Posts By: elaine

Tree Removal Work on Legion Way March 19 & 20

News Release – Legion Way street closure for tree removal Five trees will be removed on Legion Way this coming Monday and Tuesday, March 19-20. According to the City’s urban forester Kevin McFarland, even before the recent storm, these five trees were identified for removal this year due to their potential hazard condition. The original… Read more »

Tree Debris Removal & Street Tree Assessment

Free Tree Storm Debris Drop Off Sites for City of Olympia Residents. Two free drop-off sites for tree storm debris will open the next three weekends for use by Olympia residents: · City of Olympia Maintenance Center, 1401 Eastside Street · Yauger Park Parking Lot by Dirt Works (entrance off Alta Street) The sites will… Read more »

Halloween Events

New Bridge Community Church will be hosting a Trunk or Treat open to the community from 6-8pm on Monday, October 31st. Contact the church for more information. If your group or organization is holding events this fall and winter, let us know and we’ll post them on our site, Facebook, and email newsletter.

Updates on city projects

Some of you asked at the picnic about these two projects, so we checked with city staff and got updates: Central Street calming – four speed bumps will be installed on Central between 8th & 11th. This project is currently out for bid. The city anticipates that the work will be done in September. Lions… Read more »

Final Reminder – Picnic Saturday!

Come to Lions Park Saturday starting at 11am for the 2011 Eastside Picnic. We’ll have burgers, hot dogs, and veggies burgers — bring sides and desserts to share, plus beverages and your reusable tableware. See you there!