Sumner CARES Support

Sumner CARES funding is available to help Sumner residents experiencing difficulties in paying utility bills, rent or garbage bills due to the coronavirus and its effects. The City of Sumner has allocated $60,000 of its CARES Act funding for this program, in partnership with Sumner Rotary and the Sumner-Bonney Lake Read more…

Cable Call Scam

Please be alert for a new scam targeting seniors in Sumner. An alert Sumner resident shared this story from late last week. The resident, a Comcast customer, received a call from “Comcast,” asking the amount of their monthly bill and offering a 30% senior discount if they would commit to Read more…

Masks Mandated

The State of Washington requires everyone to wear a mask when in all indoor public spaces and outdoors when you can’t maintain a 6′ distance. In addition, the Governor has ordered businesses “to require and enforce the use of face coverings by all customers or visitors.” Useful Links: Washington State’s Read more…

New Helmet Law

Sumner has joined most of our neighboring jurisdictions in requiring you to wear a helmet with a neck or chin strap fastened when operating a wheeled recreational device. What are those? They include roller skates, roller blades, skateboards, scooters, bicycles, motorized foot scooters, or electric personal assistive mobility devices, whether Read more…

Cannery Way Bridge Opening

On October 9, we celebrated the Cannery Way Bridge with a small ceremony for our funding partners. There are still more details coming–like the pedestal lanterns–but on the whole, the bridge is completed. Because the former Bridge Street bridge was dedicated in 1927, we used a similar vintage Model A Read more…