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Thurston County Washington
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On Monday, July 16 the County broke ground on a fish passage barrier removal project to replace a culvert with a pre-fabricated bridge on Hunter Point Road. This is one of five fish passage barrier projects the County will complete in 2018 as part of a comprehensive fish passage barrier removal program that has become a model across the State.
The Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, July 24, at 5:30 p.m. to accept public testimony on the Spooner Land Use Plan Map amendment and redesignation. The applicant is requesting a site-specific Comprehensive Plan Land Use Plan Map amendment to change the land use designation of 3.8 acres of a five acre property, located at 8025 Yelm Highway SE on the corner of Yelm Highway SE and Spurgeon Creek Road.
A burn ban on residential yard-waste and land clearing is in effect in Thurston County. Current weather conditions within the county have created substantial fire danger and there is a need to enact restrictions on outdoor burning. At this time, recreational fires are allowed on private residential properties and in established fire rings within official county, state or federal campgrounds.
Beginning Monday, July 16, 2018 historic preservation
organizations in Thurston County can apply for grants under the Thurston County
Heritage Grant Program Applications must be
submitted by August 31, 2018. The Board of Commissioners will award the grants in early 2019.
The Thurston County Fair is just around the corner! Continue to check back here to find the most recent news releases announcing contests, fair discount days, calls for art, work opportunities, and all that is the fair. Don't forget, the fair is August 1-5, 2018 and the annual pancake breakfast is Saturday, August 4, in the grass area outside Heritage Hall. Hope to see you all there for an "Egg-citing" time at the 2018 Thurston County Fair!!
Looking for a new career? Thurston County wants you! Check out our job openings with competitive salaries and excellent benefit packages!
The Thurston County Sheriff’s Office is looking to fill a number of positions.
Thurston County Courthouse2000 Lakeridge Drive SW, Olympia, WA 98502-1045
County Directory: (360) 754-3800
Commissioners Office: (360) 786-5440