Public Works

This information is provided as a courtesy, actual documents are on file at the Columbia County Public Works office.

Public Notice

The Columbia County Commissioners invite Columbia County residents to, with approved permit, collect woody debris to be used as fire wood for personal use from the County yard at 120 Eager Road. Fill out the Woody Debris Access Permit and return to 415 N. Guernsey Ave., 7am-4pm, M-Th, or e-mail (If you do not have access to a printer or e-mail, you may get hard copies at 415 N. Guernsey Ave.) A complete, approved permit is required to be on person for access to the site; you will not be granted access if you do not have a permit with you. The site will be open to County residents on Saturdays from 8am-4pm, with access beginning on March 27 and running through June 5 (closed on May 29). Depending on availability of attendants, the site may be open or closed more often, so please call the Public Works office at 509.382.2534 from 7am-4pm, M-Th, to confirm accessibility.

Public Works Fee Schedule

2021 Public Works Fee Schedule (PDF)

Small Works & Vendor Roster Information

To be added to our Small Works & Vendor Roster please complete the form at the link below and return to the Public Works Department. Please note: All small works contractors must be aware of Washington State prevailing wage laws.

Small Works & Vendor Roster Application (PDF)
Small Works & Vendor Roster Application Part 2-Required (PDF)
Consultant Roster Request for Statement of Qualifications (PDF)


Right-of-Way Access Conditions (PDF)
Approach Design Standards (PDF)
Approach Permit (PDF)
Addressing Permit (PDF)
Address Sign Specifications (PDF)
Special Vehicle Permit (PDF)
Utility Permit (PDF)

Columbia County Public Works Organizational Chart

Columbia County Public Works Organizational Chart (PDF)