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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Free hand sanitizer for Puyallup businesses

Businesses in Puyallup are invited to request one or two gallons of free gel hand sanitizer for use by employees and customers. The sanitizer will be distributed on a first come, first served basis until gone. Use this form: https://bit.ly/363bquS.

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Posted on: October 28, 2022

Use our Interactive City Maps

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Looking for a zoning map? A map of our critical areas? Or, perhaps a map of the Puyallup City Limits? Use our handy GIS Portal to find what you need. Visit our City Maps page to learn more.

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Puyallup Launches New Emergency Alert System

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Puyallup, WA – The City of Puyallup is excited to announce the launch of its new emergency alert system. Called “Puyallup Alerts,” this new system will help the City communicate with the public during emergency events. To sign up for Puyallup Alerts, plea...

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Posted on: February 7, 2022

Pioneer Park Restrooms to be Renovated

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Pioneer Park Restrooms to be Renovated 

Puyallup, WA – Pioneer Park in Downtown Puyallup is about to get some upgraded restroom facilities. Starting in 2023, construction will begin on renovations to the restroom building. The Puyallup City Counci...

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Posted on: January 31, 2022

Veterans Memorial Bridge Opens March 1, 2022

Veterans Memorial Bridge Opens on March 1, 2022

Puyallup, WA – After an eighteen-month closure, the Veterans Memorial Bridge (also known as the Milwaukee Bridge) in Puyallup will reopen on Tuesday, March 1, 2022, for motorists and pedestrians at 2 pm. The ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

City Revises Comprehensive Plan Amendment Schedule

City Revises Comprehensive Plan Amendment Schedule

Puyallup, WA – The City of Puyallup is revising the deadline to submit for amendments to the 2022 Comprehensive Plan update. The new deadline is February 28, 2022, to submit privately initiated site applic...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Puyallup to Host Open House on Downtown Streetscapes

Puyallup, WA – The City of Puyallup is hosting virtual Open Houses on Wednesday, January 26, 2022, to gain public input on the Meridian Streetscapes Project in downtown. The public will have two opportunities that day to weigh in, with the first session o...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

City Sells Downtown Parking Lot to Housing Developer

Puyallup, WA – The Puyallup City Council has approved the sale of a parking lot in downtown Puyallup to a local developer, with the intention of bringing more downtown housing opportunities. This transaction is a key step towards realizing the v...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Creation Stations

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On December 3 from 2 - 4 pm, teens and adults are invited to get creative! Featuring Perler beads with holiday-themed designs, a hot chocolate and tea station, painting, and coloring stations.

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

How To Draw a Dragon with Fred Oldfield Center

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On December 5, at 5 pm, join Artist Anna Neshyba in learning to create and draw a dragon! This workshop will teach you how to conceptualize, sketch and draw an original dragon using line art and illustration techniques. Registration required. For ages 8 -...

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Author Talk with Geraldine Brooks

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Join us for an exciting virtual chat with award-winning novelist Geraldine Brooks in conversation about her most recent New York Times Bestselling novel Horse. On December 6 at 4 pm, you can register and attend online or join others in the library board r...

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Posted on: December 2, 2022

December Take & Make Kits

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Stop by the main desk to pick up a take & make kit! We have a hand-stitched deer ornament kit for teens and adults and a Story Time STEM take-and-make kit for ages 2-5. Available while supplies last. You must be present to pick up a kit. 

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Alleluia Ringers Bells Performance

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The Alleluia Ringers 11-member group from Puyallup First Presbyterian Church will celebrate the holiday season with a special bells performance on December 10 at 1:30 pm in the library. Free for all to enjoy!

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Author Talk with Fredrik Backman

Fredrik Backman Author Talk

Join us for an exciting virtual chat with bestselling novelist Fredrik Backman in conversation about his most recent novel, The Winners, on December 10 at 11 am in the library board room. You can also register and attend online!

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Reindeer Scavenger Hunt

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Have a good time helping the library elves herd the reindeer back to the North Pole. Can you find all of the reindeer? Are they all present and accounted for? This activity is good for all ages and is available the month of December.

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Holiday Hours

Holiday hours December 2022 and January 2023

The library will be closed for the holidays on Monday, December 26th, and January 2nd. 

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Posted on: November 3, 2022

Teen Advisory Board

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The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) advocates, pilots, advises, and plans events for teens. Volunteer time is available for participating teens. TAB meets on the 3rd Saturday of the month at 2:30 p.m. in the library board room. Sign up now.

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Posted on: September 6, 2022

Play To Learn

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Join the fun as the team from Greentrike (formerly the Children's Museum of Tacoma) provides activities, songs, and stories.  The program is designed for children 6 and under and their families. Registration is required on the Greentrike...

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Posted on: September 8, 2022

YB&B Book Club for Teens

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The mission of the Young, Black and Brilliant (YB&B) book club is to foster personal growth and positive social interactions through literature, discussions, and social events. Teens are welcome at each meeting on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Puyallup Launches New Emergency Alert System

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Puyallup, WA – The City of Puyallup is excited to announce the launch of its new emergency alert system. Called “Puyallup Alerts,” this new system will help the City communicate with the public during emergency events. To sig...

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Posted on: February 7, 2022

Pioneer Park Restrooms to be Renovated

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Pioneer Park Restrooms to be Renovated 

Puyallup, WA – Pioneer Park in Downtown Puyallup is about to get some upgraded restroom facilities. Starting in 2023, construction will begin on renovations to the restroom building. The Puyallup C...

