The Ellensburg Downtown Association continues to support and advocate for our small businesses during this time. We aim to provide the most up to date business information, event information, and assistance information that we can to help our community and entrepreneurs navigate COVID-19. Please reach us by emailing [email protected] or by leaving a voicemail at (509) 962-6246.

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For activities we are hosting in support of our businesses, click HERE.

Remain Up To Date on COVID-19

For accurate, up to date information on COVID-19 globally and locally, check with the World Heath Organization and we recommend you follow the Kittitas County Public Health Department’s website and Facebook.

World Health Organization

Kittitas County Public Health Department

Kittitas County’s Official COVID-19 Resource Site

Orders and Restrictions 

Kittitas County Stay at Home Order

Governor Inslee Updates

Updated Business Information

We are keeping up to date on the changes our businesses are experiencing, whether that is closing, changing hours, or staying open for take out/delivery. If you see a correction that needs to be made, please email [email protected] for an immediate response.

Hours, closures, delivery

Resources for Community Members 

HopeSource is offering support to community members who might need grocery delivery, yard help, etc. They are also signing up volunteers to help with this program.


Anyone who is hungry and needs food is encouraged to visit the FISH Food Pantry.


Resources for Employers 

The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce offers resource information to both members and non-members, including up to date funding information and guidance.

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce

Up to date messages from the Economic Recovery Group (ERG).

Economic Recovery Group (ERG)

If your business remains open, or is planning to open soon, the CDC is a reliable resource providing you ways to ensure the safety of your customers and staff.

Center for Disease Control

Resources for Employees

If you are unemployed due to COVID-19, check HERE for specific details regarding your situation.


Central Washington University / School District 

All buildings on Central’s campus are now officially closed to the public. All in person labs and classes have been canceled for Spring Quarter. Food services for students living on campus will be available for take out only. All university-sponsored events, including Commencement ceremonies and associated activities are cancelled.

Updates on Campus

K-12 schools have been closed across Washington State through the end of the 2019-2020 school year.