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Posted on: August 3, 2021

Cardboard & Glass Recycling Bins Relocated

The City has moved the cardboard and glass recycling bins from the current location to the lot adjacent to City Hall, across Civic Drive (view new location).

This relocation was required due to parking lot improvements for the new Public Working Facility.

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City News
Posted on: August 2, 2021

DuPont Mayor & Council Weekly Report – July 30, 2021

Read the weekly report online by clicking here.

Read past reports here: https://www.dupontwa.gov/550/Weekly-Report

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City News
Posted on: July 26, 2021

Fourth Annual Washington State Waste Connections Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament

Grab your golf clubs and represent your city in the Fourth Annual Washington State Waste Connections Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament on August 20, 2021 at The Home Course!

The tournament kicks off at 8 AM with a breakfast buffet and includes 18 holes...

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City News
Posted on: July 26, 2021

Councilmember Kevin Ballard awarded with Advanced Certificate of Municipal Leadership

OLYMPIA, WA Kevin Ballard, Councilmember from DuPont recently received an Advanced Certificate of Municipal Leadership from the Association of Washington Cities (AWC).

AWC’s Certificate of Municipal Leadership program recognizes city and town ele...

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City News
Posted on: July 23, 2021

Public Hearing on Proposed Amendments to the 2021 Comp Plan

The Planning Commission will host a virtual public hearing on Monday, August 9, 2021 at 6 PM. 

The purpose of this public hearing is for the Planning Commission to receive comments from the public, both written and oral, regarding the proposed Com...

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City News
Posted on: July 22, 2021

From the Desk of the Police Chief: New WA Laws Affecting Policing

During this past legislative session in Olympia, several bills were passed into law.  Of these, many were focused on criminal justice reform.  These new laws will go into effect July 25, 2021, and will alter how Washington law enforcemen...

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City News
Posted on: July 13, 2021

City of DuPont Online Services Survey

We need your input on City online services! 
We are currently reimagining what city services look like post-COVID, having learned that many of you prefer convenient online services and the option ...
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City News
Posted on: June 23, 2021

Council Appoints Brad Martin as Fire Chief

Mayor Ron Frederick nominated and Council appointed Brad Martin as the Fire Chief for the DuPont Fire Department.

Mr. Martin has almost 40 years of fire service experience. He began as a volunteer firefighter with the City of Benicia Fire Department in Cal...

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City News
Posted on: June 21, 2021

The DuPont Police Department Partners with Cordico to Provide Wellness App to Personnel

DuPont, WA (June 21, 2021) – The DuPont Police Department (DPD) will utilize technology to help personnel build resilience and avoid the negative long-term effects of high job-related stress, while also connecting with the public they serve. 

Ment...

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City News
Posted on: June 15, 2021

DuPont Police Department Recruiting Video

From the Desk of the Chief:  The DPD Recruiting Video is Here!

Over the past two years, Team DPD has been working hard on trying to update and modernize every aspect of your police department.  This effort has included embracing new, best...

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City News
Posted on: May 10, 2021

Steilacoom Historical School District Food Service Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Gwen Miller 

Telephone: 253.983.2203

E-Mail: gmiller@steilacoom.k12.wa.us

The Steilacoom Historical School District announces the sponsorship of the Summer Food Service Program for children. M...

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City News
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Fireworks are only Permitted on July 4th from 6:00 PM - 11:59 PM

Fourth of July is almost upon us! Just a reminder, that fireworks are permitted only between the hours of 6:00 PM – 11:59 PM on July 4th (DMC 9.12.020).

To report the use of illegal fireworks, please call the city’s non-emergency number...

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City News
Posted on: February 26, 2021

From the Desk of the Police Chief: WA Supreme Court Ruling on Drug Possession

Yesterday the Washington State Supreme Court ruled that RCW 69.50.4013 - Possession of a Controlled Substance, is unconstitutional.  This means, effective immediately, “simple drug possession” by itself is no longer a circumstance in which DuPont...

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City News
Posted on: January 26, 2021

New number connects callers to non-emergency police, fire, and medical assitance

New number connects callers to non-emergency police, fire, and medical assistance

South Sound 911 has a new non-emergency phone number: 253-287-4455. 

This number – or its in-state toll-free counterpart, 800-562-9800 – should be called instead of 9...

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City News
Posted on: January 22, 2021

It is time to renew your pet’s annual license tags!

It is time to renew your pet’s annual license tags! Pet tags are annual and expire at the end of the year. Tags are not pro-rated. All dogs and cats residing in DuPont that are 3 months of age or older need to be licensed. If this is your first ...

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City News
Posted on: January 13, 2021

2020 State of the City


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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: 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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