Local Schools and Education
The City of West Richland is served by the Richland School District. RSD schools within the city include Wiley Elementary, Tapteal Elementary and Enterprise Middle School. The RSD is also constructing a new middle school that will open in West Richland in 2017 near the intersection of Keene and Belmont Blvd. Students within West Richland also attend schools in Richland: White Bluffs Elementary, Lewis and Clark Elementary, Homelink, Richland High School, Hanford High School and Delta High. Visit the Richland School District website for boundary maps.
Other local schools:
- Kennewick School District
- Pasco School District
- Columbia Basin College
- Washington State University Tri-Cities
West Richland is located within Benton County.
Mid-Columbia Library System
The city of West Richland partners with the Mid-Columbia Library System. The West Richland library branch is located at 3803 W Van Giesen Street. The library system also offers an extensive digital collection. The West Richland Branch of Mid-Columbia Libraries opened to the public in 1996. West Richland has enjoyed library services since 1957.
West Richland Chamber of Commerce
The West Richland Chamber welcomes you to enjoy our growing amenities as you visit area wineries and destination points of interest. The West Richland Chamber’s mission is “Linking Business, City and Community.” Visit their website for more information and to see the upcoming events schedule.
Port of Kennewick
The City of West Richland lies within the Port of Kennewick district. The Port of Kennewick is a very important economic development partner. The Port of Kennewick was established in 1915 and is celebrating their centennial year in 2015!
Local Media and News
- Tri-City Herald
- Tri-Cities Area Journal of Business
- FOX 11
- Northwest Public Television (NWPTV)
Social and Health Services
Government Agencies in the Region
- Benton County
- Franklin County
- City of Richland
- City of Kennewick
- City of Pasco
- City of Benton City
- City of Prosser
- State of Washington
- Benton Franklin Council of Governments
- Association of Washington Cities
- Benton Clean Air Authority
- Benton County Mosquito Control
- Port of Benton
- Port of Kennewick
- Port of Pasco
- Benton-Franklin Trends (Statistical data and information over 10 community topics including health, education, economic vitality, public safety, etc.)
- United States Area Codes
- United States Postal Service
- United States Zip Codes
- WA Dept. Fish & Wildlife