Finance Director ~ Career Opportunity

Due to the announced retirement of our Finance Director, the City of Fircrest is actively seeking a qualified individual to fill this crucial role. We invite you to review the Job Description and Position Profile for detailed information.  Visit our Employment Opportunities page to apply.  The position will remain open until filled; applications…

Planning Commission Opening

Volunteer Opportunity: Planning Commission Have you ever wanted to be more involved in the development and future vision of Fircrest? Do you have an interest in the growth and feel of our neighborhoods? Consider serving on the Fircrest Planning Commission. The position is voluntary and serves a 6-year term. Applicants…

2024 Stormwater Management Program (SWMP) Plan

The City of Fircrest must create a Stormwater Management Program (SWMP) Plan as part of the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit program to regulate pollution discharge. This plan is updated annually and the latest version will be discussed at a public hearing on April 09, 2024, where the…

Power Pole Maintenance

Tacoma Power has hired a contractor to do some surveys of the utility poles around the city for the next few weeks.  The contractor is Mi-Tech and their vehicles will have the logo as well as a magnet stating they are a “Contractor for Tacoma Power.”

Asphalt Repair

Asphalt Patch will be performing asphalt repairs on South Orchard St today, Wed. 2/7. Expect delays and please be patient.  Please contact Public Works at 253-564-8900 if you have any questions.

Pierce County Small Business Grant Program

The Pierce County Small Business Strengthening & Security Matching Grant program helps small businesses located in unincorporated* Pierce County and certain cities and towns (including Fircrest) recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic become more resilient.  The grant can assist with projects that will help businesses improve the safety and security of…

2024 Calendars

We are excited to let you know the 2024 calendars are in the mail. If you would like more copies, or you do not receive one, you can stop by Fircrest City Hall or Public Works and pick them up. City Hall: 115 Ramsdell St, Fircrest WA 98466 Public Works:…

2024 Utility Billing Rate Increases

2024 Utility Billing Rate Increases On November 28, 2023, the City Council held a public hearing to receive comments on a Proposed Water Rate Adjustment. On December 12, 2023, the City Council adopted a 4.5% water rate increase.  The new rates are effective February 1, 2024, and you will notice…