Website Support

About Our Site

This is the official government website for the City of Olympia, Washington. We strive to provide an easy way to find information about City activities, programs and services.

Using Our Site

Website Browsing Requirements

Our website is optimized for the following browsers.

  • Internet Explorer 7 or higher
  • FireFox 3 or higher
  • Safari 2 or higher
  • Chrome 4 or higher

Other requirements to help your browsing experience.

  • Most documents are presented in PDF format and require Adobe Reader. External link identifier
  • Enabling Javascript is required for some applications and enhances the site navigation.
  • Accepting of Cookies is required by some online services.

Navigating our Site

There are several ways to navigate our site.

  • Using the blue drop-down menu bar at the top of our pages to navigate to a particular sections of the website.
  • Using the 'Navigation' section in the left-hand sidebar to navigate to a particular sections of the website.
  • Using the "I Want To" section of the blue drop-down menu bar. This offers direct links to common services and information.
  • Using the BusinessResident and Visitor portal pages to direct visitors to site content that is relevant to a particular audience.
  • Using the top right white links to take you directly to highly visited content (News, Events, Employment, etc..).
  • Using the Search feature (upper right-hand corner) to search the entire site.

Take a tour of our website features.

Opening Documents

  • Most documents are presented in PDF format and require Adobe Reader External link identifier to view.
  • If you are using a Macintosh and having problems opening a document, these Mac troubleshooting steps may help.

Website Feedback

Provide feedback or concerns about the website >> website@ci.olympia.wa.us