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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Christina Chaput, Sr. Planner, (360)786-5486, or email at

Public Hearing Set for Proposed Updates to the Capital Facilities Plan
The public are invited to comment on proposed updates on July 24, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

OLYMPIA – The Thurston County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. to take comments on proposed updates to Thurston County’s Comprehensive Plan Appendix G- Capital Improvement Program. 

What: Public Hearing – Proposed update to Comprehensive Plan Appendix G 
When: Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Time: 7:00 p.m. or soon thereafter
Where: Thurston County Courthouse, Building 1, Room 280, 2000 Lakeridge Drive, SW, Olympia

Appendix G of the Comprehensive Plan is the county’s Capital Improvement Program, which describes the county’s expenditures and revenues for capital facilities during the coming six-year period; it is updated annually. 

If unable to attend the public hearing, written or e-mailed comments may be submitted. Comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 24, 2019. Submit comments by email to Christina Chaput, Senior Planner for Thurston County’s Community Planning at or by phone at (360) 786-5486. 

The public may provide comments in person during the hearing or submit them, in writing, to:
Thurston County Community Planning and Economic Development Department
Attention: Christina Chaput, Senior Planner
2000 Lakeridge Dr. SW, Olympia, WA 98502. 

To learn more about the Comprehensive Plan, visit our website at and select ‘Comprehensive Plan’ under ‘Popular Topics.’ Copies of the proposed amendments and supporting documents are available at the Thurston County Community Planning and Economic Development Department, Building Development Center, 2000 Lakeridge Drive SW, Olympia, Washington 98502, or online at:

Disability Accommodations: Room 280 is equipped with an assistive listening system and is wheelchair accessible. To request disability accommodations, call the Reasonable Accommodation Coordinator at least three days prior to the meeting at 360-786-5440. Persons with speech or hearing disabilities may call via Washington Relay:  711 or 800-833-6388.


County Commissioners:

John Hutchings
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3