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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 of Sumner Planning Commission Special Meeting

THE CITY OF SUMNER PLANNING COMMISSION will hold a Special Study Session on July 30, 2020, at 6:00 pm to discuss proposed Zoning Code text amendments to SMC 18.37 related…
Scam Alert

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…
COVID-19 Cover your face

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…
Open in Sumner

Open in Sumner

For Shoppers/Customers Support your favorite local businesses! Search Instagram or Facebook with the #OpeninSumner as well as #ExperienceSumner or #WeLoveSumner to find your favorite businesses and how they’re serving you…

Policing in Sumner

As your police chief, I wanted to thank everyone who has expressed their support, concerns, and willingness to engage in open dialog in light of recent events locally and around…

Roadway Plastic Markings

REQUEST FOR BIDSSMALL PUBLIC WORKS PROJECT Bids are due by 11 AM, Thursday, July 2nd, 2020Prevailing Wages Are Required To Be Paid Please examine the enclosed sample contract documents and…


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September 24, 2020

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September 23, 2020

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September 22, 2020
East Pierce Fire & Rescue

Important information for those of you who may have seen smoke today up on the hillside and had any ... See more

Here’s what many people are seeing on the hillside above SR 410 and why they’re concerned. We ... See more

September 22, 2020

September is National Suicide Prevention Month and
#BeThe1To is the National Suicide Prevention ... See more

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.

1104 Maple Street
Sumner, WA 98390

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