The City of Richland will delay opening offices and facilities until 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 30, 2017, for an annual all-employee meeting. Richland City Hall, Administrative Annex, Development Services Building, Richland Community Center, Fire and Police Offices, Human Resources, Shops Facilities, Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants, and Horn Rapids Landfill are all affected. The Richland Public Library will open at its regularly scheduled time of 9:30 a.m.

Police, fire and emergency services personnel will continue to respond to emergency calls.

Construction Traffic Delays


For the week of March 26, 2017


Citywide, Electrical Line crews will be repairing street lights throughout the year. Sidewalks, driveways and street access may be impacted periodically.  

Citywide, Street Maintenance crews will be installing wheelchair ramps with sidewalk work in various locations.

George Washington Way, crews will be installing pedestrian crossing improvements on George Washington Way and Jadwin Avenue. 

Queensgate Drive, Keene to Columbia Park Trail, starting Monday a new pathway will be constructed on the east edge of the roadway. Street will be open to traffic in both directions with lanes shifted to the west with flaggers near the construction area. 

Battelle Boulevard, near Logston Blvd, road will be closed Wednesday mid-day for approximately 6 hours for installation of a 24 inch sewer line.   

Swift Boulevard, Jadwin Ave to Stevens Dr., Wednesday a contractor will be in the road coring expect one lane closures throughout the day.

For all projects, please drive carefully and obey all traffic control signs and flaggers. This information is updated as conditions change.