Transit Seeks Public Comment On Transportation Improvement Projects

May 09, 2014 Olympia/Thurston County, WA – Intercity Transit, the public transportation agency for Thurston County, invites public comment on potential federally funded transit projects currently proposed in its 2015-2017 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP). Review and input of the proposed capital projects and related costs is encouraged between now and June 4. The comment period…

Thurston EDC Congratulates the 2013 Business Recognition Award Winners

The Thurston Economic Development Council is pleased to announce the 2013 Business Recognition Award Winners. ·        Non-Profit Organization of the Year:  Homeless Backpacks ·        New Business of the Year: Forza Coffee Company ·        Small Business of the Year: Merle Norman Cosmetics, Wigs & Spa ·        Corporate Employer of the Year: Sunset Air Inc. Each year, the EDC spotlights businesses and organizations that have demonstrated a significant…

LOCAL GOVERNMENTS DOING GOOD BY GOING GREEN

Innovative and Award-Winning Programs Benefit South Sound Communities Thurston County, WA – Earth Day is upon us but for some, every day is Earth Day. That’s the case for local governments in the South Puget Sound region, whose sustainable practices, earth-friendly programs, and conservation efforts, make a difference and get noticed. The cities of Lacey,…