Sewer Smoke Testing

This summer, the City of Sumner will be conducting tests of the sanitary sewers throughout the city.  These tests involve blowing harmless “smoke” into the sewer to find where unwanted storm water enters the sewer.  As a result, you may see “smoke” coming from roof vents, building foundations, manhole covers and various other areas.  This Continue Reading

Doing Business in Sumner

Some call us the best little town the Pacific Northwest has to offer, but don’t let our small-town charm fool you. Behind that friendly smile is an award-winning planned community, four freeway interchanges, commuter rail station and access to two major Pacific Coast ports…all waiting to serve your customers!  Give your business and employees the Continue Reading

2017 Annual Report

Priority: Long-range financial stability to provide a balance of City services Upgraded office/reception area at Sumner Cemetery Helped Cummins open state-of-the-art new facility and Amazon.com expand their facility Hired Meter Technician and transferred most residential readings to monthly for more immediate reporting on water use Conducted surveys, outreach and pop-ups in the park for feedback Continue Reading

Community Summit

Thank you to all the volunteers, presenters and attendees at the 25th Annual Community Summit on March 6. City of Sumner was proud to be a sponsor and have staff, councilmembers and Mayor Pugh involved throughout the evening, including at the break-out presentations. Congratulations to Unsung Hero Award-Winners: Carson Inglin Felicity Huko and Brenda Nov Continue Reading