State of the Community Report 2021

This year, we asked our elected officials from Lacey, Olympia, Tumwater, Yelm and Thurston County to report to the community the status of their ongoing work and to answer the following question for the State of the Community Report: “The COVID-19 pandemic made 2020 one of the most challenging years in history for many businesses.…

2021 Shared Legislative Priorities

by Doug Mah, Doug Mah & Associates and Thurston Chamber Public Policy Director Each year, the Public Policy Division of the Thurston Chamber convenes the Shared Legislative Partnership. The Partnership works to advance regional priorities for the upcoming State Legislative session. These priorities, when approved, will provide multiple and broad benefits to the entire region…