Fair warning! Sumner Police will be running Click It or Ticket emphasis patrols May 14-June 3. But, meeting us is not the worst risk you have for riding or driving without a seat belt. The statistics from National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are sobering. Excuse One: “But none of my friends are using theirs…” 57% Continue Reading
Take a look at video from yesterday’s pouring of concrete on the deck of the Bridge Street bridge replacement.
Update – May 24, 2018 Businesses/Freight/Vehicular Traffic Here’s the latest paving schedule June 2: this is when we’ll repave the west side of road from 32nd Street to Tacoma Avenue bridge (green line at right), starting around 4 pm. This was scheduled for last Saturday to avoid commutes/freight times, but rain forced a reschedule. June Continue Reading
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
Reserved parking for 2nd Quarter is now on sale, including spaces in the Red Apple Lot for three months ($225). The Station Lane Lot is full. Passes will be mailed toward the end of March. Commuters who bought 6-, 9- or 12-month passes at the start of the year do not need to do anything Continue Reading
Why Update the Town Center Plan? The region is growing and people want to move to Sumner and the Puget Sound. How does Sumner plan to add more housing, a more diverse variety of housing, and keep its small-town charm at the same time? That’s the question the Town Center Plan update seeks to answer. Continue Reading
The Sumner Link Trail is now listed on the Washington Trails Association (WTA) website. This handy resource offers a Hike Finder Map, and hikers and walkers can now locate Sumner’s trail this way. And only a few days after being posted, the trail already has its first Trip Report. “Hiking Nerds” wrote the following: “This Continue Reading
Replacing the Bridge Street bridge is a big deal in Sumner. Keep track of timelines, milestones and more as we bridge the past and future together. Timeline The Bridge Street bridge replacement is on time and on budget. Here’s the schedule of what’s coming next: Remove temporary work bridge – January 2018 (in fact, it’s Continue Reading
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
Enjoy a time-lapse video of the first girder being put into place for the replacement of the Bridge Street bridge!