Aug 18 Port of Shelton Commission Meeting

Meeting at Port of Shelton Commission Chambers, 21 W Sanderson Way, Shelton WA 98584 on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 2:00 PM. Agenda:

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Aug 18 - Mason County Commissioners Meeting

Board Of Mason County Commissioners Meeting at the Commission Chambers – 9:00 A.M. Located at 411 North Fifth Street, Shelton Wa 98584. On Tuesday, August 18, 2015. Draft Agenda:

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520 Floating Bridge Closed Over Weekend For Inspection

SEATTLE (AP) - Both directions of the State Route 520 floating bridge that connects Seattle with the eastside over Lake Washington will be closed over the weekend for inspection.

The Washington State Department of Transportation says motorist will need to use alternate routes starting Friday at 11 p.m. until Sunday at noon.

Crews will close SR 520 and its ramps between Montlake Boulevard on the west side and 92nd Avenue Northeast on the east side.

August 14, 2015

Aug 14 - WDVA To Commemorate 70th Anniversary Of End Of World War II At Capitol

Olympia —Friday, August 14, is the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. The Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs will commemorate this historic event with a gathering at the Washington State World War II Memorial on the Capitol grounds in Olympia at 10:00 am.

Family members of Lieutenant William F. Heinen will be in attendance from Spokane to unveil his name on the Memorial, bringing the total of Washington state KIA to 5,848.

Special guest speakers Adolfo Capestany and Karl Schmidt will share the history of the State’s WWII Memorial dedicated on May 28, 1999, as well as the legacy given our state by the Washington State WWII Educational Foundation.

Secretary of State Kim Wyman will speak about how the state is continuing the preservation of the history of Washington’s ‘Greatest Generation’, and the launch of Washington Remembers Exhibit  at the SOS office on August 20.

Consul General Moon Duk-ho will be in attendance from the Republic of Korea Seattle Consulate, as an acknowledgment of the impact the end of World War II had on Korea’s restoration of independence.

The public is invited; there will be limited seating.

August 14, 2015

10:00 am

Washington State World War II Memorial

(Northeast lawn of the west campus, beside 11th Avenue)

Physical address of Capitol: 416 Sid Snyder Ave SW, Olympia WA 98504