Governor in Towns Friday

The governor, Chris Gregoire, who is also running for governor, will be on Bainbridge and in Bremerton Friday talking about cleaning Puget Sound.

She’ll hit Bainbridge at noon, Twanoh State Park in Mason County at 2 p.m. and the Harborside Fountain Park in Bremerton at 4 p.m.

The Seattle P-I has this.

The press release follows.

Governor Gregoire to embark on Puget Sound boat tour

Two-day tour to make seven stops,
Highlighting her commitment on Puget Sound clean up

WASHINGTON STATE – Gov. Chris Gregoire is embarking on a boat tour of Puget Sound, making seven stops in Puget Sound communities on July 24 and 25. The tour will highlight the governor’s commitment to, and the importance of, cleaning up Puget Sound. Gov. Gregoire created the Puget Sound Partnership, which brings together local communities, businesses, tribes and environmental groups to restore Puget Sound by 2020.

During the tour, Gov. Gregoire will visit some of the communities whose economy and environmental health is dependent on the Sound and speak with local leaders, supporters and members of the business and environmental communities.

What: Puget Sound Boat Tour

When: Thursday, July 24, and Friday, July 25


July 24
·        Tacoma
o       Time: 9 a.m.
o       Location: Thea Foss Waterway behind the Glass Museum
·        Des Moines
o       Time: 10:30 a.m.
o       Location: Des Moines Beach Park
·        Seattle
o       Time: 2:30 p.m.
o       Location: Golden Gardens Park Bathhouse
·        Edmonds
o       Time: 4 p.m.
o       Location: South County Senior Center, on the water two blocks from the Port of Edmonds

July 25
·        Bainbridge Island
o       Time: 12 p.m.
o       Location: End of the Public Dock @ Waterfront Park in Eagle Harbor
·        Hood Canal
o       Time: 2 p.m.
o       Location: Twanoh State Park
·        Bremerton
o       Time: 4 p.m.
o       Location: Fountain Park

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