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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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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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Business of Sumner

“Over the years, Sumner has worked hard to meld a visionary future with its historic gems. It’s a balancing act that is no small feat but one the city has…

Music off Main Concert Series Request for Proposal

Overview The City of Sumner Arts Commission is seeking proposals for artist and musicians to perform in their 2020 Music off Main Concert Series. About the Concert Series The Music…

City Council Meeting

Watch the December 2 City Council Meeting streaming live and then archived here.

National Cat Day

It’s National Cat Day! In true cat fashion, celebrate with naps, sunshine and snuggles. Sumner’s own Metro Animal Services shelter offers tips for caring for your cat, adoption of cats…


Upcoming Events
  • 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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    • Free Tax Prep10:00 am - 5:00 pmGet help with your Federal Taxes through the Sumner Pierce County Library Sumner Pierce County Library
      1116 Fryar Avenue
      Sumner, WA 98390
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  • March 1, 2020
    • Train to Sounders Game9:48 amRide the Sound Transit train right from Sumner to CenturyLink Field to watch the Sounders play Chicago Fire with no hassles for parking or traffic. Sumner Sounder Station More details »
  • March 2, 2020
    • Lahar Siren Test12:00 pm - 12:02 pmAll lahar sirens are tested throughout the county to ensure they are properly functioning.
    • City Council Meeting6:00 pmat City Hall, Council Chambers - The City Council votes on policy decisions. The meeting is open to the public and usually includes a chance for public comment. More details »

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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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