Traffic Update – SR410 & Veterans Memorial Drive Project Impacts

A message from Bonney Lake Public Works:

The City of Bonney Lake is working with WSDOT and our contractor to address the traffic signal timing issues at the intersection of SR 410 and Veterans Memorial Drive East. We are sorry for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience. We believe we will resolve this issue soon.

For more information contact the Project Manager at (253) 447-4343 or call the City receptionist at (253) 862-8602.

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BLPD Chief for a Day – Traeger Raffle

chief for a day raffleWe will also be at Tunes @ Tapps on Wednesday, July 6th if you would like to get your raffle tickets there and meet Chief Logan.

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City of Bonney Lake Job Opportunities – Judicial Specialist, Maintenance Worker, Seasonal Laborers

The City of Bonney Lake is currently accepting applications for several openings, including:

  • Judicial Specialist I – Municipal Court;
  • Maintenance Worker II – Executive Dept. (Facilities); and
  • Seasonal Laborers – Public Works.

For details and required application materials visit

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SR410 Night Work for repaving – June 16-22, 2016 – Project Alert!

Traffic on SR 410 will be shifted to one lane in each direction for night work from Thursday, June 16th to Wednesday, June 22 from 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. as part of the SR410/Veterans Memorial Dr E intersection improvements project. This schedule will allow limited impacts during day time hours.

Work for this phase of the project includes grinding and repaving eastbound lanes of SR410  from June 16-18, then shifting night time traffic in order to grind and repave the westbound lanes of SR410 from June 20-22.

Additional work to complete the SR410/Veterans Memorial Dr E project will include night work to for grinding and paving of Veterans Memorial Dive, which will likely require overnight full closure of Veterans Memorial Drive from SR410 to Main Street in the coming weeks. More information will be posted when available.

For more information visit or call the city at (253) 862-8602.

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What does the future of Bonney Lake look like to YOU? – Downtown Plan Workshop June 16 @ 6pm


Join us Thursday, June 16, 2016 for the DowntownCenter Planning Workshop from 6-8pm at the Justice & Municipal Center (directions).

The City is gathering public input on the future planning the for four subareas (or ‘centers’) of the City: Lake Tapps (Allan Yorke Park Area), Downtown, Midtown, Eastown.  Attend a workshop and use the online commenting tool at

We want to hear about your concerns, desires, and aspiration for the future of these four areas.  Please take a moment and help direct the future of your City! View more information at

Workshops are focused on a specific area of Bonney Lake. All are invited to attend!

  • Wednesday, May 11, 2016 – Lake Tapps (Allan Yorke Park)
  • Wednesday, May 25, 2016 –  Eastown
  • Thursday, June 16, 2016 – Downtown
  • Wednesday, June 29, 2016 – Midtown

Each workshop is 6-8pm at the Justice & Municipal Center (9002 Main St E, Bonney Lake). View more information at

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Heroin & Prescription Opiate Abuse – A Community Conversation – Jun 29, Puyallup

The Pierce County Police Chief’s Association, The Tacoma-Pierce County
Health Department, The Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office and the Drug
Enforcement Administration invite you to a candid community conversation
on the topic of:

JUNE 29, 2016
7:00 P.M.

Click here to download the flyer.0117_001

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Downtown Center Workshop

This is just a reminder that the workshop for the Downtown Center is next Thursday June 16 , 2016, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Justice and Municipal Center located at 9002 Main St. E., Bonney Lake WA.    


  If you are unable to attend the workshop you can still provide input regarding the planning for the Downtown Center by accessing the City’s online commenting tool at the following link:

 The website for the project is available at the following link:

The City has also updated the website with all of the materials from the Lake Tapps and Eastown Centers Workshops.  If you have comments regarding these planning areas, you can provide those comments by accessing the City’s online commenting tool at the following link:



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Save the Date: July 6, 2016 The City of Bonney Lake Salutes the Armed Forces

City of Bonney Lake Salutes The Armed Forces!
July 6, 2016 – Allan Yorke Park


Download and share the Event Flyer 2016

133d Army Band performance starts at 6:30
Ice Cream sales will benefit the USO

Christmas in July! Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on site taking pictures while collecting toys for Santa’s Castle

Brothers in Arms will be hosting a motorcycle ride to the concert! Please contact Snowman at

Other Groups attending include: Skydive Kapowsin Jump Team, USO Mobile Unit, Coast Guard, Display by USS Turner Joy, Friends of Kilroy, Gold Star Mothers, & Dogs on Deployment

For further information or special seating requirements please contact Debbie McDonald with the City of Bonney Lake at 253-447-4356 or

Thank you to our sponsor: Lamppost Coffee Rosters

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SR410 Weekend Road Work June 3-5, 2016 – Project Alert

This weekend SR410 will be shifted to a single lane in each direction between Myers Road and Main Street for the construction of concrete center medians.

Time: Friday Night (6/3) 11:00 pm to Sunday Noon (6/5) 12:00 pm Noon.
Impact: Expect slowdowns and delays through the work zone.

NOTE: This weekend construction work had been previously scheduled for May 20-22, but was canceled due to weather.

See the map below for the work impact area. For more information on this project see

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SR410 – Myers Rd to Main Street Weekend Work Area Map (June 3-6, 2016)

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Hottest weather of the year so far expected this weekend – stay safe, cool, and hydrated! – via Pierce County Alert

From the National Weather Service via Pierce County Alert: 

temperatureThe National Weather Service has issued a statement that the hottest weather of the year, so far, is likely during the coming weekend.

On Saturday, high temperatures are likely to reach into the mid 80s to low 90s. On Sunday, high temperatures will likely be even higher in the upper 80s to mid 90s. Low temperatures on Sunday will only fall to the low 60s. Continue reading

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