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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Meghan Porter, Public Information Supervisor, (360)867-2097, or email at Meghan.porter@co.thurston.wa.us 

County Offices Closed on Monday, May 28, for Memorial Day
Regular curbside garbage and recycling collection on Monday

OLYMPIA – Thurston County government offices will be closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day. All offices will re-open for regular business on Tuesday, May 29. 

Regular curbside garbage and recycling collection will still be done in Thurston County on Monday. The county’s Waste and Recovery Center (WARC) off of Hogum Bay Road will also be open regular hours from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., but gates close at 4:45 p.m. Visit www.ThurstonSolidWaste.org for 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. 
  • Intercity Transit: Intercity Transit (I.T.) operates Sunday-level service. Customer Service at the Olympia Transit Center will be open 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the holiday. The I.T. administrative offices are closed on the holiday. For more information please visit www.intercitytransit.com or call Customer Service at 360-786-1881.

County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3