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Staff will calculate the building permit fee for you, but if you want a general idea of the cost, see the Building Permit Fee Guide.
Property owners seeking to connect to City utilities like water or sanitary sewer should contact the Engineering Department, located in the Civic Center Annex at 321 S. Balsam, and complete a Utility Service Request form for the address. City staff will determine where City utilities are located relative to the property, inform you of all development or reimbursement charges and fees associated with connecting, and walk you through the connection process. Connection fees are based on pipe and meter sizes requested, and other factors unique to your property. For additional information, see
The short answer is this: come in to the Engineering Counter in the Civic Center Annex, 321 S. Balsam, and meet with one of our engineers. We would be happy to pull up our utility map and show you what City utility services are available near your property. For utility locates prior to a digging project, call the One-Call Utility Notification Center at 811, 1-800-424-5555, or enter your service request online.
The main station is located at 701 E. Third Ave. The Fire Chief’s Office and Fire Marshal’s Office are located at this station. The public entrance is located on the Third Avenue side of the building.
Call the department administrative coordinator at (509) 764-3848 to schedule inspections.
Tours are available Tuesday through Friday from 8:00 am through 5:00 pm at our headquarters station located at 701 E. 3rd Avenue. An appointment for the tour is necessary. Please contact the administrative assistant at (509) 764-3847 to obtain a request form.
For more information on how to use an AED, please the following website. www.heart.org/cpr
Moses Lake Intersection SafetyEnhancement Program Payment CenterPO Box 76886Cleveland, OH 44101-6500
If the vehicle was not in your Care, Custody, or Control, please follow the instructions on the back of the infraction and mail in your response.
If you would like to contest the infraction, please send in the coupon as instructed and you will be sent a Notice of Hearing for your scheduled hearing date.
If you have any other questions or concerns, please contact Teri Oliver, Moses Lake Police Dept. at (509) 764-3888.
Yes. Payments can be paid over the phone by calling our City Utility Billing Clerks at (509) 764-3715 to pay your non-traffic infraction. Redflex tickets (photo infraction), please call 1 (877) 847-2338.
Moses Lake Municipal Court is held every third Wednesday of each month at 9:00 am in the District Court Building located at 1525 E. Wheeler Rd. Please call the Municipal Court Clerk at (509) 764-3713 to verify your placement on the docket.
You can register online, or in person at the Moses Lake Museum & Art Center, 401 S. Balsam St.
Please contact the Museum at 764-3830 for the gallery application. Gallery shows are scheduled one to two years in advance and run for approximately 6-8 weeks.
Appraisers Association of Americawww.appraisersassociation.org
American Society of Appraisershttp://www.appraisers.org/
International Society of Appraiserswww.isa-appraisers.org
Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of Americahttp://www.abaa.org/
You can find out about upcoming programs by liking us on Facebook, calling the Parks and Recreation Office at (509) 764-3805, signing up on Notify Me (click on the link below the Recreation Program Brochure), or by clicking on the Current Brochure.
You can reserve a picnic shelter by visiting our online reservation system or by visiting the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services office, 411 S. Balsam St. Payment in full is due at the time of reservation.
You can make a reservation by visiting our online reservation system, calling (509) 764-3805, or by visiting the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services office at 411 S. Balsam St. Payment in full is due at the time of reservation.
The City of Moses Lake does not own or operate Connelly Park. Please contact the Moses Lake Irrigation District.
The City of Moses Lake does not own or operate the Sand Dunes. Please contact the Grant County Sheriff’s Department for more information.
Runoff carries pollutants like oil, grease and heavy metals from vehicles, chemicals and animal waste from lawns, and physical debris like soils and trash into our waterways and wetlands, compromising the health of our watershed. Urban runoff is the leading source of water pollution in Washington State.
In areas of smaller annual rainfall like the Columbia Basin, pollutant load can be even greater because pollutants have a greater time to collect and concentrate on surfaces between storm events.
Contact us at (509) 764-3951, Monday – Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. For issues after hours or on weekends/holidays, please contact MACC Dispatch at (509) 762-1160.
