|LONG LAKE TOXIC ALGAE ADVISORY LIFTED  |
Posted: Thursday, August 31, 2017
OLYMPIA – Thurston County Health Department has lifted the toxic blue-green algae advisory for Long Lake in Lacey. The most recent samples show microcystin algae toxin levels at or below .5 micrograms per liter of water, below the state standard level of public health concern of six micrograms per liter.
|ROUNDABOUT CONSTRUCTION AT HOGUM BAY ROAD & WILLAMETTE DRIVE BEGINS AUGUST 28  |
Posted: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
LACEY, WA, August 23, 2017: Monday, August 28, contractors will begin constructing a new roundabout at Hogum Bay Road NE and Willamette Drive NE. During this time, Hogum Bay Road NE will be closed to through traffic at Willamette Drive NE until construction of the roundabout is complete. In addition, Willamette Drive NE will continue to be reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction. Motorists may experience delays and alternate routes are advised.
|LONG LAKE UNDER TOXIC BLUE-GREEN ALGAE ADVISORY  |
Posted: Friday, August 18, 2017
OLYMPIA – The Thurston County Health Department has confirmed there is a toxic blue-green algae bloom in Lacey’s Long Lake, making it unsafe for swimmers and pets. The most recent sample detected microcystin algae toxin levels at 21 micrograms per liter of water—15 micrograms above the state standard of six micrograms per liter for recreational water use.
|HOGUM BAY ROAD IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT UPDATE  |
Posted: Wednesday, August 9, 2017
LACEY, WA, August 9, 2017: Monday, August 14, contractors will begin constructing new concrete curbs and gutters throughout the entire Hogum Bay Road Improvements project site. During this time, traffic on Hogum Bay Road will be reduced to one lane and motorists may experience up to 20-minute delays. In addition, Willamette Drive, near the intersection of Hogum Bay Road, continues to be reduced to one lane in each direction for the remainder of the project. Drivers should expect major traffic impacts in this area and alternate routes are recommended.
|LACEY POLICE DEPT HOSTS 3RD ANNUAL COPS, CARS N’ KIDS EVENT SAT., AUGUST 5  |
Posted: Thursday, August 3, 2017
LACEY, WA, August 3, 2017: The Lacey Police Department invites the community to its third annual Cops, Cars N’ Kids event on Saturday, August 5, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. This free community event is held at the Lacey Police Department, 420 College Street SE.