Thurston County facilities are now open to the public with restrictions, including maintaining physical distancing of at least six feet at all times and, per the Washington State Secretary of Health’s face covering order wearing a cloth face covering or mask. If you come to county facilities, please be prepared for potentially long wait times or lines due to distancing guidelines. We continue to encourage residents to access county services online, by phone, by email, or through the use of drop boxes located outside of county buildings.
The availability of remote services vary by office and department.

Click here for office and department contact information
Click here for information on COVID-19

The public's ability to attend the Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) and the Board of Health's (BoH) meetings are restored as Thurston County is now in Phase 3.  Members of the public may attend any regular, special, or emergency meeting of the BoCC and BoH during this time in-person or over the phone at the number below.  The phone number below will allow the public to hear each other and the Board at the same time.  All BoCC and BoH meetings and briefings will be live streamed on the Thurston County YouTube channel as well.

Dial: 360-252-9020

Pin: 1234

Board of County Commissioners
Board of Health
Instructions for Sending Email to all 3 Commissioners (Full Board)

To send an email to the full Board with a concern, your comments for public hearings, and/or issues under consideration, click here .  This email will also reach the County Manager, Assistant County Manager, and the Commissioner’s Executive Aides.

You may also use our group email  If you would like to attach a document or photograph to your correspondence.

If you would like to send an email to an individual Commissioner, please use the links provided below their pictures. Please do not use this option if you are sending the same message to each Commissioner.

Board of Health Vice-Chair

Commissioner's Assistant
Kelli Lee
Board of Health Commissioner

Commissioner's Assistant
Robin Courts
Board of Health Chair

Commissioner's Assistant
Thomasina Cooper

​Contact Us

​Thurston County Courthouse
Building One, Room 269
2000 Lakeridge Drive SW
Olympia, WA 98502-1045
(360) 786-5440
TTY: 711 or (800) 833-6388

​Ramiro Chavez
County Manager
(360) 786-5440
Send an E-mail to Ramiro

​Katey Johnson, Office of the Board of County Commissioners Public Records Coordinator
(360) 786-5440
Make a public records request