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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, November 20, 2014
Linda Robson, Thurston County Public Information at (360) 867-2097 or RobsonL@co.thurston.wa.us

County Offices Closed Nov. 27-28 for Thanksgiving
Regular curbside garbage and recycling collection on Thursday, Friday

Thurston County government will be closed on Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. All offices will re-open for regular business on Monday, December 1.

Regular curbside garbage and recycling collection will still be done in Thurston County on Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28. Customers are reminded to have their garbage and recycling bins ready by 6 a.m. The county's Waste and Recovery Center in Lacey will be closed on Thursday, November 27, and will re-open on Friday, November 28 for regular hours from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Go to 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: IT will not operate its local or express bus service on Thursday, November 27, and the customer service and business offices will be closed. Regular weekday bus service will resume on Friday, November 28, including Dial-A-Lift service. For more information, visit www.intercitytransit.com or call (360) 786-1881.



County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3