The Friends of the University Place Library will hold a Special Clearance Sale (Buck or a Bag) on Friday, Feb. 27 (3-6 pm) and Saturday, Feb. 28 (10 am-5 pm) at the University Place Pierce County Library (3609 Market Place W., Suite 100). Individual items $1. Fill a bag for $5.
Sunday March 8 will mark the second annual Bridal Showcase at the Environmental Services Building, 9850 64th St W in University Place. [Read more…]
The University Place City Council will hold a Regular Council Meeting on Tuesday, February 17, 2015, 6:30 p.m. in the Town Hall Meeting Room (3715 Bridgeport Way West). Download the meeting agenda here.
The Rotary Club of Tacoma Narrows meets weekly at Tower Lanes, 6323 6th Avenue, Tacoma, on Tuesdays at 7 a.m. for fellowship, breakfast, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker.
- February 17 – Stan Flemming, TNR Member, will speak to us about the role of the U.S. Army Reserve in today’s US Strategic foreign policy. [Read more…]
University Place, WA – Just before 10:00 pm Thursday, Feb. 12 West Pierce firefighters were called to a duplex fire at 5202 65th Ave W. Firefighters arrived to find heavy fire and smoke coming from the structure. They quickly entered the unit and extinguished the fire, preventing the flames from entering the other side of the duplex. The fire was declared under control at 10:47 pm. [Read more…]
From Pierce County TV: See the construction (video below) at Chambers Creek Regional Park. Pierce County is building a bigger parking lot at North Meadow, just off Grandview in University Place. It’s a popular parking spot for SoundView Trail walkers and families using Playground by The Sound. Learn more about the temporary parking lot closure and the timeline for the project. [Read more…]
Meet author Holly Black at 7 p.m. on Feb. 23 at University Place Pierce County Library. She will talk about and sign her new book, “The Darkest Part of the Forest.”
To attend the free event, visit University Place Library for a free ticket. Limit two per person, while supplies last. Books will available for purchase and signing courtesy of King’s Books. This free event is sponsored by Friends of the University Place Library. [Read more…]
The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department is looking for interested citizens to attend its winter Community Academy program. The University Place academy begins Feb. 19 and will meet each Thursday evening from 7 to 9:30 p.m. for 10 weeks. The South Hill academy begins March 18 and will meet each Wednesday evening from 7 to 9:30 p.m. for 10 weeks. [Read more…]
University Place, Wash. – This week a new digital 800 MHz radio system was put into place to allow better communications among fire departments within Pierce County. This new system will improve safety and emergency communications, and allow agencies to talk to one another without difficulty. [Read more…]
University Place Mayor Pro Tem Javier Figueroa and Pierce County Councilmember Derek Young have been elected to lead the Rainier Communications Commission, which advises local jurisdictions on telecommunications issues and televises local government programming. [Read more…]