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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, October 12, 2020
Jennifer Davis, Community Planning Manager, Community Planning and Economic Development, (360) 786-5475 or email

Planning Commission to Hold Public Hearing on Capital Improvement Program
Public invited to comment on proposed update

OLYMPIA –The Thurston County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. to receive public testimony on the annual update of the county Capital Improvement Program (CIP), which is Appendix G of the Thurston County Comprehensive Plan. The CIP is updated annually to provide information on planned capital facilities projects for the coming six years.

The CIP annual update is item four on the 2020/2021 Comprehensive Plan Amendment Docket.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this public hearing will be held virtually.

What: Planning Commission Public Hearing for CPA-4, Capital Improvement Program
Time: Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. or soon thereafter
Attend Virtually: The Planning Commission will provide a link on their agenda, posted one week before the meeting, at:

Written Comments: If you are unable to attend the public hearing, you can submit written comments to Jennifer Davis, Community Planning Manager, at no later than 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 21, 2020. You can also mail or hand deliver comments to:

Thurston County Community Planning and Economic Development
Attn: Jennifer Davis, Community Planning Manager
Thurston County Courthouse, Building 1
2000 Lakeridge Dr. SW
Olympia WA, 98502 

Where to find more information
The proposal may be reviewed online at:

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