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Kenworth Northwest Groundbreaking

More Good News for Economic Development in Lakewood: Kenworth Northwest will break ground next Friday, November 9th at 11:00 a.m. This new big truck sales and service center will be located at 12507 Pacific Highway SW, just south of Bridgeport way. Come out and join us welcome this new company! The store is projected to open for business May 2013.

Lakewood Police Recruiting

The Lakewood Police Department is looking for new entry-level recruits. Applications will be accepted starting November 5th. More information is available at www.JoinLakewoodPD.com .

There will be a Police Department Open House on Sunday November 4th from 1pm to 4pm.

Coffee with the Mayor - October 12, 2012

Please join me for Coffee with the Mayor on Friday, October 12, 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 U.S. Air Force COL R. Wyn Elder, Commander, 62nd Airlift Wing, who will provide an update of the 62nd.

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

Sounder Service between Lakewood and Seattle

Starting Oct. 8, Sounder began offering first-class, reliable service between Lakewood and Seattle. New stops are Lakewood and South Tacoma and it continues to downtown Tacoma, Puyallup, Sumner, Auburn, Kent, Tukwila and Seattle. Trains have plush seating, outlets for computers, bicycle storage, restrooms and fantastic views. Information related to schedules, fares, and so forth can be found here: http://www.soundtransit.org/rider-community/rider-news/lakewood-south-tacoma-sounder-service.xml .

Sound Transit hosted a ribbon-cutting event on October 6th to celebrate the Sounder’s arrival in Lakewood. Check out the City’s Facebook page to see the photos posted (on October 8th): http://www.facebook.com/LakewoodWA

Coffee with the Mayor - September 14, 2012

Please join me for Coffee with the Mayor on Friday, September 14, 2012 at 7:30 a.m. We will meet in the Resource Center at St. Clare Hospital, 4908 112th Street SW, in Lakewood.

Our first guest speaker will be U.S. Army LTC Jody Miller, Deputy Commanding Officer, from the 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division (Stryker) who will provide an update of the 4/2.

Following his presentation, Katherine "KC" Carlson, from the Department of Veterans Affairs will give a presentation.

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