Lake Tapps News

Health Dept Issues Toxic Algae Caution Advisory for Lake Tapps

The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department has identified a toxic algae bloom in Lake Tapps. If there is no visible algae, it should be safe to swim and waterski. Areas with  >>


Chemical Treatment of Milfoil to Begin Week of August 7

Cascades continues its multi-year program to address milfoil growth. Chemical treatment will be applied in four areas the week of August 7. Property owners near the treatment areas will be  >>

Cascade Issues DNS for Lake Tapps Reservoir 5-Year Maintenance Plan

A Determination of Nonsignificance (DNS), dated June 28, 2017, for the ongoing maintenance and repairs to the Lake Tapps Reservoir, has been prepared in compliance with the Washington State Environmental  >>

Toxic Algae Caution Advisory for Lake Tapps Lifted

The Tacoma-Pierce County Department of Health has lifted the algae caution advisory. For the update, click here.

Algae Update

Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department says the Lake Tapps caution advisory for algae could end as early as this week. For their update, click here: Tapps Algae Update June 14 2017.