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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, December 5, 2019
Joshua Cummings, Director of Community Planning and Economic Development (CPED), (360) 754-4995, 

ADVISORY - Building Development Center (BDC) to Close Early on December 12
Staff will participate in all-staff meeting

​OLYMPIA –   The Thurston County Building and Development Center (BDC) will close at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 12, 2019. The BDC will return to regular hours, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., on Friday, December 13, 2019.  

The early closure of the BDC is to allow staff to attend an all-staff meeting.

For additional information, please contact Joshua Cummings at 360-754-4995.


County Commissioners:

John Hutchings
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3