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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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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Sumner City Council has fixed Wednesday, May 24th 2017, at 3:00pm as the time to participate in the Bridge Street Bridge groundbreaking, located at…

Notice of Cancellation

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Sumner has cancelled the Monday, May 8, 2017, study session. City Clerk Michelle Converse, CMC

Notice of Application

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Sumner Environmental Official has received a SEPA Checklist and application for the project described below. Project Name: JB Hunt/Haney Truck Parking Permit…

Notice of Comprehensive Plan/Zoning Code Amendments

NOTICE CITY OF SUMNER COMPREHENSIVE PLAN/ZONING CODE AMENDMENTS THE CITY OF SUMNER is now accepting applications for amendments to the Comprehensive Plan and/or Zoning Code.  Amendments may be to any…


Description: Addition of two lanes and non-motorized facilities on Traffic Avenue overpass/bridge and reconfiguring the intersections at SR410. Proponent: City of Sumner Project Number: PLN-2017-0005 Location of Proposal: Sumner, WA…

Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Sumner City Council will be conducting a public hearing regarding the setting of water use efficiency goals in accordance with the requirements…


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July 10, 2020

Today is National Adopt a Kitten Day! Our partners at Metro Animal Services may not have any kittens available right now, but they do have some cats looking for their fur-ever homes! Are you ready to ... See more

July 9, 2020

The Sumner Police Department has released unclaimed property and evidence to for auction. Items released include, but are not limited to: cell phones, laptop, various tablets, ski ... See more

July 8, 2020

We know that this whole mask wearing thing is a newer concept for all of us. We have seen a lot of people wearing masks properly, but unfortunately we have seen some improper mask wearing as well. ... See more

July 7, 2020
Pierce County

If you are in need of a mask, you may pick one up at the Sumner-Bonney Lake Family Center. Check out Pierce County's post for all the details - they ask that you call ahead to check for availability.

If you, your family, or anyone you know is in need, several Pierce County organizations volunteered their locations as “pick-up sites” for cloth masks, free to community members. All individuals ... See more

July 6, 2020

Today at noon will be another test of the Lahar warning system. It is also a good time to take a look at your emergency supplies and evacuation route should there ever be a lahar. Don't be caught ... See more

July 4, 2020

We hope you are enjoying this Independence Day, however you are choosing to celebrate! Happy 4th everyone!

July 3, 2020

The discharge of fireworks in Sumner is ONLY allowed on July 4th from noon until midnight. Please be respectful of your neighbors (and the law) and only discharge your legal fireworks during this ... See more

July 2, 2020

City Offices will be closed Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independence Day. If you need to report a non-emergency while we are closed, please call 253-798-4721 or 800-562-9800. If you have an ... See more

July 1, 2020

You may not be able to see it, but we are all smiling underneath our masks here at Sumner PD! We would love for you all to show off your s-healthies today!

#shealthies #sumnerpd #cityofsumner ... See more

June 30, 2020

With looser restrictions during Phase 2, we are seeing more people on the roads again. Here are some summer driving tips to travel safely.

Avoid distractions: Eliminate any distractions, like ... See more

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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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