Shelton School Board Opening

The Shelton School District Board of Directors invites individuals to apply for the open Director District #1 school board position. The term of the appointment runs until November 2015. To be eligible for appointment, applicants must reside within Director District #1. This includes those who reside in portions of the following voter precincts: Union, Northside, Airport, Bayshore, Capitol Hill, and Shelton Precincts 1, 2, 3, 10, 14, and 16. Those interested in serving may check boundary descriptions to verify eligibility by contacting the Mason County Elections Office at 427-9670 ext. 470. Applications are available on-line at, at the Shelton School District Administrative Services Building located at 700 S. 1st St., or by contacting Alison Nutt at 426-8231. The deadline to submit the application is July 17, 2014.

PUD1 Offices Closed 12:30PM

The Mason County PUD No. 1 Board of Commissioners will attend an employee appreciation event at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, June 27, 2014 at Potlatch State Park located on Hwy 101. The District’s main office and operations will close at 12:30 p.m. on the 27th as well. Emergency call service will be available. Customers can still make payments through the automated phone system or online through the District’s website.

Safety Explorers Information Night

Mason County Sheriff’s Office and Fire District #4 To Hold Public Safety Explorers Information Night For Students and Parents. Students interested in public safety (law enforcement, fire service, emergency medical service) careers are encouraged to attend the Mason County Public Safety Exploring Informational Meeting on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 7:00 pm at the Arcadia Fire Hall, 2970 SE Arcadia Road, Shelton.

The Public Safety Exploring Program is open to youth (male and female) ages 14 through 20 years old with an interest in learning more about careers in public safety. In affiliation with the Boy Scouts of America, the Mason County Sheriff’s Office and Fire District #4 sponsors the Explorer Post which provides youth with education, training, first-hand career experience, leadership opportunities and community service activities. The program goal is to encourage youth to become responsible citizens of the community and nation.


Northcliff Road Canyon Creek Culvert Replacement Project Construction Notice

Shelton, WA – Northcliff Road between Birch Street and Poplar Street.

Monday 6/23 to Tuesday 8/25/2014 – Replacement of the Canyon Creek culvert. The Contractor will only occupy half the street at a time; the unoccupied portion will be used for traffic flow.

During the project, Northcliff Road will be impassible for a 48 hour period at the construction site. Access to and from properties north of this location, will be via N. 13th Street. This disruption to normal traffic is planned to allow for the contractor’s quick replacement of the culvert. After the culvert is installed, the road will be open to through traffic, but may be limited to one-way traffic controlled by flagging during work hours.