A farewell celebration for retiring Thurston County Commissioner Sandra Romero will be from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Dec. 2 in Room 280, Building 1, at the Thurston County Courthouse, 2000 Lakeridge Drive SW, Olympia. The event is open to the public.
Romero, a Democrat, has served on the three-member Board of County Commissioners since 2009. She previously served 12 years in the state House of Representatives and is a former member of the Olympia City Council.
Retired Sheriff Gary Edwards was recently elected to replace Romero in the District No. 2 seat, which represents Yelm, Lacey and the eastern portion of Thurston County.
Refreshments will be provided at the reception.
For more information, contact Becca Pilcher at 360-786-5747 or firstname.lastname@example.org.