Starting as early as the week of May 2, drivers can expect night time single and double-lane closures on I-5 southbound between the Mounts Road overpass and the rail bridges. The single-lane closures will occur between 8 p.m. until 5 a.m. Double-lane closures will occur between 11 p.m. and 4 a.m. Work sequence will be […]
By Cassandra de Kanter Join us on Friday evening, April 29, for our annual Classic Movie Night. Formerly known as Silent Movie Night, we have an exciting classic talkie this year – “The Maltese Falcon” starring Humphrey Bogart. Showtime is 7:00 and the price is only two bits. There will be free popcorn.
Posted to the City of DuPont’s website regarding water and lead: “Recently there has been quite a bit of attention paid to lead in drinking water supplies. This weekend, news reports indicated that up to 2,000 homes in Tacoma may be at risk for elevated levels of lead. The cause in Tacoma is most likely […]
Technology giant Intel will be shutting down its DuPont operations as part of a major restructuring and revisioning process. About 350 employees will be affected. Read more: Intel shutting down DuPont operation
The ornate lavender-colored blossom tree growing, adjacent to the grocery store at the intersection of Vernon and Veteran’s Drive in Lake City is known as “Paulownia Tomentosa” otherwise known as an “Empress Tree” Other names for this ornamental include “princess,” “Foxglove” and “Kiri.”
The City of DuPont Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a “Coffee and Conversation Senior Social” event for DuPont residents ages 50 and up. The purpose of the social is to discuss the future of senior activities, programming and events in DuPont. The event will be held on Thursday, April 28th, from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at […]
Steilacoom Historical School District invites families to attend the Exceptional Family Resource Fair for families with disabilities. This event will take place on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at the Pioneer Middle School, 1750 Bob’s Hollow Lane, DuPont, WA 98327.
There’s a new research library in the Lakewood region. This one specializes in Pacific Northwest Military History and content between 1848-1871. Historic Ft. Steilacoom’s Research Library was officially opened on April 16. Lakewood’s Deputy Mayor Jason Whalen joined fort dignitaries this past Saturday for the official “ribbon cutting”.
The City of DuPont City Council will hold a study session on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 (6 pm). See the complete agenda here.
Three Republican candidates hoping to replace the outgoing Pierce County Executive will speak at the monthly meeting of the 28th District Republican Club at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 23, at the Cloverleaf Restaurant. Club members and the public are invited to hear State Sen. Bruce Dammeier, former member of the Washington Legislature Larry Faulk, and […]