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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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Red Apple Parking Closing

The City now has a purchase and sale agreement with a buyer for the site known as the Red Apple lot. We expect that agreement to close in January. For…
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City Council Meeting

Click here to watch the December 2, 2019, meeting stream live or watch the archive after the meeting.
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Holiday Events in Region

Sumner has a lot of great events coming up for the holidays, but we’re not alone. Our partners at Travel Tacoma & Mt. Rainier have put together a nice overview…
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Sumner’s Decant Facility Complete

After two years, the final piece of Sumner’s Decant Facility has been completed. What is a decant facility? It’s a covered structure, located by our Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility that…
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Traffic Avenue Road Closures Ahead

UPDATE 11/25/19: This week, there are no significant traffic impacts from the project on Traffic Avenue. There will be no work November 28-29 for Thanksgiving. However, starting December 2nd, the…
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Don’t FOG Your Drains

Fats, oils and grease, known collectively as FOG, represent the most serious enemy of our sewer lines. This includes Butter Cooking oil Salad dressing Mayonnaise Grease Gravy Sauces Food/meat scraps…

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Upcoming Events
  • February 24, 2020
    • Drop-In Resource Referrals10:00 am - 12:00 pmMeet one-on-one with the Sumner Family Center. Get connected to services such as SNAP, parenting classes and local community programs for individuals and families. Services available in Spanish. Sumner Pierce County Library
      1116 Fryar Avenue
      Sumner WA 98390
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    • Study Session6:00 pmThe Council meets to discuss upcoming policy decisions in more detail. There is no public comment and no votes are taken. City Hall
      1104 Maple Street
      Sumner WA 98390
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  • February 26, 2020
  • February 27, 2020
    • Arts Commission5:30 pmVolunteers whose mission is to improve citizens’ quality of life through art experiences. City Hall
      1104 Maple Street
      Sumner WA 9390
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  • February 29, 2020
    • Trip to Olympia Farmer's Market9:30 am - 4:00 pmJoin the Sumner Senior Center for a trip to the Olympia Farmer's Market to enjoy unique vendors, musical entertainment and more. Cost $10 15506 62nd Street Court East
      Sumner, WA 98390
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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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Sumner, WA 98390

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