Submitted by Washington State House Republican Communications The Senate Majority Coalition Caucus (SMCC) and House Democrats have each included funding for the Lakewood Community Policing Program in their proposed operating budgets for the 2017-19 biennium. Rep. Dick Muri, R-Steilacoom, submitted the community proposal for funding consideration and was part of a group of lawmakers instrumental […]
The DuPont City Council will hold a Regular Council Meeting on March 28, 2017 (7:00 P.M.) in the City of DuPont’s Council Chambers (1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA 98327.) Access the agenda on the City’s website.
Submitted by Majority Coalition Caucus of the Washington State Senate The Sound Transit board passed a motion today to authorize its CEO “to continue communications and engagement with the State Legislature” in order to “pursue options to address public concerns” about its inflated car tab tax calculation method. Sens. Steve O’Ban and Dino Rossi […]
The Pierce County Council will begin review and discussion of the proposed 2017 supplemental budget.
Sophie Martin, a student at Charles Wright Academy, served as a page this week in the Washington State House of Representatives.
The Lakewood City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Monday, March 28, 2017 (7:00 P.M.) in the City of Lakewood’s Mount Rainier Conference Room (6000 Main Street SW, Lakewood, WA 98499.) Access the agenda on the City’s website.
Drivers be ware, construction begins Monday (March 27) on 108th Street from Main Street to Bridgeport Way to make improvements, including adding curb and gutters and sidewalks to improve pedestrian safety. The road will be open during this work.
Washington’s economy added 6,100 jobs in February and the state unemployment rate fell from 5.1 to 4.9 percent – the lowest report since March 2008, according to the state Employment Security Department.
If you’ve driven around the city you’ve probably asked yourself “What’s up with all the potholes?” (We’re looking at you Gravelly Lake and Lakewood drives). The answer: The weather.
The newly-released Washington State Senate operating budget contains funding for several Pierce County priorities.