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Posted on: January 31, 2022

Veterans Memorial Bridge Opens March 1, 2022

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Veterans Memorial Bridge Opens on March 1, 2022

Puyallup, WA – After an eighteen-month closure, the Veterans Memorial Bridge (also known as the Milwaukee Bridge) in Puyallup will reopen on Tuesday, March 1, 2022, for motorists and pedestrians at 2 pm. The ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

City Revises Comprehensive Plan Amendment Schedule

City Revises Comprehensive Plan Amendment Schedule

Puyallup, WA – The City of Puyallup is revising the deadline to submit for amendments to the 2022 Comprehensive Plan update. The new deadline is February 28, 2022, to submit privately initiated s...

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Posted on: September 19, 2016

Puyallup Receives "Bee City" Designation

Puyallup was the second city in the state of Washington to receive an official "Bee City" designation from Bee City USA, a not-for-profit organization committed to developing and maintaining sustainable habitats for pollinators such as native be...Read on...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

The Giving Tree

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Our Giving Tree is up and has lots of name tags of kids in need that live right here in Puyallup! Stop by the Recreation Center, select a tag, buy a new unwrapped gift, and return it with the tag to the Rec Center by Monday, December 5th. No gift is too s...

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Posted on: February 7, 2022

Pioneer Park Restrooms to be Renovated

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Pioneer Park Restrooms to be Renovated 

Puyallup, WA – Pioneer Park in Downtown Puyallup is about to get some upgraded restroom facilities. Starting in October 2022, construction will begin on renovations to the restroom building. The Puyallup Cit...

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Posted on: October 22, 2020

Lahar Warning Siren System Change

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Starting in November, the lahar warning sirens will wail only in an emergency. The system will continue to be tested at noon on the first Monday of each month, but the tests will sound very different. Pierce County has upgraded the sirens and system to al...

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

Parking in the Downtown: Good? Bad? We're Listening!

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We know, we know. Some days you love it! Other days ... not so much. 

Tell us what we can do to help make parking in the downtown better. We’ll get you started by asking some questions, and we’ll keep you informed about the sta...

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

Senior Lunch Program at Puyallup Activity Center

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Alternative Meals to Go, a takeaway lunch service through Catholic Community Services, is now offered at the Puyallup Activity Center. Meals are provided in the form of a hot lunch and are available for pick up Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Pre-orders ar...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Fireworks Regulations in the City of Puyallup

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Persons may set off consumer fireworks in the city limits of Puyallup from 9:00 am to 11:00 pm on July 4th.

Consumer fireworks are the kind which can be purchased from various retailers or at licensed firework stands. Many fireworks available for purchase ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2020

Message to the Puyallup Community

The City of Puyallup is an organization that values all people without regard to race, ethnicity, gender or background. We do not tolerate harassment or mistreatment of any kind, period.  The issues that must be addressed at this historic junctur...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Reliably Supplying You With Safe Water

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Reliably supplying you and your family with safe drinking water is our water division’s highest priority. The COVID-19 virus has not been detected in drinking water, and customers can continue to use and drink water straight from the tap. Althou...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Puyallup City Council Message to Community on Covid-19 Response

The Puyallup City Council has issued a message to the public regarding the response to COVID-19.

The members of the Council welcome your emails and phone calls; their contact information can be found here.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

You Don't Want a Sewer Backup (You Also Don't Want to See Pics)

Practicing good hygiene and keeping surfaces clean is essential now more than ever. But baby wipes, disinfectant wipes, paper towels and even smaller makeup-remover wipes must be thrown away in the trash. On a not-good day, wipes and other products clog p...

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Posted on: July 9, 2019

Pollinator-Friendly Businesses: We Want to Hear From You!

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The City of Puyallup is an official Bee City, which means that we support and encourage pollinator-friendly habitat creation and enhancement on public and private properties. As our local business owners can be significant partners in this effort, we want...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

New Reserved Parking for Puyallup Sounder Commuters

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Starting June 1, Sounder riders who park at the Puyallup station will be able to reserve a spot up to 8:00 am by purchasing a permit or signing up for a free carpool permit. The single-occupant vehicle permits go on sale Wednesday, May 1st and will be ava...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

What's Better Than Good Eats? More Good Eats!

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The City has commenced with a food truck pilot program in the downtown. This six-month pilot program will continue through mid-October.

The program will allow food trucks along certain streets, on private property within the Central Business District (CBD)...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

Puyallup's Water: Best in the South Sound

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Q: The City of Puyallup provides clean, safe water to its customers. What could be better than that?

A: Award-winning taste!

The City of Puyallup was recently declared to have the best-tasting water in the South Sound*, and will advance to compete with othe...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Public Safety Staffing: What's Sufficient?

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One of the most basic and critical functions of local government is the provision of public safety services. In the interest of ensuring that Puyallup’s public safety needs are met, the City commissioned a study to  determine the staffi...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

More Sidewalks Coming to Puyallup

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The City of Puyallup is constructing $1.95 million worth of sidewalks as part of its Sidewalk Link Program.

At its August 21st meeting, the Puyallup City Council authorized two construction contracts with Reed Trucking & Excavating for the 2016 and 201...

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Posted on: August 10, 2018

Initial Court Ruling on Puyallup's Pedestrian Safety Zones

Roy Ruffino, a signature gatherer, sued the City of Puyallup because the City implements pedestrian safety zones at the two busiest gates (Gold and Blue) of the Washington State Fair during the fall and spring fairs. Pedestrian safety zones are small desi...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Who Represents Me? What is my Property Zoned? Do I Live in a Floodplain?

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To answer these and other questions, the City recently added interactive mapping services to our website. The first set of these new applications make it easy to look up your City Council district and the zoning of any property. You’re ...

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Posted on: October 7, 2020

Your Puyallup Address--In the City? Or Out?

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Many people who have Puyallup addresses naturally think they live in the city, but some of them do not. That’s because a large number of Puyallup addresses (as assigned by the US Postal Service) are located in unincorporated Pierce County, beyon...

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