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Posted on: February 9, 2016

Sequim City Council Completes Performance Review of City Manager Charlie Bush

SEQUIM—The Sequim City Council completed a performance review of City Manager Charlie Bush during an Executive Session on Saturday, February 6, 2016.

The Council used a rating system of 1-10, with 8 representing “very good,” 9 representing “excellent...Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2016

The City of Sequim Seeks Volunteers for Coordinator and Concierge Positions

SEQUIM – The City of Sequim is looking for a Volunteer to serve as the coordinator for the Community Volunteer programs. The Volunteer Coordinator, under the direction of the City Clerk, will develop and manage the City of Sequim Volunteer Program and ...Read on...

Posted on: February 3, 2016

Call for Entries for Black and White Art

SEQUIM—The City Arts Advisory Commission (CAAC) is seeking entries of black and white art, in any medium, for the next exhibit to be displayed in the lobby of the Civic Center, located at 152 W. Cedar Street.

The art pieces must be no larger than 36”...Read on...

Posted on: February 1, 2016

Dedication Ceremony for Bobbi Burkett Memorial Sculpture at Sequim Civic Center

SEQUIM—The City Arts Advisory Commission will hold a dedication ceremony on Friday, February 5, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. to commemorate the installation of a glass art sculpture, in memory of Bobbi Burkett, at the Sequim Civic Center, located at 152 W. Cedar S...Read on...

Posted on: February 1, 2016

Sequim Police K-9 Officer to Undergo Surgery

SEQUIM- The Sequim Police Department’s sole canine, Chase, is expected to undergo surgery in early February to remove a possibly cancerous mass near his lower intestine.

Chase joined the Sequim Police Department in early 2008 and has served the depar...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2016

City of Sequim 2016 Music in the Park - Call for Bands

The City of Sequim is now accepting applications for bands to perform at the 2016 season of Music in the Park, held on Tuesday evenings from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. from June 28 through August 30 at the James Center for the Performing Arts located at the...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2016

Armed Robbery Occurs in Sequim

SEQUIM--In the early morning hours of Friday, January 29, 2016 a robbery occurred at the Sequim West Motel in Sequim. The victim reported that a person he knew knocked on the door of his rented room at about 3:45 AM. When he answered the door an armed m...Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2016

The City of Sequim Receives State Revolving Fund Loans for Capital Projects

SEQUIM—The City of Sequim has received low interest loans from the Washington State Revolving Fund (SRF) to help support water, sewer, and storm water capital projects. The loans rely on the buying power of the State and municipal partnerships to reduce ...Read on...

Posted on: January 12, 2016

Sequim Council Passes Resolution Supporting Sequim School District’s Improvement and Replacement

The Sequim City Council heard input from students, citizens, and the Sequim School District, before adopting a resolution that supports the Sequim School District’s Improvement and Replacement Plan at the January 11, 2016 City Council Meeting. The Sequi...Read on...

Posted on: January 11, 2016

City of Sequim is Accepting Applications for the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board

SEQUM – The Sequim City Council is seeking applicants to fill two vacancies on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board. This voluntary board meets once per month and advises the City Council on issues involving City parks and public spaces. One term e...Read on...

Posted on: January 8, 2016

Sequim Police Arrest Man for Sexual Exploitation of a Minor

SEQUIM-- On the evening of January 6th 2016 the Sequim Police Department arrested a 34 year old Sequim man for the sexual exploitation of a minor, a six year old boy. The incident occurred in a home they lived in together in the 800 block of East Alder ...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2016

Sequim City Council Elects Mayor and Deputy Mayor

SEQUIM—The Sequim City Council elected Dennis Smith as Mayor and Ted Miller as Deputy Mayor at a Special City Council Meeting on Monday, January 4, 2016. The City Mayor presides at City Council meetings and represents the City at ceremonial and intergo...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2016

Sequim City Council Appoints Bob Lake as New Council Member

SEQUIM—The Sequim City Council voted to appoint Bob Lake to fill the vacancy on the Council left by the resignation of Ken Hays at a special council meeting on January 4, 2016. The decision was made after interviewing the four candidates that had applied...Read on...

