New Year's resolution to become more involved in your community? Apply now to serve on one of the city's following volunteer boards and commissions: City Council Salary Review Commission; Civil Service Commission; Design Review & Historic Preservation Board; Parks, Recreation & Senior Advisory Board; and Planning Commission. Applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. on February 5, 2016 to the City Clerk's Office. Learn more and view application on the Boards & Commissions page.
BEAUTIFY YOUR PROPERTY,
Planting a tree is easy, and now it's free! The City's NeighborWoods program is offering different varieties of bare root trees for planting by private property owners. Apply here until February 19th.
NOTICE OF 2016 DISPOSAL RATES
Puyallup utility customers will see increased refuse rates starting March 1st, in accordance with the City's contract with DM Disposal which calls for an annual adjustment as per the Seattle-Tacoma area Consumer Price Index.
REGISTER NOW FOR WINTER FUN!
Puyallup's Parks & Recreation Division offers many opportunities for classes, programs and special events. You'll find something for every age, from toddler to teen to adult, and we've made registering fast and easy via our online recreation guide. The Winter 2016 brochure (January-April) is now available. Check it out and get ready to have fun!
IS YOUR WOOD STOVE CERTIFIED?
Uncertified wood stoves in much of the Tacoma/Pierce County area, including Puyallup, will no longer be allowed after October 1st. Any such stove must be removed or otherwise rendered inoperable, unless the property has no other adequate source of heat and the owner has applied for and received an exemption to the rule. For more information, contact the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency.