Repaving 142nd/24th Street

What We’re Doing This spring and summer, we will be repaving 142nd/24th Street thanks to a $4.7 million grant from the National Highway Freight Program. This road work begins April 23, bringing no full closures but lane closures that will affect traffic. Starting at the Tacoma Avenue bridge and running north, 142nd will be repaved Continue Reading

TIP for Traffic

There’s no denying we have a challenge with transportation and traffic congestion. What not everyone knows is the lengthy list of projects that are being done, are underway or are on the list trying to get funding. The City Council just passed the annual updated 2019-2024 Six-Year Transportation Improvement Plan. Take a look at all Continue Reading

2018 Legislative Agenda

The Legislative Agenda is the tool through which Sumner tells legislators at the County, State and Federal levels of government how their actions affect Sumner.  This Agenda also helps other cities, the Puyallup/Sumner Chamber of Commerce, the Association of Washington Cities, Sound Transit, the Port of Tacoma and other partners understand what exactly Sumner needs Continue Reading

Virtual Open House: Manufacturing Area

The Cities of Sumner and Pacific are jointly creating a Subarea Plan for the Sumner-Pacific Manufacturing and Industrial Center (MIC), approximately 2,100 acres in the two cities with over 14,000 regional jobs. This plan will explore strategies for enhancements, improvements, and future planning. It also helps obtain designation from the Puget Sound Regional Council for Continue Reading