Figure Skating Championships, DUI task force's taxi program kicks-off Sept. 28, County ferry system saves $137,770 in fuel costs, Non-peak season Pierce County ferry rates, schedule starts October 1, Brookdale Road sewer main replacement project starts Oct. 1, Construction on sewer pipe along Grandview Drive W begins this week, Video News: Airport opens restaurant, Fife hires Olympian, and more, Celebrate the annual return of salmon to South Prairie Creek Sept. 21, Tiny Tots Indoor Playground re-opened at the Lakewood Community Center, Video News: Tacoma Art Museum breaks ground, jail faces layoffs, and more, 500 vehicles expected at Sept. 28 Classic Car & Truck Show, Pierce County earns national recognition for Mobile App Internship, PCTV moves to Bates Technical College under new partnership, Executive selects Tony Tipton as Parks and Recreation Director, Portion of trail along Chambers Creek Road to temporarily close, Crews to repair pavement on Canyon Road East Sept. 9-14, Third annual Pierce County Citizenship Celebration, Homeowners invited to free workshops on managing stormwater systems, Third round of Tacoma Narrows Airport master plan meetings scheduled for Sept. 4, Video News: Link celebrates 10 years, new boat named for fallen officer, and more, See heavy machinery up close at Touch-A-Truck event on Sept. 7, Jody Woodcock headed to D.C. for 1-year FEMA fellowship, Section of 52nd Street East to be resurfaced Aug. 22-23; motorists should expect delays, Construction to partially close intersection at Wollochet Drive NW and Fillmore Drive NW Aug. 23-25, Wastewater treatment plant receives “Outstanding Performance” award from state, Video News: Recovery program gives addicts new life, Tacoma Link celebrates 10 years, and more, 37th Street Northwest boat launch on Wollochet Bay closed Aug. 19-23, Turn lane to be added on Chambers Creek Road at 64th Street West, Section of 70th Avenue East to be reduced to one lane Aug. 17 for asphalt repairs, Video News: National Night Out heals one community, planned power outage in Steilacoom, and more, State urban forestry restoration project focuses on Swan Creek Park, North Warren Street Bridge in Roy to be replaced; four-month closure starts Aug. 12, Partial walking trail closure on Chambers Creek Road, Video News: Sales tax revenue could help bus riders, fundraiser supports domestic violence, and more, 2013 Primary Election Results Release Schedule, Foothills Trail near Crocker Trailhead to close periodically due to levee maintenance, County Council to consider protecting shooting ranges during Aug. 13 meeting in Orting, Tacoma Narrows Airport runway rehabilitation complete, Countywide Stage 1 burn ban effective July 29, Video News: Fife celebrates widening of 70th Avenue, public boat ramps get an overhaul, and more, A Street KPS boat launch in Home open following ramp rehabilitation, Video News: Pierce County hosts the Aerospace Summit, U.S. Open hospitality sales begin, and more, Tacoma Narrows Airport runway to close at night for final phase of rehabilitation, Demand for worker training focus of 2nd Pierce County Aerospace Summit, Pierce County to host 2nd Aerospace Summit in July, Video News: Land use rules for marijuana, fly with the Fosdick Flyers, and more, Pierce County wins national awards for voter project and emergency mobile app, Workshop prepares businesses for the Affordable Care Act, Projects underway to reduce flood risk along the Puyallup River, Verizon Foundation awards grant for Family Justice Center services, Work starts in July on Larchmont Wetland Reserve in Midland, Hospitality sales begin for 2015 U.S. Open at Chambers Bay, 2 week closure of A Street KPS boat launch in Home planned; ramp to be rehabilitated, Video News: Questions answered about hosting the U.S. Open, new trend for property values, and more, PCTV airs U.S. Open presentation to County Council, County Council appoints McCann, Muri to vacant seats, County Council blocks pot industry until rules are ready, Parts of Chambers Creek beach to close during removal of pilings, Emergency Management recommends 'cooling' centers to avoid excessive heat, New project on 176th Street East begins in early July, Film explores depths of what makes us who we are, Low tides will affect Pierce County ferry service July 2-11, Niagara Bottling, LLC to create jobs with new plant in Frederickson, Pierce, Kitsap counties compete to cut costs in “Energy Challenge”, McMillin Bridge headed for Pierce County Register of Historic Places, Parents arrested for hosting teen grad drinking party, Wings & Wheels back July 6 with aircraft, cars, motorcycles, Tacoma Narrows Airport runway reopens after rehabilitation work, County Council invites public to learn about 2015 U.S. Open preparations, Learn about Brookdale Road sewer main replacement project at June 20 open house, Video News: How to sign up for health coverage, public meeting about the U.S. Open, and more, Crystal Judson Family Justice Center awarded Avon Foundation for Women grant, State urban forestry restoration project targets Spanaway Park, Video News: New home construction is booming, jail faces pod closures, and more, Get the facts about sun safety before summer arrives, Executive McCarthy appoints Ginny Dale as HR director, Workshop offers information and resources on Parkinson’s Disease, Second round of Tacoma Narrows Airport master plan meetings scheduled for June 5, Advisory: Process for filling vacant Senate seat, Auditor announces 3-day filing period for open seats, Executive McCarthy’s statement about the passing