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Funding Sumner: Preliminary Budget

The Preliminary Budget is now available for review. This is a large document with multiple funds, so you may want to use the Table of Contents buttons in the e-reader to help find the section for which you are looking. During meetings over the next few months, the City Council Read more…

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Open House

October 2, 6-8 pm Sumner Pierce County Library Join your neighbors to chat with planners, engineers and other experts to get the latest update on big projects in and around the City of Sumner. New Bridge SR410/Traffic Ave Interchange New Library Location 2019-2020 City Budget Parks & Trails Red Apple Read more…

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Town Center Plan

The Draft Town Center Plan is Ready! After hearing your ideas at meetings and workshops over the last year, City planners have developed a Draft Town Center Plan, code, and environmental documents. Description of Proposal The proposal includes adoption of a Town Center Subarea Plan Update that would alter Future Read more…

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Wastewater Facility Report

Sumner’s Regional Wastewater Facility collects waste from 15+ square miles, serves 28,700 residents, processes 860,000,000 gallons of flow annually, treats 2,800,000 pounds of solids, removes 98.2% of solids, and gives away 338 tons of biosolid to gardeners. While most people don’t, and don’t want to, think about the work of Read more…

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Back to School Safety Tips

It’s Back to School time!  That means lots of new and excited students, plus a few nervous parents, are on the streets and sidewalks, learning their new routines.  Plus the days are getting darker.  Here are a few tips to help keep everyone safe. Drivers Obey the speed limit, especially Read more…

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Sk8 Park Reopens

It’s back open! After months of repairing damage, it’s better than ever with a beautiful new paint job. Please enjoy the Sk8 Park and use it safely. Please also respect and protect this newly renovated area. Park Rules Puyallup Herald article about park’s renovation

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Bill Pay Timing

Finance staff have noticed that a few utility customers are confused about the path and timing of your bank’s online bill pay function. It is not an immediate transfer of funds: it still requires the mailing of a physical check; it’s just that the bank does it for you now. Read more…

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Cemetery Awarded Grant

The State of Washington’s Department of Archaeology & Historic Preservation awarded the Sumner Cemetery with an $18,000 grant to replace the roof on the Chapel Mausoleum. Built in 1971, this flat-roof, concrete building holds indoor and outdoor crypts, as well as glass front and bronze niches inside.  The inside chapel Read more…