The following is the construction schedule for the South Tacoma Way project for the week beginning Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, according to the Lakewood Public Works Department: Expect lane closures as work continues on the east side of South Tacoma Way. Contractor will be continuing work on the waterlines and electrical systems. Additional work will occur off […]
As of Sept. 29, checked out items will no longer automatically renew. Users will receive a notice from the library when your items are coming due. Notices are sent three days in advance. You may then renew your items or turn them in. Fines do not accrue until items are overdue. You may change your library notifications at any […]
Sound Transit’s contractor Stacy Witbeck will be postponing the full road closure at the intersection of North Thorne Lane Southwest and the rail crossing until mid-October. The intersection will be closed to through traffic from 7 p.m. Friday evening until 6 a.m. Monday morning. The work will occur 24 hours per day for the duration […]
The September 23, 2016 edition of Community Connections by the Steilacoom Historical School District is online here.
LAKEWOOD, Wash. — A parent should never wonder: Is my child safe at school? But the KOMO Investigators have uncovered a shocking failure by one local school district that allowed sexually aggressive students to repeatedly target the most vulnerable kids. Read more: Clover Park Schools failed to protect vulnerable students from predators
The Pierce County Council will receive the results of a study conducted on the behavioral health systems in Pierce County, Sept. 27 at 3 p.m., at Council Chambers, 930 Tacoma Ave. S., Room 1045 in Tacoma. If you are unable to make the meeting you can view it online. The Council commissioned the Human Services […]
LAKEWOOD – Last month, Skanska construction workers and sub-contractors, working on the new Evergreen Elementary School on Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM), began a back to school supply drive for students at Tillicum Elementary. On Sept. 16, Skanska representatives delivered donated supplies and money amounting to $4,800 to Tillicum Elementary students.
TACOMA – In addition to previously-announced intersection closures this weekend at Portland Avenue, Bay Street and East 28th Street, several other lane and ramp closures are scheduled to occur in Tacoma. All closures are associated with projects building Interstate 5 HOV lanes in Tacoma.
Lakewood Republican Women invite you to join them to celebrate an evening of Glamor & Glitz. It’s our 45th. Honoring the Founding Members on October 14, 2016 at Tacoma Country & Golf Club. Enjoy Big Band & 60’s Music by D J George Hollis and Gotta Dance Productions. The event kicks off with a social hour at 5:30 p.m. Menu: Surf & Turf costs of $50. RSVP by October […]
The Pierce County Economic Development Department and the City of Lakewood Economic Development Department, with participating agencies, are hosting a free Purchasing Forum – register here – for local businesses. Learn new and existing business opportunities with government agencies.