of Sen. Carrell, Video News: Ride on the county's new patrol boat, campaign to stop Lake Tapps drownings, and more, Tyler Salsbury captures 48th annual Puget Sound Amateur, Low tides will affect Pierce County ferry service May 22-29, Celebrate completion of 112th Street East projects on May 29, Flemming, Figueroa elected to leadership of Rainier Communications Commission, County Executive pleased as Sen. Conway's mental competency bill signed into law, Video News: Active shooter drill, EnCon molds Seattle tunnel, and more, Seattle tunnel project creates jobs in Pierce County, Responders from 21 emergency response agencies to participate in water rescue exercises, Lake Tapps community and Cascade team up to promote Swimsafe, May 22, Giving thanks for jurors who make important decisions in our community, Control tower at Tacoma Narrows Airport to remain open until Sept. 30, Executive seeks applicants for Ethics Commission vacancy, Video News: The White House honors Pierce County Library, tax breaks you should know about, and more, Auditor seeks appointment of “Against” committee members for voter guide, Pierce County Library System to receive national medal, Deadline looms to register for Puget Sound Amateur golf championship, Emergency Management wins top award for school safety program, Video News: Link Light Rail heading south, Sumner's gettting a new YMCA, and more, Homeowners invited to May 8 workshop on septic system maintenance, Cops step-up Cinco de Mayo DUI and liquor enforcement, Turn off, unplug and scale back: Pierce County challenges Kitsap County over energy reduction, Video News: Tribute to victims of crime, Crystal Judson Family Center needs your help, and more, Pierce County to work on reducing all waste, not just food waste, Intersection at 176th Street East and 22nd Avenue East to close this weekend, Let the Remann Hall plant sale add some color to your life, Executive McCarthy elected president of Puget Sound Regional Council, Council schedules in-district meetings in 3 communities, Borrow a fish-friendly car wash kit for your next fundraiser, Executive McCarthy hails State Farm decision as latest sign of region’s economic vitality, Video News: New transit service in Pierce County, major I-5 ramp closure, and more, Turn in unused or expired medicines on April 27, Runway rehabilitation at Tacoma Narrows Airport starts April 29, Birthday party leads to 24 underage drinking arrests, Puyallup River Clean-Up seeks volunteers on April 20, Motorists should take action so they “Don’t Drip and Drive”, Executive McCarthy selects Lowell Porter to lead Emergency Management, Milroy Bridge over Puyallup River to close April 17 for inspection, Work on Wollochet Drive NW resumes April 15, Forum provides opportunity for caregivers to brainstorm, After remodel, Sprinker center cuts energy use in half, FAA delays closure of contract control tower at Tacoma Narrows Airport until June 15, Video News: Schedule your court hearing online, shoreline rules for waterfront property, and more, Pierce County team receives Open Government Award, Community Cafe's will help guide services in Pierce County, Board of Equalization alternate member vacancy, Annual county roadside herbicide applications start April 8, Video News: The Bomb Squad called to the Port, Tacoma Narrows will lose its tower, and more, District Court now offers self-scheduling for infraction hearings, Foothills Trail users can discuss impacts from upcoming construction April 6, Universal Design Workshop shows how to stay at home, FAA to close contract control tower at Tacoma Narrows Airport, Video News: Grant program gives the gift of heat, Chambers Bay makes some changes, and more, Pierce County lowers flags in memory of former Governor and Executive Booth Gardner, Agencies to hold counter-terrorism exercise at Port of Tacoma March 22, Executive McCarthy's statement on the passing of Booth Gardner, Video News: Tacoma Narrows could lose its tower, companies are moving to Pierce County, and more, Video News: Major companies moving to Pierce County, 3D technology available soon, and more, Free special needs transportation expands in rural Pierce County, Sequestration may close FAA contract control tower at Tacoma Narrows Airport, Forum offers tips for businesses to combat cyber crime, Going to – and leaving – the hospital takes planning, Video News: JBLM shows off new attack helicopter, what a new flood plans means for you, and more, Video News: County's newest K-9 cop, cyber crime targets small businesses, and more, Apply for a landmarks preservation grant by April 15, Auditor’s Office seeks appointment of voter pamphlet “Against” committee members, Property tax payment envelopes missing return address, Celebrate completion of Key Center crosswalk Feb. 27, Video News: What has the SWAT team in Puyallup, long lines for concealed pistol licenses, and more, New compactors reduce waste and increase efficiency at Pierce County facilities, Free composting classes teach how to reduce waste at home, Olympians Rachael Flatt and Ben Agosto join local skaters in ice show, Video News: How public safety handles mental illness, landlords say "no" to smokers, and more, Flood-prone house to be used for SWAT training exercise Feb. 8, Preventing cyber crime and identity theft at your business, "Drive sober or get pulled over" Super Bowl weekend, Film explores Alzheimer’s from the inside, Jobs float in, SR 520 pontoons float out: Tacoma pontoon construction boosts local economy, Learn about wastewater treatment plant expansion at Jan. 31 open house.