Our Commission meetings are live streamed at Mason Web TV and we will accept public comment via email – msmith@masoncountywa.gov; or mail to Commissioners Office, 411 North 5th Street, Shelton, WA 98584; or call 360-427-9670 ext. 419. If you need to listen to the Commission meeting via your telephone, please provide your telephone number to the Commissioners’ office no later than 4 p.m. the Friday before the meeting.

  • Week of June 24th, 2024 - Briefing Meeting Agenda
  • Week of June 24th, 2024 - Briefing Meeting Packet
  • No Regular Meetings Scheduled

    • 06/04/2024 - News Release - 2025 Mason County Comprehensive Plan Community Vision Survey - Mason County is in the process of evaluating and updating the County Comprehensive Plan and Development Regulations as required per the Growth Management Act under RCW 36.70A.130. Additional information is needed from the public to help shape the direction of the Comprehensive Plan and how Mason County communities take shape over the 2025 to 2045 period. The Community Vision Survey can be found at: bit.ly/masoncountycvs
    • 06/04/2024 - News Release - Notice of Funding Availability - Homeless Response System - Mason County Public Health and Human Services is soliciting applications to 1) further develop and expand programs in the Homeless Response System and for 2) facilitation and consulting services for the development of a 5-year homeless response plan. Funding is from July 1, 2024, through June 30, 2025. Applications are due no later than 4:00 PM on Friday, June 28, 2024.
    • 05/20/2024 - News Release - Mason County Fire Protection District No. 12 Commissioner Vacancies

      The Board of Mason County Commissioners is seeking individuals interested in serving as a Mason County Fire Protection District No. 12 Commissioner (FPD # 12) for Position 1 and 3. The appointed persons shall serve until qualified individuals are elected in 2025. For verification of eligibility, please contact the Mason County Auditor’s Office Elections Department (360) 427-9670 ext. 470. The Mason County Commissioners have scheduled a special meeting for Friday, May 24, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. to interview applicants and potentially appoint two individuals to serve as Mason County Fire Protection District No. 12 Commissioners. Parties interested in being appointed to these positions may obtain an application at the Mason County Commissioner’s Office at 411 N 5th Street, Shelton; call (360) 427-9670 ext. 419; or contact McKenzie Smith, Clerk of the Board at msmith@masoncountywa.gov. Please submit your application to the County Commissioner’s Office or Clerk of the Board no later than noon on Thursday, May 23, 2024.

