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“If you went looking for Main Street America, you’d be hard-pressed to find a prettier one than Sumner, Washington.”
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Modified: Mitigated Determination of Non-Significance- Sumner Ridge

Project Name: Sumner Ridge Permit Application No:  PLN-2008-00048 Location: 3800 Block of West Valley Hwy E., Sumner, WA 98390 (APN: 0420141007, 0420141001, & 0420141008). Description of Proposal:  Fill and grade…

Notice of Public Hearing: 5G Small Cell Wireless Regulations

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Sumner Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing for the project described below. Project name:  5G Small Cell Wireless regulations Location: Citywide…

Traffic Avenue Construction

There have been some changes to the Traffic Avenue construction schedule so please be aware of these updates as they are different than what we originally anticipated: Monday, August 10,…

Sumner Arts Commission Virtual Night Market

Summers in Sumner are always such a special time. Since we aren’t able to gather in person this summer, the Sumner Arts Commission has created TWO fun and VIRTUAL events…
Chalk Art 2020

Sumner Arts Commission Virtual Chalk Art Festival

Summers in Sumner are always such a special time. Since we aren’t able to gather in person this summer, the Sumner Arts Commission has created TWO fun and VIRTUAL events…

MDNS: Stewart Road

Mitigated Determination of Non-Significance Project Name: Stewart Rd Improvements and Stewart Rd Bridge Replacement Permit Application No:  PLN-2020-0036 Location:  Stewart Rd SE/8th St E from Valentine Ave SE to 140th…


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August 7, 2020
Puget Sound Auto Theft Task Force

Please be on the look out for this stolen truck out of the Sumner area

Stolen from Puyallup/Sumner area!

This 2003 Ford F350 was stolen this morning from the ... See more

August 7, 2020


Beginning Monday 8/10 there will be some sewer utility work happening ... See more

August 6, 2020

New research is rapidly emerging about the behaviors of red-light runners and about the technology ... See more

August 5, 2020
Photos from Sumner Police Department's post

Today our flag remains at half staff for the memorial service of Washington State Patrol Trooper ... See more

taking care of business

This is a place where history still matters, but dreams for tomorrow are fueled.

As easy as (rhubarb) pie.
From independent boutiques to Fortune 100 corporations, successful businesses find their home in Sumner. With three freeways, two rail lines, getting to Sumner is easy.  With an excellent school system, picture-perfect neighborhoods and quality infrastructure, leaving becomes harder.
Check out online tools to assist your potential or established business and see why, when it comes to doing business, Sumner hits the sweet spot.

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