Around Town

Reserved Parking on Sale

Reserved parking is now on sale, including spaces in the Red Apple Lot for three months ($225) or six months ($450).  The Station Lane Lot is full.  Passes will be mailed toward the end of June.  Commuters who already bought 9- or 12-month passes at the start of the year Read more…

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Featured

24th Street Detour

Here’s the latest paving schedule June 12 through Mid-July (estimated): we are replacing the pavement on 24th Street between the interchange and the UP railroad tracks with concrete. This is more durable and will last double the time of asphalt, meaning we won’t have to do this again for a Read more…

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Transportation

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. Read more…

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Around Town

Town Center Plan

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 Read more…

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Around Town

Sumner Trail Now on WTA Site

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 Read more…

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Around Town

Bridge Replacement Project

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 – Read more…

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City Council

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 Read more…

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Around Town

Launching Girders

The bridge project took a huge step forward with the placement of three girders.  The “bridge” you’ve been seeing across the White River is actually a temporary bridge. Giant girders were trucked into Sumner from the Port of Tacoma and in the middle of the night were put into place Read more…

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Around Town

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 Read more…

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