BLPD now offering Home Medication Lock Boxes

Contact the Bonney Lake Police Department atBonneyLakePD_Badge 1.5 inch

18421 Veterans Memorial Dr E, Bonney Lake
Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5pm
(253) 863-2218

The boxes are free with a signed waiver of release and 5 question survey.  Limited quantity available.


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Arts Commission will work on mosaic project this summer

City of Bonney Lake Arts Commissioners will be working on a mosaic tile project during the August 12th Tunes at Tapps concert – come check out their work and learn more about arts & culture in the community!

Members will be working on the project at each Tunes @ Tapps concert this summer, with plans to install the finished product as part of the annual Beautify Bonney Lake event on Saturday, September 19th. Beautify Bonney Lake is an annual event for volunteers to chip in and make improvements in their community – learn more here.

For more information on the Arts Commission and this project, contact Bonney Lake Special Projects Manager Gary Leaf at (253) 447-3282.

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Sweet Kiss Momma brings southern-soul rock to Tunes @ Tapps Weds. July 29th


Sweet Kiss Momma

Tunes @ Tapps presents Sweet Kiss Momma

On Wednesday, July 29th at 6:30pm, Sweet Kiss Momma will perform their mix of southern-soul and rock-n-roll at Allan Yorke Park by Lake Tapps. Come enjoy “Rootsy, Southern-soul tinged Rock-n-Roll, straight from the heart of the Great Northwest.”

Tunes @ Tapps LIVE FREE concerts begin at 6:30 p.m. and run about 90 minutes. Allan Yorke Park is located at 7203 W Tapps Hwy E, Bonney Lake, WA 98391 (get directions). Bring blankets or lawn chairs (and your dancing feet) and enjoy the show with friends, family, and neighbors!

Bonney Lake Farmers Market

Come early for our 3rd annual outdoor market at Tunes @ Tapps! The Market at Allan Yorke Park will be open from 5:00pm until 8:00pm. This week’s vendors include: Smith Brothers Farms, Dave’s Paintings, and Ben Franklin Crafts, as well as numerous crafters and food vendors.


For a complete line up of summer events or contact Special Events Coordinator David Wells at 253-261-0023.

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BLPD hosts 32nd National Night Out – August 4th

National Night Out 2015

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Signs, signs … everywhere a (garage sale) sign!


The summer garage sale season is well underway… please take a moment to be sure your garage sale & yard sale signs are posted appropriately, so they do not have to be moved or removed.

  • Garage/yard sale signs may NOT be attached to trees, utility poles, public benches, lights, or in the public right-of-way;

  • Garage/yard sale signs can be posted on a-frames or stakes, at a maximum size of 4 square feet per sign;

  • Garage/yard sale signs do not require a permit;

  • Signs should be displayed only between dawn and dusk on the days of the sale.

Requirements for signs differ depending on the type, use, and location. For complete information view BLMC Chapter 15.28 or contact staff in the Community Development Department at 253.447.4356.

Happy garage sale-ing!

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Kids Club presents Musician Eli Rosenblatt (July 27th) and Cowboy Buck & Elizabeth (July 28th) for FREE live entertainment at Allan Yorke Park!

Cowboy Buck & ElizabethBonney Lake Kids Club proudly presents our 4th week of summer fun at Allan Yorke Park by the shores of Lake Tapps.

Kids Club programs run about 45 minutes each. For more information about these and other events, visit

Eli Rosenblatt
Monday, July 27th @ 6: 30 p.m.

Eli Rosenblatt will be performing music for the younger ones.  Eli Rosenblatt is a Seattle-based multi-instrumental performer, producer, and composer for kids and families.

Cowboy Buck & Elizabeth
Tuesday, July 28th @ 11am

Buck and Elizabeth put on a high energy show which includes interactive musical comedy with dance, sing-along, and ventriloquism.

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National Night Out is August 4th – Let’s have an old fashioned block party!

Join us for the 32nd annual National Night Out celebration!

Tuesday, August 4, 2015
6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
at Allan Yorke Park

Members of the Bonney Lake Police Department and East Pierce Fire and Rescue will arrive by caravan to Allan Yorke Park to kick off the festivities.

Come on out and take the opportunity to talk one-on-one with Police Officers, Fire & Rescue staff, Councilmembers, and various city leaders and employees. Stick around for all the activities including an outdoor movie starting at dusk (weather permitting):

  • Annual City of Bonney Lake “Touch a Truck” event – kids of all ages can climb, run around, sit in and even honk horns of the many types of trucks and vehicles on hand;
  •  Meet McGruff the Crime Dog & Sparky the Fire Dog;
  • Face painting, kid craft projects, and entertainment;
  • Gift bags with safety tips and fun items for kids; and
  • Big Hero 6Outdoor movie starting at dusk – Big Hero 6

For more information visit the National Night Out event page or contact CSO Kris Yanez at (253) 862-2218, ext. 3247.

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In the community … WSDOT provides updates on White River Bridge repair plan

White River Bridge project map

Location of WSDOT White River Bridge project

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) has provided updates on the SR410 White River Bridge repair project in Buckley. Find project information and sign up to receive updates by email at

The bridge is currently open to traffic. Occasional weekend bridge inspections through summer will require a one-lane closure with alternating traffic. The repair project is anticipated to go to bid in August with construction starting in October and ending in December (with no work will be done during holidays or holiday weekends).

How can I get more information?

Project Page:

Contacts: John Chi, WSDOT Project Engineer
Phone: 206-440-4612

Justin Fujioka, WSDOT Communications
Phone: 206-440-4473

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Angeline Road closures planned for July 27-28, July 30-31

Angeline Road in #BonneyLake is scheduled to be closed on Monday, July 27th & Tuesday, July 28th and again on Thursday, July 30th & Friday, July 31st from 7am to 5pm for the SR 410 Pedestrian Improvements project.

For more information view the SR410 Pedestrian Improvements Project page253-862-8602.

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City of Bonney Lake flag lowerings

Flags in the City of Bonney Lake will be lowered to half-staff today, July 21st, pursuant to a Presidential Proclamation and directive from Washington State Governor Jay Inslee, to honor the victims of the tragedy in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Citizens and businesses are encouraged to join this recognition. For more information on flag lowering directives, visit the Governor’s website.

City of Bonney Lake flags will remain lowered from Friday, July 24th through the morning of Monday, July 27th in memory of Robbie Reddoch, a Public Works Maintenance Worker who died July 11th. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 25th. Those who wish to make a contribution to support Robbie’s family may contact the City at (253) 862-8602.


In Memoriam – Robbie Reddoch (1981-2015)

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