Interested in gaining practical experience using GIS? The City of Puyallup is recruiting for a non-paid, three month GIS Internship with a possible three month extension. View position description here for duties, responsibilities, skills needed, and application procedures. You can apply for the position before 5 p.m. on April 30 using this City of Puyallup Volunteer Application.
PUYALLUP RIVER BRIDGE REPLACEMENT
On May 1st, WSDOT will start construction to replace the existing SR 167 Puyallup River Bridge with a with a new two lane structure. The new structure will be built to current engineering and seismic standards with wider shoulder, lanes, and an 8-foot sidewalk. Visit the Project Page and WSDOT Weekly Construction and Traffic Updates page for detailed project information and traffic impacts.
UPDATE ON PROPOSED HALFWAY HOUSE
In response to concerns about sex offender housing being established near schools and daycares, the City of Puyallup passed an ordinance that does not allow more than one felon to be housed in properties located in residential zones. Read more about steps being taken to ensure neighborhood safety.
WSDOT TREE REMOVAL
As part of the Puyallup River Bridge Replacement Project, WSDOT is scheduled to start construction of the new bridge in Spring 2014. In preparation of this phase, WSDOT will remove some trees from the intersection of North Meridian and NW corner of Levee. For more information on the project, visit the WSDOT website.
SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE PARK
This year's Concerts in the Park series kicks off Thursday evening July 10th at 6:30 pm with The Moss Brothers Band followed by Sweet Kiss Momma. Don't miss out on all the great music! Click on the following link to see the full schedule: *Summer Concerts* Interested in becoming a partner for our 2014 concert series? See our Partnership Opportunities.