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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, January 15, 2021
Meghan Porter, Public Information Supervisor, 360-490-0562, or email at meghan.porter@co.thurston.wa.us 

Thurston County to Hold Local COVID-19 Memorial Tribute
Tribute will be live-streamed January 19 at 2:30 p.m. on the county’s YouTube channel

​OLYMPIA – Thurston County will join the National Association of Counties and counties from across the nation for a National COVID-19 Memorial Tribute on Tuesday, January 19, at 2:30 p.m. 

The Board of County Commissioners will live-stream the tribute on the county's YouTube channel at: www.youtube.com/c/thurstoncountywashington

The tribute will include a moment of silence for each Thurston County resident we have lost to the COVID-19 pandemic. The commissioners will also provide remarks and lower the flag to half-staff in remembrance of those we have lost. 


County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3