Major Construction Over Snoqualmie Pass Starting April

HYAK – If Mother Nature is true to her promise and starts producing spring like weather, construction is scheduled to return to Interstate 90 east of Snoqualmie in early April. Drivers need to start planning their trips now in order to avoid major construction-related delays.

Starting April 12, I-90 will be reduced to a single lane in each direction for two weeks, including weekends, in order for the Washington State Department of Transportation and the contractor to build detours in preparation for the 2014 construction season. Crews will also remove the 64-year-old snowshed.


MC LTAC Member Needed

Mason County is seeking individuals to serve on the Mason County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee. The Committee consists of at least five members and is appointed by the Board of Mason County Commissioners. The committee shall include at least two representatives of businesses that are required to collect lodging tax (generators) and at least two members who are persons involved in activities that are authorized to be funded by lodging tax revenue (spenders). The number of generator members on the committee shall equal the number of spender members, with a County Commissioner serving as Chair of the committee.


May Is National Historic Preservation Month

The Mason County Commissioners and the Mason County Historic Preservation Commission are pleased to announce that Mason County will be celebrating National Historic Preservation Month in May 2014. Read Press Release HERE.

New CMO For Shelton's Olympic Panel & Veneer

Shelton, WA (March 17, 2014) — RedBuilt and Olympic Panel and Veneer Products, both subsidiaries of Atlas Holdings, recently named Don Schwabe as chief marketing and business development officer.

In his new position, Schwabe will serve in leadership roles for both companies. At Olympic Panel and Veneer Products, a West-Coast veneer-based business made up of operations in Shelton and Omak, Wash., he will help reshape the company’s overall marketing and sales strategy. For RedBuilt, a Boise-based company specializing in engineered wood products and structural systems for commercial and industrial applications, he will lead product and business development efforts.