Thurston County, Washington, is located at the southern end of Puget Sound in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Majestic Mount Rainier and the rugged Cascade Mountains are nearby to the east, while the Pacific Coast is just an hour's drive to the west. Home to more than 260,000 residents, Thurston County is 60 miles south of Seattle and 100 miles north of Portland, Oregon.
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Hot Topics and Events
Construction Alert for Pacific Ave.Construction along Pacific Avenue near the Chehalis-Western Trail will require intermittent lane closures beginning Monday, Oct. 20. Get connected with Public Works Twitter updates on @Thurston_PW
Pacific Ave. construction details
Chehalis Western Trail--Bridging the Gap Phase 3
More Public Works projects
Property Taxes Due Oct. 31Property taxes for the second half of 2014 are due to the Thurston County Treasurer's Office by Oct. 31.
Treasurer's Office web pages
Budget Comment Period Extended to Oct. 24Thurston County Commissioners have extended the deadline for comment on the preliminary 2015 county budget to Friday, Oct. 24.
More details on how to submit comments
View the Oct. 6 budget presentation to County Commissioners
2015 Preliminary Budget document online
Launch the OpenGov interactive web tool
Go to the Budget Office main page
Swim Safe, Fish SafeBlue-green algae toxin has been detected in Clear Lake. Health officials advise no contact with the water for people and pets until the algae bloom subsides.
More Clear Lake algae advisory details
Health Dept. lake advisory updates
Avoid swimming illnesses and hazards
Are You Ready for Storm Season?Get the tools, tips and information you need to be “StormReady" this season from the Public Works Dept and the Emergency Management Division.
Get flood insurance today!
Help our Public Works crews prevent flooding
County continues flood mitigation work
Download the 2014 Flood Bulletin
New Enforcement Code is Under ReviewThe Board of County Commissioners is considering a new consolidated enforcement code title. The new Title 26 consolidates land use code enforcement regulations from 13 chapters into one.
More enforcement code details
Federal Review of Pipeline ExpansionThe Federal Energy Regulatory Commission will soon be issuing a Draft EIS on a natural gas pipeline expansion project that includes a portion in eastern Thurston County. FERC Docket No. CP13-507.
FERC's Oct. 2013 project update brochure
Map of Washington Expansion Project CP-13-507
Recruiting - Civil ServiceThe Thurston County Sheriff’s Office is looking to fill a number of positions during 2014.
Click here for more information.