Puyallup’s Parks and Open Space Plan is currently being updated! The city’s Parks, Recreation and Senior Advisory Board is currently reviewing the Parks and Open Space Plan and needs public input to set the vision for your community and neighborhood park and open space system for the next six years. Learn more about how you can be involved at the Parks and Open Space Update Page.
VISION STATEMENT SURVEY
The City of Puyallup is updating the existing vision statement as part of the 2015 Comprehensive Plan Update. The draft vision statement is based on citizen feedback and has been preliminarily endorsed by the Planning Commission and City Council. Click here to take a short survey and give us your feedback on the proposed vision statement.
PRESTIGIOUS FINANCE AWARD
The City has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the 2013 budget document. This is the highest award given to municipalities for budget presentation by the Government Finance Officers Association. Congratulations to the Puyallup Finance Department!
TAXPAYER DOLLARS SAVED IN BOND REFINANCE
The City of Puyallup recently achieved greater than expected savings refinancing portions of three prior bonds. While the City set a 3% minimum savings goal, the actual savings achieved by the refinancing was roughly 5.5% due to the favorable bond market. Read more.
PUYALLUP VETERANS DAY PHOTOS
On Monday, November 11, 2013, the City of Puyallup observed Veterans' Day at the Pioneer Park Pavilion. It was a celebration of music and traditional patriotic ceremony to salute the Armed Forces and our local Veterans. Click here for a few photos of the event which included speakers, honored guests, music, and stories.