Lakewood city manager’s weekly info bulletin 5/22/2015

Topics of Interest and Updates

Lakewood Farmers Market Returns June 2

It’s back – bigger, tastier and more market-ier than ever before. The Lakewood Farmers Market returns for its fourth season beginning June 2, and it will run every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., through Sept. 15. Once again sponsored generously by St. Clare Hospital, the market will take place at Lakewood Towne Center on the plaza at Lakewood City Hall, 6000 Main Street SW. [Read more…]

Septic system care begins with property owners

Property owners can help keep their families or tenants safe — and the environment healthy — when they practice regular septic system maintenance and follow safety guidelines.“When property owners arrange timely inspections, make necessary repairs and know the basics of septic system safety, their septic systems should run safely and properly,” said Gary Porter, program manager. [Read more…]

Flag lowering on Memorial Day

Governor Inslee directs that Washington State and United States flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff on Monday, May 25, 2015, in recognition of Memorial Day. This federal holiday is in remembrance of the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces.

The Governor’s Office has no objection to agencies lowering the flags at the close of business on Friday, May 22, 2015. Flags should remain at half-staff until noon on May 25 or first thing Tuesday morning, May 26, 2015.