Posted on: December 28, 2015

Three Dimensional Sculpture Exhibit to Open at Sequim Civic Center

SEQUIM—An exhibit of three-dimensional sculptures will open in the lobby of the Sequim Civic Center, 152 W. Cedar Street, on Friday, January 8, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. as part of the Sequim Art Walk.

The exhibit includes 19 pieces of artwork in a variety o...Read on...

Posted on: December 21, 2015

Sequim Public Works Department to Begin Grease Trap Inspection Program

Beginning in January 2016, the City of Sequim Public Works Department will begin the annual grease trap inspection program on any business or organization within the city limits that has a commercial grade kitchen. This will include, but may not be lim...Read on...

Posted on: December 16, 2015

Sequim City Council Approves Contract with YMCA

SEQUIM – The Sequim City Council has approved a three-year, $30,000 per year contract with the Olympic Peninsula YMCA to provide youth-activity services at the Sequim Aquatic Recreation Center (SARC). The decision was made at the December 14, 2015 City...Read on...

Posted on: December 1, 2015

Sequim is Accepting Applications for the AWC Center for Quality Communities Scholarship Fund

The City of Sequim is now accepting applications for the Association of Washington Cities (AWC) Center for Quality Communities Scholarship Fund. The scholarship is available through a statewide competitive process for students who are actively engaged i...Read on...

Posted on: November 25, 2015

City of Sequim to Add Parking and Improve Vehicle Circulation at the Water Reuse Demonstration Site

SEQUIM – The Sequim City Council has unanimously approved $140,000 in the 2016 budget to support the development of 60 - 70 additional parking stalls and improve vehicle circulation at the Water Reuse Demonstration Site north of Carrie Blake Park, and t...Read on...

Posted on: November 12, 2015

City of Sequim Saves in Electrial Costs with Installation of LED Units in Street Lamps

SEQUIM – The City of Sequim Public Works crew continues to replace the bulbs in City street lamps with energy efficient light-emitting diode (LED) units as a way to reduce energy costs.

In 2013, 26 units were installed in the large lamps that focus o...Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2015

Sequim Police Warns of Phone Scam

SEQUIM—The Sequim Police Department is experiencing an increased number of reports of phone scams. The callers are claiming to be from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and demanding payment for money owed. The public is advised to be cautious and to...Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2015

Navy Has a Hotline for Concerns and Questions

Due to recent complaints to the Sequim City Council regarding noise generated from Naval Growler training flight patterns over the Sequim-Dungeness Valley, members of the Sequim City Council and City staff visited the Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Islan...Read on...

Posted on: September 4, 2015

Dedication Plaque Installed at Sequim Civic Center 9/11 Memorial

The dedication plaque has been installed at the 9/11 Memorial, located at base of the flag poles at the Sequim Civic Center Community Plaza, 152 West Cedar Street, honoring the 2983 victims that lost their lives on September 11, 2001

The memorial inclu...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2014

City of Sequim Releases New Tourism Video

The City of Sequim has released a new tourism video to enhance the marketing efforts to bring more visitors to Sequim. The video is titled “How Do You Say Sequim?” playing on how often the name of the City is mispronounced. In addition to saying “Sequim...Read on...

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Posted on: March 19, 2013

City of Sequim and the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce Plan “Sequim Out of Doors"

The City of Sequim and the Tourism Committee of the Sequim-Dungeness Valley Chamber of Commerce are partnering together to produce a new tourist event “Sequim Out of Doors,” scheduled to take place on April 12 & 13, 2014. The event will highlight all of...Read on...


Surface Water Management

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Posted on: February 5, 2016

-- Winter has settled in

... and welcoming the Storm & Surface Water Master Plan draft back to the public sphere in March!

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