Pierce County administrative offices open during normal business hours.
Executive Dammeier has declared an end to the inclement weather period. The County will be fully operational beginning Wednesday, February 13.
Road Alerts Map
View current roadway obstructions that we are monitoring, such as water over the roadway, mudslides and downed trees, by viewing theRoad Alerts Map. Some issues may result in lane closures and road closures.
Please note that not all roadway obstructions appear on this map such as most traffic accidents, construction/utility work, short-term maintenance work, or issues that have not been reported to us.
August 15 - On the Foothills Trail, the pin pile bridge between Buckley and South Prairie is closed in both directions due to a fallen tree. Our crew is working hard to clear the debris and restore access.
Areas of Spanaway lake with algae are unsafe for people and pets. Toxic algae signs have been posted at Spanaway Park. Please visit the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department website for more information about algae conditions.
Help us identify neighborhoods to plow by calling (253) 798-8888 and giving your address. The hotline is available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
For unincorporated Pierce County only.
Pierce County Alert
Sign up for alerts from Pierce County's Department of Emergency Management.
Learn how to make an emergency kit and create an emergency plan.
The American Red Cross and Pierce County Emergency Management decide when and where to open shelters. People are encouraged to bring personal comfort items, medications and toiletries to shelters. Pets are not allowed; owners are responsible for making alternative arrangements in advance.
To find out if a shelter is open and where it is located, call Pierce County Emergency Management: (253) 798-7470.
Pierce Transit provides transportation to shelters. Please call (253) 581-8000 for more information.