF Maps

      List of PDF maps that can be viewed and printed.

  10. Online Services

    1. Business Licensing

      The City of Kennewick partners with the State of Washington Business License Service's (BLS) combined licensing program, saving you time by combining renewals and applications into one easy process.

    2. Employment

      View a listing of all city jobs currently open for recruitment.

    3. Online Permitting

      Apply, search and schedule inspections for building, development services and planning permits.

    4. Recreation

      Discover the complete information about how to register online for activities.

    5. Utility Billing

      This service allows utilities customers to check account balances, pay bills, view transaction history, and examine usage information.

    6. Search Public Records

      Search online records

    7. Code Enforcement

      Report concerns regarding general property nuisances (contained in KMC 9.48) and substandard/unfit buildings (contained in KMC 9.44) within the City of Kennewick.

    8. Report A Concern

      Report a concern regarding water, sewer, storm drain, streets, parks or traffic.

    9. Report Graffiti

      Report graffiti within the City of Kennewick

  11. Parks & Recreation

    City of Kennewick takes pride in the park and recreational facilities available for residents and visitors. Reserve a facility or sign up for local activities. Life is fun in Kennewick.

  12. Police

    The Kennewick Police Department is devoted to our community by providing excellence in police services. We are committed to you safety.

  13. Purchasing

  14. Streets & Traffic

    From street sweeping, to traffic counts and signal maintenance, our crews work hard to make the streets a beautiful and safe place to drive.

  15. Utilities

    1. Autopay & Paperless Statements

      Sign up to have your payments automatically deducted on the due date or to receive electronic statements.

    2. Pay my Water/Sewer Bill

      Pay your City water or sewer bill online

    3. Start Service

      Sign up for City water or sewer service.

    4. Stop Service

      Close your City water and sewer utility account on-line.

    5. Water & Sewer Rates

      Customer bi-monthly water and sewer rates.

    6. Water & Sewer Utility Information

      General information on the City of Kennewick's water & sewer utility.

    7. Connect to City Water/Sewer

      Information for new connections to the City's water and sewer utility.

    8. Electricity

      Electrical utilities are provided by Benton PUD

    9. Natural Gas

      Natural gas utilities are provided by Cascade Natural Gas

    10. Garbage & Recycling

      Find information about waste management in your community.

    11. Kennewick Irrigation District

    12. Columbia Irrigation District

      Columbia Irrigation District - largely serving properties east of Washington Street.