The 2017 Asian Film Fest kicks off today (Aug. 11). Here’s all you need to know about what’s playing: The event begins with box office blockbuster “Bridge on the River Kwai”, winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Musical Score.
The Lakewood City Council will hold a Study Session on Monday, Aug. 14 (7:00 PM) in the City of Lakewood’s Council Chambers (6000 Main Street SW, Lakewood, WA 98499). Access the agenda on the City’s website.
The City of Lakewood has one of the youngest and most culturally diverse populations in the South Puget Sound area and the City Council has approved a vision statement that emphasizes the importance of Lakewood’s diversity in our community’s future. To support this initiative, the Lakewood Multicultural Coalition (LMC) was created. Community members have gathered […]
The city’s lodging tax application period is open and the city is soliciting project proposals that support and encourage tourism and cultural activities in the city. Funding for the projects come from the city’s share of taxes that are collected on overnight stays at hotels and motels in city limits. The application deadline is by 5 […]
The second quarter police report was reported to the City Council at the end of July. In total there were 16,513 calls for service, 169 felony arrests, three gross misdemeanor arrests, 262 misdemeanor arrests and 158 warrant arrests for the three month period between April 1 and June 30, 2017. View the full report, including a […]
The Lakewood City Council will hold a Regular Meeting on Monday, Aug. 7 (7:00 PM) in the City of Lakewood’s Council Chambers (6000 Main Street SW, Lakewood, WA 98499). Access the agenda on the City’s website.
Lakewood PD is looking for a burglary suspect and alerting the public to keep their doors/windows locked. Patrol units responded to a report of a naked male trying to enter a home via a window this morning at 8:02 AM. The home was located in the 4400 block of 111th Street Southwest. Witnesses reported the […]
Beginning Aug. 21 and continuing through Sept 15 city maintenance and operations crews plan to patch at least 2,633 square feet of pavement that has been identified as a high need – including a number of former potholes.
Neighborhood block parties, barbecues and small parades are planned around Lakewood in celebration of National Night Out, which is Tuesday, Aug. 1.
The Lakewood City Council is currently seeking volunteers to fill vacancies on the Lakewood Arts Commission.