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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, August 31, 2016
John Tennis, Thurston County Public Information, 360-709-3073 or tennisj@co.thurston.wa.us

Thurston County Offices Closed Sept. 5 for Labor Day
Regular curbside garbage and recycling collection on Monday

OLYMPIA- Thurston County government offices will be closed on Monday, September 5 in observance of Labor Day. All offices will re-open for regular business on Tuesday, September 6.

Regular curbside garbage and recycling collection will still be done in Thurston County on Monday, September 5. Customers are reminded to have their garbage and recycling bins ready for pick up by 6 a.m. The county's Waste and Recovery Center (WARC) in Lacey will also be open regular hours from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Fire and Police Emergency Services: Call 9-1-1 for emergency police, fire and medic services. Residents are urged to use 9-1-1 for life-threatening emergencies only.

  • Thurston County Sheriff Non-emergency Services: Residents of unincorporated Thurston County are urged to call the Sherriff’s Department non-emergency number at (360) 704-2740 for non-emergency issues like noise complaints.

  • County Parks Open: Burfoot Park, Frye Cove Park, Kenneydell Park and the Off-Leash Dog Park at the WARC will be open during regular park hours.

  • Intercity Transit: I. T. will operate Sunday-level service on Labor Day, Monday, September 5. For more information please visit www.intercitytransit.com or call (360) 786-1881.


County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3