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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, November 13, 2008
Olivia Terwilleger, Assistant Planner, 360-786-7372 or terwilo@co.thurston.wa.us

!!!!!!!Mineral Lands Open House WILL be Held!!!!!!!

OLYMPIA –Last minute changes mean the Thurston County Long Range Planning Division WILL hold a Public Open House on Monday, November 17, 2008 at 5:00PM.  The open house is in connection with proposed additions to the areas in the county designated as Mineral Land of Long Term Commercial Significance and the siting of asphalt plants.

The open house will begin at 5:00 PM on Monday, November 17th in room 152 of the Thurston County Courthouse.  The courthouse is located at 2000 Lakeridge Dr. SW in Olympia .

For more information on the Mineral Lands of Commercial Significance Project go online at

http://www.co.thurston.wa.us/permitting/Mineral_Lands_Task_Force/Mineral_Lands_Home.htm  or contract Olivia Terwilleger at (360) 754-3355 x5477or e-mail at terwilo@co.thurston.wa.us

County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3