May 19 & 20 - Central Puget Sound And Ferry Fares Topics For State Transportation Commission Meeting

OLYMPIA – Transportation trends in the Central Puget Sound area, where 3.8 million residents make up more than half the state’s entire population, will be among the topics of discussion when the Washington State Transportation Commission meets next week in Olympia. The commission also will talk about possible changes to ferry fares and policies.

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May 21 - Thurston County Boundary Review Board Special Meeting

The Thurston County Boundary Review Board will hold a special meeting on Thursday, May 21 that will start at 6 p.m.  At the May 21 special meeting, the Boundary Review Board will hold elections for the chair and vice-chair positions, appoint a chief clerk, and discuss vacant positions on the board. The agenda also includes a briefing on proposed changes to the Rules of Procedure, though no final action on proposed changes will be taken at the May 21 meeting. Final action will be at a subsequent Boundary Review Board meeting.

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May 20 - City of Olympia Public Meeting - Log Cabin Road Reservoir Project

The City of Olympia will hold a Public Meeting to provide information about the Log Cabin Road Reservoir project. Drop in any time from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. to see the plans, ask questions, and to talk with project staff. Date:  Wednesday, May 20, 2015.  Time:  6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.  (a short presentation is at 6:30 p.m.)  Location:  McKenny Elementary School, 3250 Morse-Merryman Rd SE, Olympia.  If you require special accommodations during your attendance, please call 360.753.8485 at least one day in advance of the event. 

Thurston County’s Storm & Surface Water Advisory Board Seeks Four New Members

OLYMPIA – Thurston County’s Storm and Surface Water Advisory Board (SSWAB) is accepting applications for four new members to fill existing vacancies. Members advise the Board of County Commissioners on matters related to stormwater policies and programs such as public education and outreach, water quality and flood control improvements, environmental monitoring, stormwater pollution prevention, stormwater operations and maintenance, and the utility rates to support these work programs.

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