Tacoma activates water-shortage response plans

Historic low river levels – combined with record-setting hot and dry weather that have significantly increased the demand for water – have led Everett, Seattle and Tacoma to implement the first stage of their water shortage response plans.

The cities are all activating their response plans as a precautionary measure and have joined together to ensure that the entire region is ready for a potential water shortage. [Read more…]

Lakewood Arts Commission vacancies

The City of Lakewood is accepting applications to fill six (6) vacancies on the Lakewood Arts Commission.

DESCRIPTION: The role of the Lakewood Arts commission is to assess needs, establish priorities and make recommendations for enrichment of the community and promotion of its cultural vitality through the arts. The Lakewood Arts Commission will do the following: [Read more…]