Mayor plans to proclaim “Camron Cozzi Day” in Bonney Lake to raise awareness about DIPG

PRESS RELEASE – Bonney Lake, WA – Neil Johnson, Jr., Mayor of the City of Bonney Lake, announced plans to present a proclamation for “Camron Cozzi Day” on February 16, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. during the City Council Workshop to be held at the Justice & Municipal Center.

2016-teamcozzi-camron Camron Cozzi, a sophomore lacrosse player at Bonney Lake High School and citizen of Bonney Lake, was diagnosed with DIPG (Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma) in December 2015. About 300-350 new cases of DIPG are diagnosed each year in children in the United States.

Family and friends have begun several fundraising campaigns to help the Cozzi family, and Camron is working to raise national awareness about DIPG and hopes to appear on the Ellen DeGeneres Show.

2016-teamcozzi-ribbonAt the February 16th Council Workshop, Mayor Johnson will proclaim Monday, February 22, 2016 as “Camron Cozzi Day” in Bonney Lake in support of Camron’s inspiring message. “I urge all citizens to join together and help bring attention to DIPG and the need for a cure,” said Mayor Johnson.

For more information please contact the City of Bonney Lake at (253) 862-8602.

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Project Update: SR410 – Veterans Memorial Dr E Intersection

An update on the SR 410/Veterans Memorial Dr Intersection Project … 

Contractors are currently working nights from 9:00pm to 5:00 am to complete the utility trench crossing across the Veterans Memorial Drive intersection at SR 410.

During this time traffic along Veterans Memorial Drive is being re-routed to Main Street East to accommodate the construction area at the intersection.

This work will continue tonight (2/5) through next Tuesday night (2/9).

For more information on this and other city projects visit www.citybonneylake.org/projects or call 253-862-8602.

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Bonney Lake accepting applications for Superintendent of Public Works, and Assistant Superintendent of Public Works

Logo-webicon.pngThe City of Bonney Lake invites applications for the positions of Superintendent of Public Works and Assistant Superintendent of Public Works.

The positions offer competitive salaries along with an excellent benefit package. To assure consideration in the first review, submit application materials no later than 5pm on Thursday, March 10, 2016. For more information and job descriptions visit www.citybonneylake.org/employment or call 253-862-8602. 

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Change to Passport processing hours effective Feb. 8, 2016

Effective February 8, 2016, Bonney Lake will accept and process passport applications from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, except for legal holidays and City office closures.

A special ‘Passport Day’ is being held on Saturday, March 5, 2016 from 8am to Noon – a great chance to get your family’s passports processed outside the normal work and school week.

For details on passport applications, renewals, forms, and other passport acceptance facility locations in the area, visit www.travel.state.gov.

For information on the Bonney Lake passport office, visit www.citybonneylake.org/court or call 253.862.6606.

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Project Alert: Veterans Memorial Dr access to SR410 CLOSED overnight this week (2/1 to 2/5)

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For the week of February 1 to 5, 2016, contractors will be closing access from Veterans Memorial Drive onto SR 410 overnight between 9:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m.

Vehicle traffic for Veterans Memorial Drive will be detoured to Main Street East during this closure.

For more information about the SR 410/Veterans Memorial Dr E Intersection Improvements project or this closure, view the Current Projects listing or contact the Project Manager at (253) 447-4343.

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Reminder – AWC Quality Communities Scholarship applications due Feb. 19

The City of Bonney Lake is accepting applications to nominate a local student for a $1,000 scholarship from the AWC Center for Quality Communities scholarship program. Applications are due by February 19, 2016.

View the original post or visit www.citybonneylake.org/community for details and the application form, or call 253-862-8602 with questions.

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Project Alert: Veterans Memorial Dr access to SR410 will be closed Thursday 10pm to Friday 5am

Construction SignOn Thursday night, January 21, 2016, contractors will be closing access from Veterans Memorial Drive onto SR 410 during the hours of 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

Vehicle traffic for Veterans Memorial Drive will be detoured to Main Street East during this closure.

For more information about the SR 410/Veterans Memorial Dr E Intersection Improvements project or this closure, view the Current Projects listing or contact the Project Manager at (253) 447-4343.

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Mark your calendars for a special Passport Day in Bonney Lake – Saturday, March 5th

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The City of Bonney Lake is hosting a special Passport Day on Saturday, March 5, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to Noon.

2016PassportDayThis passport acceptance and outreach event is a great chance to get your family’s passports processed outside the normal work and school week. All persons applying for a passport must be personally present.

Designated staff will be on-site at the Justice & Municipal Center to handle only passports during this event.

For more information visit www.citybonneylake.org/court or call 253.862.6606.

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Community meetings scheduled for Bonney Lake Community Garden in Feb-March 2016

The City of Bonney Lake invites residents to attend community meetings regarding the City’s Community Garden on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. from February 4 to March 10, 2016 at the Bonney Lake Justice & Municipal Center

The purpose of the community meetings is to provide information to and receive input from residents regarding the application process, fees, uses and agreements relating to the Community Garden. Continue reading

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City offices will be closed Monday, January 18, 2016 for #MLKDay

 

All City of Bonney Lake offices will be closed on Monday, January 18, 2016 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. #BonneyLake #MLKDay

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