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Academy St. Bike Lanes

The Academy Street Bicycle Lanes project will develop an east-west bicycle corridor extending east from the Sumner Sound Transit Station…
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StoryWalk in the Park

The City of Sumner is proud to partner with the Sumner Pierce County Library to bring StoryWalk® to Rainier View…
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Seasonal Job Openings

Know someone who would love to work outdoors all summer? We’re currently recruiting 5-month Seasonal Laborers for Parks and Cemetery…

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Upcoming Events
May
12
Wed
5:30 pm Finance & Personnel Committee @ Virtual Only
Finance & Personnel Committee @ Virtual Only
May 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Finance & Personnel Committee @ Virtual Only
To Participate: Click on this link to join the Zoom meeting Or call 253-215-8782 Webinar ID: 852 2651 2749
6:30 pm Design Commission @ Virtual Only
Design Commission @ Virtual Only
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Design Commission @ Virtual Only
To Participate: Click here to join the Zoom meeting Or call in at 1-253-215-8782  Meeting ID: 830 2276 2504
May
13
Thu
4:30 pm Parks & Forestry Commission @ Virtual Only
Parks & Forestry Commission @ Virtual Only
May 13 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Parks & Forestry Commission @ Virtual Only
To Participate: Click to join the Zoom meeting Or call 253-215-8782 US Meeting ID: 445 782 2286
May
17
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Meeting @ Virtual Only
City Council Meeting @ Virtual Only
May 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
City Council Meeting @ Virtual Only
To Participate: City Hall remains closed during Governor Inslee’s “Healthy Washington – Recovery Roadmap” order, a consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic. The public is invited to attend the meeting virtually by using the ZOOM Meeting Read more…
May
19
Wed
5:00 pm Public Safety Committee @ Virtual Only
Public Safety Committee @ Virtual Only
May 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Public Safety Committee @ Virtual Only
To Participate: Click here to join the Zoom meeting Or dial 253-215-8782 US Meeting ID: 889 4344 6719
May
24
Mon
6:00 pm City Council Study Session @ Virtual Only
City Council Study Session @ Virtual Only
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
City Council Study Session @ Virtual Only
To Participate: City Hall remains closed during Governor Inslee’s “Healthy Washington – Recovery Roadmap” order, a consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic. The public is invited to attend the meeting virtually by using the ZOOM Meeting Read more…
May
26
Wed
5:00 pm Community Development Committee @ Virtual Only
Community Development Committee @ Virtual Only
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Community Development Committee @ Virtual Only
To Participate: Click here to join the Zoom Meeting. Meeting ID: 851 9772 0366 Or call 1-253-215-8782
May
27
Thu
5:30 pm Cultural Arts Commission @ Virtual Only
Cultural Arts Commission @ Virtual Only
May 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Cultural Arts Commission @ Virtual Only
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31
Mon
all-day Memorial Day
Memorial Day
May 31 all-day
All City offices are closed in observance of this holiday.
Jun
1
Tue
4:00 pm Public Works Committee @ Virtual Only
Public Works Committee @ Virtual Only
Jun 1 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Public Works Committee @ Virtual Only
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Homeless Response

What is the City of Sumner doing to respond to the complex issues around homelessness? The answer ... See more

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April 29, 2021

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April 28, 2021
Metro Animal Services

Have a need for your pet? Check out Metro Animal services public pet pantry!

Due to the amazing support of our community we have lots of pet food available in our public food ... See more

April 28, 2021

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

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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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Sumner, WA 98390

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253-863-8300

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