To minimize or prevent flood events, follow these easy three steps:• Know where the storm drains on your street are• Keep leaves and snow clear of drain grates• Call us when you observe a problem
A stormwater utility is a special assessment set up to generate funding specifically for stormwater management. Businesses and residents within the City of Moses Lake pay a stormwater fee, and the revenue collected directly supports maintenance of the existing storm drain systems, development of drainage plans, water quality programs, and funds major capital expenses. The funds pay for the ongoing and routine maintenance of the drainage system, major capital expenses for new storm sewer construction, and EPA Phase II stormwater permit requirements.
The Surf 'n Slide Water Park opens in late May and closes in early September. Check the Hours page for more specific information.
You can pick up your season pass and have your picture taken only in the Surf 'n Slide Water Park lobby. We encourage season pass holders to come on the following days when we are not open to avoid slowing down the lines. We will create passes during open hours, however we may ask for your patience if the lines are incredibly long.
Saturday, May 21st 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.Sunday, May 22nd 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.Tuesday, May 24th 4 to 7 p.m.Wednesday, May 25th 4 to 7 p.m.Thursday, May 26th 4 to 7 p.m.Friday, May 27th 2 to 8 p.m.Tuesday, May 31st 4 to 7 p.m.Wednesday, June 1st 4 to 7 p.m.Thursday, June 2nd 4 to 7 p.m.Friday, June 3rd 4 to 7 p.m.Monday, June 6th 4 to 7 p.m.Tuesday, June 7th 4 to 7 p.m.Wednesday, June 8th 4 to 7 p.m.Thursday, June 9th 4 to 7 p.m.Monday, June 13th 4 to 7 p.m.Tuesday, June 14th 4 to 7 p.m.
We accept: cash, check, Visa, Mastercard and Discover.
Yes. You can reserve the picnic shelter for $20 per hour during open hours here.
The picnic shelter is the only BBQ in the facility. You will need to provide your own charcoal, lighter fluid and match if you choose to grill. Reserving the picnic shelter does not allow anyone to skip the line on busy days, so make sure you show up early to avoid waiting in line during your reserved time. Picnic shelter rentals do not include admission into the water park.
Yes. There is an admission fee for anyone who enters the facility.
Yes. There are height and weight requirements specified by the engineers who created these attractions to ensure your safety. The height and weight requirements are as follows: Slides - 48" tall and max weight of 250 lbs, Body Boarding - 42" & Flowboarding (stand-up) - 52". There is no weight restriction for the Flowrider. Life jackets or any sort of flotation device may not be worn or used on the Flowrider or the slides. Parent/guardian permission is required for youth under the age of 18 to participate on the Flowrider in the stand-up position.
Yes. We have coin operated lockers that cost $0.25 per use.
We have towels for sale in the Surf Shop. Lifejackets available to be borrowed if available, however you're welcome to bring your own.
The concession stand is operated by Tacos Mi Casa. They have a variety of items including tacos, burritos, churros, candy, sundaes, ice cream cones, popcorn, chips, hot dogs, corn dogs, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, chicken sandwiches, chicken strip baskets, soft pretzels, nachos, fries, onion rings and more...
Anytime we're open we're available to answer the phone. Our phone is continuously ringing so we schedule one person every day to do nothing but answer the phone. If you don't get through at first, that means we're currently helping someone. Please keep calling until you're able to reach us.
No, however you can purchase a punch card in our lobby to save $1 per admission. Punch cards come have 10 punches per card and can be used by anyone of the age category of the card.
This data helps create our reports to show accurate numbers of where our guests come from as we receive grant funding for tourism. No other information is kept for this report.
Yes! You can set up to pay your utility bill automatically from a credit card, debit card or bank account. Just go to
If you are a property owner or property manager you need to complete and submit a Property Owner Utility Services Request. Valid government issued photo ID is required. If you are requesting services remotely the form will need to notarized. The original notarized form is required, no photo copies.
If you are a tenant, you will need to complete and submit a Tenant Utility Services Request (completed by tenant) and a Utility Services Waiver (completed by property owner or manager).Valid government issued photo ID is required. If you are requesting services remotely the form will need to notarized. The original notarized form is required, no photo copies. The account will not be put into your name until both forms are received by out Utility Department.