    • 05/10/2024 - News Release - Solid Waste Free Dump Vouchers - Free solid waste dump vouchers will be handed out for the Eells Hill Transfer Station at the following locations on a first-come first-serve basis:
      • Youth Connection of Belfair, Monday-Friday from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., 23299 NE Highway 3, Belfair
      • Youth Connection of Shelton, Monday-Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 123 S 2nd Street, Shelton
      • Mason County, Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., 411 N 5th Street, Shelton
      Vouchers must be used by October 31, 2024.
    • 05/10/2024 - News Release - Fill a Public Works Truck - In celebration of National Public Works Week, Public Works is partnering with the City of Shelton Public Works Department to collect new, unopened toiletries, non-perishable food items, and cash or check donations. Trucks will be located at:
      • Walmart, 100 W Wallace Kneeland Blvd, Shelton
      • Northwest corner of 7th and Railroad Ave, Shelton
      • QFC, 201 NE State Route 300, Belfair
      Items collected in Shelton will be donated to the Saint's Pantry Food Bank an Turning Pointe Survivor Advocacy Center and items collected in Belfair will be donated to the North Mason Food Bank.
    • 04/01/2024 - Notice of Hearing - NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Mason County Commissioners will hold a public hearing in Mason County Building I, Commission Chambers, 411 North Fifth Street, Shelton, WA 98584 on April 23, 2024, at 9:15 am.
      Outreach Public Meetings
      April 2, 2024 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm Beard's Cove Utility Outreach Public Meeting @ North Mason Highschool Commons
      April 9, 2024 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm Belfair Utility Outreach Public Meeting @ North Mason Highschool Commons
      April 9, 2024 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm North Bay Utility Outreach Public Meeting @ North Mason Highschool Commons
      April 16, 2024 - 6pm - 7pm Rustlewood Utility Outreach @ Rustlewood Cabana
    • 03/13/2024 - News Release - Clerk's Office Hours Update - Effective March 18, 2024, the Superior Court Clerk’s Office will remain open during the lunch hour from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. The front counter will be manned by Deputy Clerks from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. without interruption.
    • 03/13/2024 - News Release - On-Site Sewage Advisory Committee Vacancies - The On-Site Sewage Advisory Committee (OSAC) has vacancies for two citizen positions and one septic designer position. This Committee provides recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners related to on-site septic system permitting, policy, and regulations.
    • 03/13/2024 - News Release - Mason County Board of Health Vacancies - The Board of Health (BOH) has two open positions for "Consumers of Public Health", one open position for "Stakeholder Member", one open position for a member of the Squaxin Island Tribe, and one open position for a member of the Skokomish Indian Tribe.
    • 03/13/2024 - News Release - Herbicide Maintenance Program Notice - Public Works will begin the spring application of herbicides for vegetation along County roads, weather permitting, in April. For a detailed list of roads effected, please visit the Public Works Herbicide Spray Program page (https://www.masoncountywa.gov/forms/public-works/index.php). Property owners adjacent to the areas being sprayed, and do not want spraying to take place, may enroll in the "Owner Will Maintain" program by contacting Public Works at ext. 450. Property owners already enrolled in the program do not need to re-enroll.
    • 03/13/2024 - News Release - Mason County Board of Equalization Membership - The Board of Equalization (BOE) is seeking applicants to fill a "Regular Member Position" and an "Alternate Member Position". The BOE is a three-member board whose responsibility is to ensure that all property valuations are at 100% of market value, so an equitable tax assessment can be established.
    • 2/05/2024 - News Release - Mason County Citizens' Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials - The Board of Mason County Commissioners is seeking applications to fill positions on the Mason County Citizens' Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials. The general purpose of the Commission is to set the salaries of the County Commissioners and the elected Auditor, Assessor, Clerk, Coroner, Sheriff, and Treasurer. The Commission will consist of ten members with six of the ten being randomly selected from registered voters by the County Auditor. The remaining four Commission members must be a resident of Mason County and shall be appointed by the County Commissioners. The persons selected for these positions shall have experience in the field of personnel management or a related field.
    • 1/19/2024 - News Release - 2024 Tax Roll Completion - Pursuant to RCW 84.56.020, I, Elisabeth (Lisa) Frazier, Mason County Treasurer, hereby certify that the 2024 tax roll has been completed and is ready for collection beginning Saturday, January 20th, 2024.

      Please note that 2024 tax statements are tentatively scheduled to be mailed on or about the week of February 12th, 2024.

    • 1/16/2024 - News Release - Civil Service Commission VacancyThe Board of Mason County Commissioners is seeking applications to fill a position on the Mason County Civil Service Commission. This is for a six-year term that will end December 31,2028.
    • 12/19/2023 - News Release - Planning Advisory Vacancy - Mason County is seeking two motivated and engaged individuals to serve as volunteer members of the Planning Advisory Commission. The Commission will play a crucial role in updating the County’s Comprehensive Plan, which outlines the vision and goals for the County’s future growth and development. There is one open seat represented as either Commissioner District 2 or 3 (Shelton, Arcadia, Bayshore, Union, Hoodsport, Matlock, Lilliwaup, Kamilche area) and one open seat in District 1 (Tahuya, Belfair, Grapeview, Harstine area).
    • 12/19/2023 - News Release - Lewis-Mason-Thurston Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council Openings - Mason County is seeking applicants to serve on the Lewis-Mason-Thurston Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council (LMTAAA). The LMTAAA is a local governmental agency that provides home and community services for seniors and adults with disabilities to help them remain living in their own homes.
    • 11/09/2023 - Press Release - Mason County Commissioners support a safe and strong law enforcement system to protect and serve our community. In January 2023, the Union approved a contract with the County for a three-year period beginning January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2024. The following are some key highlights of that contract: Read More