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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, December 20, 2016
John Tennis, Thurston County Public Information at (360) 709-3073,  or tennisj@co.thurston.wa.us

County Offices Closed in Observance of Christmas, New Year’s
Holiday closures fall on Mondays

OLYMPIA Thurston County government offices will be closed on the Mondays after the actual holidays this year, because Christmas and New Years fall on the weekend.

The county's Waste and Recovery Center in Lacey will be closed on the actual Christmas Day and actual New Year's Day. Go to this pagefor more information.

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. 9-1-1 should be used for life-threatening emergencies only.

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.


County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3