Clover Park School District to hold community budget forum

LAKEWOOD- The public is invited to learn about Clover Park School District’s 2015-16 draft budget at a community forum on Wednesday, April 1 at 6 p.m. at the Student Services Center, room 6A, 10903 Gravelly Lake Drive Southwest in Lakewood.

The forum will feature preliminary revenues and enrollment for the 2015-16 school year.

For more information about the budget forum, call Kristy Magyar, director for financial services, at 253-583-5021.

Lakewood city manager’s weekly info bulletin 3/27/2015

Topics of Interest and Updates
Lakewood Police Department’s 2014 Annual Report

The Lakewood Police Department posted another banner year in 2014. Crime rates dropped nearly across the board compared to 2013, and the department was recognized nationally as Agency of the Year in the RISE Awards Competition by TASER International and PoliceOne.com. [Read more…]

AWSP selects Taj Jensen as Elementary Principal of the Year

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LAKEWOOD – The Association of Washington School Principals (AWSP) recently announced that Tyee Park Elementary Principal Taj Jensen has been selected as the Washington State Elementary Principal of the Year. Jensen began working in Clover Park School District (CPSD) in 2009 as principal of Tillicum Elementary School. He became the principal of Tyee Park Elementary School in July 2014. [Read more…]

Sneak peek of LASA’s new Client Services Center and housing

Have you driven down Gravelly Lake Drive recently? If so, you have seen LASA’s new Client Services Center rising from what used to be three dilapidated houses.

The Complex located at 8956 Gravelly Lake Drive, will be home to a Center dedicated to services for the prevention of homelessness for local households. There will also be 15 low income apartment units. [Read more…]