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Posted on: May 20, 2019

A Summer Competition Continues with the Pacific Northwest Girls & Boys Junior PGA Championship

As the summer heats up, both female and male junior golfers hope their golf game does too as they prepare for the 2019 Pacific Northwest Section Girls Junior PGA Championship and the 2019 Pacific Northwest Section Boys Junior PGA Championship. The Champio...

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Press Release
Posted on: May 17, 2019

Updated: Street and Utility Valve Repair Work Center Drive, Tuesday, 5/21/19

The City will be performing utility valve and street repair work on Center Drive Tuesday5/21/19.

•Location 1:  Center Drive and McNeil Street Intersection. 
•Expect single lane closure from 8 am to 10 am.
•Locati...
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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Memorial Day Ceremony

The City of DuPont’s Memorial Day Ceremony will take place on Monday, May 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM at Ross Plaza.

William S. Reeder, Jr., Ph.D. Colonel, U.S. Army (Retired) will serve as the Keynote Speaker. Colonel Reeder, an Army veteran, retired...
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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Arbor Day Foundation Names DuPont Tree City USA for the 10th Year

The City of DuPont was named a 2018 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation. This is the 10th year in a row that DuPont has received this title!

DuPont achieved Tree City USA recognition by meeting the program's four requirements: a tree board or departm...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

Partial Lane Closures; Center Drive and International Place

Monday 5/13/19 through 8/30/19 will have intermittent single lane closures at the intersection of Center Drive and International Place.

This developer installed work includes new traffic signal lights, pedestrian crossing signals, cross walk, curb ramps,...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

May - August Recreation Guide

Parks & Recreation is so excited to release the 2019 Summer Recreation Guide! Click here for concerts, classes and summer trips. We look forward to seeing you at many of the upcoming events throughout the city. Enjoy this beautiful weather this weeken...
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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Community Center Meeting Schedule

It’s time! Calling all DuPont residents! The City of DuPont is kicking off a very public process to gather community input on the possibility of voting and building a Community Center. Thomas Architectural Studios will be on site to gather commu...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Shoreline Master Program Open House

The City of DuPont is undertaking a periodic review of its Shoreline Master Plan (SMP).  The current SMP was adopted by the City in February 2013.  The Shoreline Management Act (SMA) requires each SMP be reviewed and revised on an eight-...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

TAS hired for Community Center Feasibility Study

Thomas Architecture Studios (TAS) is an architect firm out of Olympia. The City hired them not only for their expertise in architecture but for their ability to do outreach to our community. This outreach is to receive input from residents to develop a Co...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Shoreline Master Program Public Participation

The City of DuPont is undertaking a periodic review of its Shoreline Master Program (SMP). The current SMP was adopted by the City in February 2013. The Shoreline Management Act (SMA) requires each SMP be reviewed and revised on an eight-year schedule est...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

City of DuPont Earns 2019 WellCity Award

For the eighth year in a row DuPont has earned the AWC (Association of Washington Cities) WellCity Award. The AWC Employee Benefit Trust’s annual WellCity Awards recognize members that meet nine best practice standards for employee health promot...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

2019 DuPont's Vision, Mission, Goals, and Objectives

Click below to view the PowerPoint. 

http://dupontwa.gov/DocumentCenter/View/2717
Posted on: March 29, 2019

Approximately 200 New Trees to be planted along DuPont-Steilacoom Rd

Arborists from both the City and Panattoni Development, the developer of the property at the northwest corner Center Dr., inspected trees in the public right-of-way along DuPont-Steilacoom Rd.  The expert arborists concluded that about 100 of the...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

AA Rating for DuPont’s Water & Stormwater Revenue Bonds

The City of DuPont is in the process of issuing Water & Stormwater Revenue Bonds to finance three capital improvements a new Public Works Facility, the Hoffman Hill Reservoir Corrosion Protection, and an Automatic Meter Reading System. As part of the ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

South Sound 911 launches text-to-911 service in Pierce County

If you cannot safely place a voice call to 911, you can now text for emergency police, fire or medical aid in Pierce County. South Sound 911’s launch of text-to-911 service today provides the community – including the Deaf, hard of hea...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Assistant Chief of Police to Resign

City of DuPont Assistant Chief of Police Ted Jackson has announced his resignation effective April 15th, 2019. Assistant Chief Jackson was instrumental in supporting the successful transition of a new police administration and department leadersh...

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Press Release
Posted on: March 22, 2019

KOMO Interview

Paris Jackson from KOMO News interviewed Mayor Courts, Chief Newman, and Sergeant Cummings about the impact an incident on I-5 has on DuPont and mitigation measures that affect Center Dr. The City along with other agencies are working together to have a c...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Alternate Routes around DuPont

If you are south of DuPont and your destination is north of DuPont:  (Wide Detour)

Take Exit 116 (Mounts Rd) and go south on Mounts Rd/Old Pacific Hwy. Follow to Reservation Road where you will turn left and follow to Hwy 510 to Yelm, Fro...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Public Works Facility

There’s been some discussion about the development of the new Public Works facility. Here is some background information that I hope you find helpful.

General Background:

Currently, Public Works (PW) is housed in the Historic Village. The current...

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

City Council Passes Community Center Study

On February 12, 2019 the City Council passed the Planning and Conceptual Design Funds for the DuPont Community Center.

Funds will provide consultant services to host public meetings, collect community input, develop multiple conceptual designs, develop sp...

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Press Release
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Mayor's 2019 "State of the City Address"

January 8, 2019

Good evening and Happy New Year to all Stakeholders of DuPont; homeowners, residents, employees and businesses,

First, let me characterize the State of Our City as strong and vibrant. 2018 was a dynamic year with growth and progress in ma...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Updated City Zoning Map

Below is the link to the updated City Zoning Map approved at the City Council Special Meeting on November 20, 2018. http://dupontwa.gov/DocumentCenter/View/2624Read on...
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Andrew Takata Confirmed as City Administrator

Mayor Mike Courts nominated and City Council confirmed Andrew Takata as the next City Administrator for the City of DuPont.

Mr. Takata’s experience in municipal government spans more than 35 years with over 20 years as a City Manager. He has serv...

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Press Release
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Douglas Newman Confirmed as Police Chief

Mayor Mike Courts nominated and City Council confirmed Douglas Newman as the next Police Chief for the City of DuPont.

Mr. Newman has over 23 years of experience in law enforcement and was most recently a Commander of the Port of Seattle Police Department....

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Press Release
Posted on: December 3, 2018

City of DuPont gets a Clean Audit

The Washington State Auditor’s Office performed the Accountability Audit and Financial Statement Audit for 2017. There were no findings in the audit.

“We’re very proud of the audit results. We’re committed as a City...

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Press Release
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Homelessness is a Housing Crisis

Click the link below to view presentations by Tess Colby - Manager, Community Services Division, Pierce County.  Homelessness is a Housing Crisis Presentation Housing Affordability Roundtable PresentationRead on...
Posted on: August 1, 2018

Recreational Facilities and Programming Survey Results

The Community Center Report prepared by Jonathan Pierce and Megan Hillyard for the City of DuPont and P.A.R.C.S - DuPont are available to view. 

Thank to everyone who participated in survey!  Recreational Facilities and Progr...Read on...

Posted on: December 20, 2016

City Legislative Priorities for County Council

The following letter is the city's legislative priorities for the county council.

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Posted on: December 20, 2016

City Legislative Priorities for State Representatives

The following letter is the city's legislative priorities for our state representatives.

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Posted on: December 20, 2016

City Legislative Priorities for Federal Representatives

The following letter is the city's legislative priorities for our federal representatives.

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