Long Lake and Lake Lawrence LMD's

Thurston County facilities are now open to the public with restrictions, including maintaining physical distancing of at least six feet at all times and, per the Washington State Secretary of Health’s face covering order , wearing a cloth face covering or mask. If you come to county facilities, please be prepared for potentially long wait times or lines due to distancing guidelines. We continue to encourage residents to access county services online, by phone, by email, or through the use of drop boxes located outside of county buildings.
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Contact Information

9605 Tilley Rd. S. Bldg B
Olympia, WA 98512


(360) 786-5576



Public Works

Jennifer Walker, Department Director and liaison to the Board of County Commissioners

Noxious Weed & Lake Management Staff

Tim Wilson, Manager

Mary Jo Seery, Noxious Weed Specialist II
Mike Murphy,
Noxious Weed Specialist II

Paula Cracknell, Aquatic Resource Specialist

Angela Celestine, Senior Office Assistant


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Thurston County water specialists work with local communities to protect the quality of water in Long Lake and Lake Lawrence. The activities are funded and managed through Lake Management Districts(LMD) a form of special-service district that receives revenues through charges on lake-area properties.


Lake Information

Contact Us

Staff contact:
Tim Wilson (360)786-5831
Paula Cracknell (360)786-5830

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