Olympia Coffee Roasters to Expand Downtown Location and Increase Production with help from the Grow Olympia Fund

Submitted by the City of Olympia – Olympia Coffee Roasting is expanding their flagship location on Cherry Street in Downtown Olympia into the neighboring building located on 4th Avenue, directly across the street from Olympia City Hall. Founded in 2005, Olympia Coffee Roasting Company is an award-winning, boutique coffee roaster that sources and roasts coffee in…

Olympia # 9 in Nation in Mayor’s Challenge pledge to use drinking water wisely!

National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation! Using water efficiently, even during the rainiest of Olympia months, is important to help protect our precious drinking water resources for generations to come. We are proud to report that Olympian’s have exceeded our original 5% goal and have reduced their water consumption by almost 9% – that’s over 98 million gallons! If…

Kellie Purce Braseth Selected as Olympia’s Strategic Communications Director

Braseth Will Join the City Team July 13. Olympia City Manager Steve Hall announced today the appointment of Kellie Purce Braseth as Olympia’s Strategic Communications Director beginning July 13. Braseth is Dean of College Relations for South Puget Sound Community College. She replaces Cathie Butler, Olympia’s long-time Communications Manager, who is retiring at the end…

2014 Health Care Champions Honorees

On Tuesday, June 17, the community honored and celebrated leaders who have made a significant impact within the health care industry at the 8th annual Thurston-Mason Health Care Champions event. Every day heroic acts, steadfast dedication, extraordinary service and professionalism are seen frequently in our community’s medical offices, clinics, hospitals, emergency services and related organizations.…