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All-Site Alert

1 Alert
December 12, 2019 10:58 AM

County-City Building Power Incident

The County-City building is currently without power due to a construction issue. We’re working to resolve it as quickly as possible. The courts are open but are delayed. More information will be provided as we learn more.

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Latest Update:

December 12, 2019 11:46 AM

Power has been restored at the County-City Building. All services are operational.

Park Alerts

4 Alerts
November 27, 2019 1:03 PM

The Foothills Trail Re-opens in time for Thanksgiving!

The Foothills Trail Pin Pile Bridge is now fully repaired and open for use!
Thank you everyone for your patience during these repairs and thanks to our partners at Pierce County Public Works for completing these repairs before the holiday weekend!

August 15, 2019 10:09 AM

Pin Pile Bridge on the Foothills Trail Closed until further notice.

August 15 - On the Foothills Trail, the pin pile bridge between Buckley and South Prairie is closed in both directions due to a fallen tree. Our crew is working hard to clear the debris and restore access.

Latest Update:

November 27, 2019 12:58 PM

The Foothills Trail Pin Pile Bridge is fully repaired and open for use! Thank you everyone for your patience during these repairs. Also, special thanks to our partners at Pierce County Public Works for completing these repairs before the holiday weekend!

July 11, 2019 1:23 PM

Foothills Trail - McMillan Levee Repair Project mid-July

Pierce County Public Works M&O crew will be doing a 400 linear foot levee repair project near the McMillan Foothills Trailhead mid-July and will last 3-4 weeks.
Signage will be posted as The Foothills Trail will remain open during the project. Please use...

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July 3, 2019 1:19 PM

Foothills Trail temporary closures between McMillan and Orting July 8-26

A realignment of the Foothills Trail will be underway from July 8 - 26 to improve safety for both vehicle traffic and multi-use trail users.

The project will increase line-of-site visibility for all users and reduce trail user speeds as they enter the...

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Parks - Field Alerts

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Parks - Lake Closures

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Pierce County Ferry Rider Alert

3 Alerts
December 5, 2019 7:00 AM

Fuel run rescheduled to Jan. 2 at 10/10:30 AM; vehicle/passenger service offered Jan 1 at 10/10:30.

Rescheduling of fuel run to better accommodate travelers on New Year’s Day. The fuel run will now occur on Thursday, Jan. 2 at 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Vehicles and passengers will not be able to board the ferry for those runs. Vehicle and passenger service...

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June 26, 2019 3:18 PM

As of July 1, cutting in ferry loading lanes may be subject to $48 fine. Do not leave gaps.

As of July 1, cutting in ferry loading lanes may be subject to $48 fine. To avoid opportunities for line cutting, park directly behind vehicle ahead of you and do not leave gaps; stay with your vehicle. See link for updated ferry loading guidelines..

April 5, 2019 7:00 AM

Increased mid-day Ketron traffic is impacting Anderson Island wait times; avoid mid-day travel.

Due to increased reservations for traffic off Ketron Island on the 12:55 run, Anderson Island wait times have been longer with the possibility of cars left behind. Please plan accordingly and avoid mid-day travel when possible. Thank you.

Planning & Public Works Alert

6 Alerts
August 5, 2019 8:49 PM

Ferry service has resumed. Regular schedule Tuesday a.m.

Ferry service has resumed. Regular schedule Tuesday a.m. Please retrieve cars parked in loading lane as soon as possible.

February 12, 2019 5:20 PM

Key Center transfer station is closed on Wednesday

The transfer station on Key Peninsula will be closed on Wednesday

February 12, 2019 7:19 AM

Snowplow Hotline for unplowed neighborhoods in unincorporated Pierce County

During snow events our crews plow major roads and the primary routes traveled by the most people. These routes cover 90% of the daily traffic in unincorporated Pierce County. Once those roads are clear and in good condition we can transition to...

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February 11, 2019 10:28 AM

Limited Yard Waste Collection for LeMay and Murrey's Customers

This lets drivers focus on collecting recycling and garbage (especially for customers who weren't serviced last week).
Murrey's: No collection this week.
LeMay: No collection on Mon or Tues this week AND next. Normal collection resumes on Feb. 25.

February 10, 2019 2:19 PM

Primary Snow Plow Routes

View primary snow plow routes in your area. Pierce County crews are working to plow approximately 1,517 lane miles of arterial lifeline routes that provide connectivity from residential areas to the State highway system and key service centers.

February 10, 2019 6:49 AM

Pierce County Airports Closed February 11

Pierce County's Tacoma Narrows Airport and Thun Field are closed due to weather conditions.

Tacoma Narrows Airport Alert

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Test Rider Alert

1 Alert
September 23, 2019 12:47 PM

Test Rider Alert Message

This is a test rider alert message created by Pierce County Ferry staff.

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Thun Field Alert

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