Local Services


Here you will find a few helpful links... 



City

Columbia Basin Hospital

www.columbiabasin hosptial.org
Ephrata's Hospital

Ephrata Chamber of Commerce

www.ephratawachamber.com/
Dedicated to the promotion of Ephrata and its businesses.

Ephrata Food Bank

509-754-5772
Feeding Ephrata’s citizens with dedication.



County

Grant County
www.grantcountywa.gov
Providing the public safe, reliable, resource effective local government services with integrity.

Grant County Economic Development Council

www.grantedc.com
The EDC is a private nonprofit corporation that represents its members in matters related to improving the local economy.

Grant County PUD

www.gcpud.org/
Grant County's consumer-owned utility provider.

Grant County Trends

www.grantcountytrends.org
Find out details about our area thanks to a study by Eastern Washington University's Institute for Public Policy and Economic Analysis.
 
Multi Agency Communication Center
www.macc911.org/
MACC is civilian-staffed, and dispatches emergency calls for fire, law enforcement, and emergency medical service providers in Grant County, Washington.  



State

Department of Fish and Wildlife

http://wdfw.wa.gov/
Serving Washington's citizens by protecting, restoring, and enhancing fish and wildlife and their habitats while providing sustainable fish and wildlife-related recreational and commercial opportunities.
 
Department of Natural Resources
www.dnr.wa.gov/
Managing more than 5 million acres of publicly owned Washington State lands - forests, farms, commercial properties, and underwater lands - all of which are managed to provide benefits to you by our department.

State of Washington

www.access.wa.gov
Locate Washington State Government information and services available on the web.

Washington State Department of Agriculture

http://agr.wa.gov/
WSDA serves the people of Washington State by supporting the agricultural community and promoting consumer and environmental protection.

Washington State Patrol

www.wsp.wa.gov/
One of the premier law enforcement organizations in the nation.

Washington State Tourism

www.experiencewa.com
The official website of Washington State Tourism with maps, history, and tourist attractions.



Federal

Bureau of Reclamation

www.usbr.gov/
Today, we are the largest wholesaler of water in the country. USBR supplies Grant County with irrigation and hydroelectric power.

Victim Notification Program - criminal aliens

https://vinelink.dhs.gov
The Department of Homeland Security Victim Information Notification Exchange allows eligible victims and witnesses to obtain information regarding a criminal alien's release from custody. To receive notification of a criminal alien's release from custody victims and witnesses are required to register with VINElink.



Transportation

Grant County Transit Authority

www.gta-ride.com/
Grant County's public transit system with 17 routes traveling to Moses Lake, Warden, Ephrata, Wilson Creek, Mattawa, George, Quincy, Desert Aire, Coulee City, Electric City, Stratford, Royal City, and Grand Coulee Dam.



Education

Ephrata School District

www.ephrataschools.org/
Preparing ALL students for the living, learning, and working requirements of the 21st Century.

Big Bend Community College

www.bigbend.edu/
BBCC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges.  Its transfer credits are normally accepted by other accredited colleges.



Local Animal Rescues

www.ephrata.org/police/animalresources
See a full list of local animal rescue organizations on the Police Department page under Animal Control



Charitable Organizations

Paul Lauzier Foundation

www.lauzier.org/
The Paul Lauzier Charitable Foundation makes annual gifts to various religious, educational, charitable and community causes.

Columbia Basin Foundation
www.columbiabasinfoundation.org
Improving the quality of life and shaping the future of the Columbia Basin through philanthropy.