• 5:30 p.m. second and fourth Monday of each month
  • 2:30 p.m. Thursday before the fourth Monday of each month
  • Percival Plaza (Olympics Room)
    626 Columbia Street NW, Suite 1-B
    Olympia, WA 98501
    Driving Directions


Agendas are available prior to the meetings.
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*Meeting packets are generally posted one week in advance and are subject to change.


Minutes are available following approval.
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Resolutions are also available following approval.
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Vision 2025 Strategic Plan

On November 5, 2012 the Port of Olympia Commission unanimously approved the Vision 2025 Strategic Plan.

Commission Meeting Videos

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Special Commission Meeting Presentations

9/18/2014 Governance and Legal Issues for Port Commissioners

Commissioner Chats with Citizens

Commissioner    Date   Time          Location
E.J. Zita             11/2      5:30 PM      Tumwater Fire Dept.
                                                           311 Isreal Rd SW

Joe Downing      10/20   5:30 PM       Percival Plaza - Suite 1B
                                                            626 Columbia Street NW


Joe Downing

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Bill McGregor

Commissioner McGregor

E.J. Zita

Zita Photo for the Website
The Port of Olympia is a municipal corporation governed by 3 elected commissioners who set policies and objectives. Each commissioner represents a district within Thurston county and serves a 4-year term. The commissioners appoint the Port's executive director, who is responsible for the ongoing management of the Port's enterprises and facilities.

All regular Commission meetings are recorded and available on the Ports website.  Recordings are also televised by TCTV, Thurston County's community television station.  Please visit TCTV's website for the schedule of showtimes  The public is invited to give public testimony and comment on items on the agenda or of interest to the public at the Monday evening meetings.  The Thursday afternoon meetings are open to the public, but public comment is not generally taken.