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Coronavirus Response in Sumner

The City of Sumner remains in contact with our public health officials and community partners. We are all working together to share information, monitor developments and assess the needs of our community as we work together to slow or stop the virus from spreading further.

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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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“Downtown Sumner…is reminiscent of the idyllic ‘Main Street’ towns found across the US and romanticized in film.”
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Loyalty Park Closure/Upgrades

Starting Monday, March 23, the Loyalty Park playground will be closed for use as we replace the playground equipment with new, inclusive equipment. All our playgrounds are accessible, which means…

SEPA Determination of Non-Significance: Sumner Zoning Code Text Amendment – Asphalt Plants

Project Name: Sumner Zoning Code Text Amendment – Asphalt Plants Permit Application No: PLN-2019-0081    Location: City-wide Description of Proposal:  SEPA environmental review for new development regulations (Zoning Code amendment) that…

Sumner’s COVID-19 Response

Links to Partners COVID Info City Facilities & Hours Meetings & Events Utilities Resources for Businesses Dining Options FAQs for Stay Home Order Transport Option Online Services Links to Partners…

Council Meeting – March 16

The Council Meeting on March 16 is proceeding with a modified agenda. All councilmembers and the Mayor will be attending by phone. For some, there are underlying conditions and for…

Sumner Heights Dr. Update

Union Pacific assessed the bump left from their work on the crossing of Sumner Heights Drive. They made some temporary patches, but the job requires further work. They are scheduling…

Link to School District

The Sumner Bonney Lake School District is a completely separate organization from the City of Sumner. We know you have many questions related to school and school services. Click here…

City Services from Home

If you’re staying home because you are sick or you’re limiting your exposure with others, there are still a lot of things you can take care of right from your…

Combined Notice of Application And Decision: Zoning Code Text Amendment – Small Cell Wireless Facilities

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Sumner Environmental Official has received a SEPA Checklist and application for the project described below and has issued a SEPA determination.  Project…


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April 8, 2020

A note from our Mayor about our connection to our partners at South Sound 911. Please take a moment to read this. It is imperative that if the need arises for you to call 911 that you answer their ... See more

April 7, 2020
Christmas Dancing to "We Need a Little Christmas" on Main Street in Sumner Washington

It is with great sadness that we heard of the passing of Petra Karr to coronavirus this morning. She didn't live in Sumner but she did so much to bring an extra spark to the community, especially ... See more

Sumner, Washington 12-12-2009 Acension Theatre Productions Presents: "We need a Little Christmas" on Main Street

April 7, 2020
Sumner Police Department

We don't know about you, but we had so much fun seeing everyone's Mug Shots on Friday! Did you take a peek at Puyallup Police Department's Mug Shots too? Now we want to challenge Bonney Lake Police ... See more

Good morning Sumner! Let’s take a break from news and facts, cause we want to see your Mug Shots! Show us a pic of your favorite coffee mug while you #StayhomeStayHealthy!

Bonus points if your ... See more

April 7, 2020
2020 Census | United States Census Bureau

With everything going on lately, you may have forgotten to fill out your 2020 Census. Did you know that the 2020 Census will inform decisions about funding for Washington’s fire departments and ... See more

Learn about the 2020 Census - how to respond, and why it matters. Shape your future. START HERE.

April 6, 2020

For those of you who aren’t usually home on a weekday, don’t be alarmed if you hear the Lahar Sirens at 12pm. This is just the monthly test of the system! First Monday of the month at noon.

April 3, 2020

Good morning Sumner! Let’s take a break from news and facts, cause we want to see your Mug Shots! Show us a pic of your favorite coffee mug while you #StayhomeStayHealthy!

Bonus points if your ... See more

April 2, 2020

A huge thank you to local business thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services for donating gloves to us. We are so thankful for a community that supports us!

April 2, 2020

Even though we are practicing social distancing and staying home to stay healthy, we are really passionate about supporting our local businesses during this time! If you have an Instagram account, ... See more

April 2, 2020

Yesterday Mayor Pugh proclaimed the week of April 12th – 18th to be Animal Care and Control Officers’ week in the City of Sumner! Even in this current pandemic, our animal control officers and ... See more

April 1, 2020
Smartsheet Forms

Please do not call 911 to report violations of Governor Inslee's "Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order. If you have observed a violation by a state licensed business or contractor, please use the ... See more

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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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