Tag Archives: Water Department

Hoquiam outsources ambulance billing, drops resident write-off

We try harder in Hoquiam

No more special treatment for Hoquiam residents when it comes to ambulance billing. The Hoquiam City Council last night adopted a new ordinance that outsources that department, and standardizes rates. Resident Dave Forbes said during the public comment period “I

Aberdeen removing water fountain statue for repairs

Heaven Man and Earth - built in 1977 by George Tsutakawa

The city of Aberdeen is removing the fountain statue in front of City Hall, Parks Director Karl Harris tells us it’s going out for repairs. “The statue was originally built by George Tsutakawa; Gerry Tsutakawa his son has come down

Hoquiam begins flushing 61 miles of water line for fire hydrants


Flushing is scheduled to begin April 28 and will continue until June 13, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday. The distribution system contains 61 miles of pipe, and it is expected to take approximately one month to complete

Two rescued from Beacon Hill house fire in Hoquiam

HFD at Hoquiam fire on Beacon Hill

A volunteer firefighter, and Hoquiam Police Chief Jeff Myers evacuated two elderly people from a Beacon Hill home as flames and smoke were visible from across the harbor yesterday afternoon. Fire Chief Paul Dean reports no injuries “We had an

Stolen city truck found after parking complaint filed with the city of Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, Wash. - The City of Aberdeen found its stolen truck, it turned up after a homeowner called to complain that it had been parked in front of his house for the past 5 days. Aberdeen Police report minimal damage

Le Mays Garbage Truck Rolls Over in Hoquiam

On Wednesday 2/25/09 at about 1:00 PM Hoquiam police responded to the report of an overturned truck at Bay Avenue and 23rd Street. When officers arrived on the scene they saw a 1997 Le Mays garbage truck on his side