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Café Banana Fundrasier for 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes'

Café Banana week for the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event fundraiser is Sunday, April 8th through Thursday, April 12th. 20% of all gross sales for that period of time will go to Rebuilding Hope Sexual Assault Center of Pierce County.

 

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2012

Help us reach our 2012 goal of $60,000!
Each walker must raise a minimum of $30 to participate.

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Coffee with the Mayor - April 13, 2012

Please join me for Coffee with the Mayor on Friday, April 13, 2012 at 7:30 a.m. We will meet in the Resource Center at St. Clare Hospital, 4908 112th Street SW, in Lakewood.

Our guest speaker will be Assistant Police Chief Mike Zaro who will give a presentation called "LPD Professional Development Innovations".

If you have any questions, please contact Executive Assistant Deanne Wegmann at (253) 589-2489. I hope to see you there!

Mayor Douglas G. Richardson

Coffee with the Mayor

Please join me for Coffee with the Mayor on Friday, March 9, 2012 at 7:30 a.m. We will meet in the Resource Center at St. Clare Hospital, 4908 112th Street SW, in Lakewood.

Our guest speakers will be Economic Development Director Ellie Chambers-Grady and Economic Specialist Becky Newton who will provide us with an update on economic development projects in Lakewood.

If you have any questions, please contact Deanne Wegmann at (253) 589-2489. I hope to see you there!

Mayor Douglas G. Richardson

Lakewood City Council Recognizes Student Athletes

At the March 5, 2012 Council Meeting, the Lakewood City Council honored the outstanding athletic performance of four Clover Park School District students. Zach Banner, who was named first team All American offensive lineman in football; Izaic Yorks who was ranked 5th in the nation in cross country by ESPN; Cedric Dozier named honorable mention All American all-purpose athlete in football; and Kiaya Van Scoyoc for being the 2012 State Girls Wrestling Champion in the 155 pound division—a first girls’ state wrestling title at Lakes High School and in Clover Park School District.

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Lakewood Chosen by "Today in America"

The City of Lakewood has been chosen by Today in America , hosted by Terry Bradshaw to be featured in their New Urbanism to Live Work and Play series. Our Economic Development team has begun work with the producers and main script writer to prepare for filming this May. The feature is expected to air across the nation in late Summer or early Fall 2012.