The City of Port Orchard adopted an ordinance regarding the reduction of thin plastic carryout bags to customers beginning January 1, 2020. Please visit https://www.cityofportorchard.us/plastic-bag-reduction/ for more information.

News and Public Notices

News and Public Notices

Notice of Application – Site Specific Rezone

Posted on December 6, 2019

Notice of Application This is a public notice of a development proposal that may interest you. You have the right to comment on this application, receive notice, request a copy of the decision once made and appeal the project decision. Included in this notice is a summary of the proposal, code reference for associated permits...

MDNS – Geiger Road Residential Plat

Posted on December 6, 2019

MITIGATED DETERMINATION OF NONSIGNIFICANCE (MDNS) FOR GEIGER ROAD RESIDENTIAL PLAT PRELIMINARY SUBDIVISION   DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSAL: The applicant has submitted a preliminary plat application to develop a residential subdivision on two tax parcels comprising approximately 9.7 acres. The proposal consists of 51 residential lots accommodating 35 detached houses and 16 attached houses.   Other improvements...

Notice of a Quorum/Special Meeting: Festival of Chimes and Lights

Posted on December 4, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: City Clerk’s Office December 4, 2019 (360) 876-4407   Notice of a Quorum/Special Meeting   PORT ORCHARD, WA – Notice is hereby given that four or more members of the Port Orchard City Council may be attending the below event. This quorum is being noticed in accordance with RCW 42.30.080 ‘Special...

Holiday Light Tour

Posted on December 3, 2019

PORT ORCHARD, WA – The Council and Mayor are coming to your neighborhood, business or home to check out your Holiday Spirit! The tour will begin at City Hall and will then wind its way through the City on Monday, December 16, 2019, beginning at 5:30 p.m. to find the best business, residential neighborhood and...

Public Notice: Crosswalk Closure at Bay Street (SR 166) and Rockwell Avenue

Posted on November 22, 2019

Following a request from the City of Port Orchard, WSDOT has closed the crosswalk at the intersection of Bay Street (SR 166) and Rockwell Avenue to pedestrians and bicyclists. The crosswalk closure is due to limited sight distance. Pedestrians and bicyclists can use the nearest alternative crosswalk. Please see flyer below for more information.

Public Notice: Special Event

Posted on November 21, 2019

Notice is hereby given that the below event is to take place within the City Limits of Port Orchard. This notice is required by POMC 5.96.050(3), to allow citizens to provide written comments regarding how allowing the special event will impact their property, business, or quality of life. Written comments will be accepted until December...

Public Notice: Changes to Crosswalks at the Intersection of Frederick Avenue and Bay Street

Posted on November 20, 2019

PORT ORCHARD, WA – With the support of the City of Port Orchard and the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), the existing in-street flashing pedestrian marked crossings at the Frederick Avenue/Bay Street (SR 166) intersection will be modified to being a standard marked crossing only, as the components for the in-street flashing system are...

Notice of a Quorum/Special Meeting: Port of Bremerton Annual Community Meeting

Posted on November 16, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: City Clerk’s Office November 15, 2019 (360) 876-4407 Notice of a Quorum/Special Meeting PORT ORCHARD, WA – Notice is hereby given that four or more members of the Port Orchard City Council may be attending the below meeting. This meeting and quorum is being noticed in accordance with RCW 42.30.080 ‘Special...

Public Notice: Special Event

Posted on November 13, 2019

Notice is hereby given that the below event is to take place within the City Limits of Port Orchard. This notice is required by POMC 5.96.050(3), to allow citizens to provide written comments regarding how allowing the special event will impact their property, business, or quality of life. Written comments will be accepted until November...

Notice of a Quorum/Special Meeting: KRCC Legislative Reception

Posted on November 8, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: City Clerk’s Office November 8, 2019 (360) 876-4407   Notice of a Quorum/Special Meeting   PORT ORCHARD, WA – Notice is hereby given that four or more members of the Port Orchard City Council will be attending the below meeting. This meeting and quorum is being noticed in accordance with RCW...

Public Notice: SW Old Clifton Road Speed Limit Change

Posted on November 5, 2019

PORT ORCHARD, WA – Please be aware that the speed limit on SW Old Clifton Road from Highway 16 to Sunnyslope in the City of Port Orchard and Kitsap County jurisdictions has been reduced from 45 mph and 40 mph to 35 mph. For more information please visit our website at https://www.cityofportorchard.us/city-of-port-orchard-speed-limit-changes/ Posted: November 5,...

Notice of Public Hearing: Proposed Amendments to the Comprehensive Plan

Posted on November 5, 2019

On Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 6:30 pm, the Port Orchard City Council will hold a public hearing on the City’s 2019 Comprehensive Plan amendment package, to take public testimony and comment on the proposed amendments.      The amendment package includes:   The Public Works Department has updated the City’s 6-Year Transportation Improvement Program...

Notice of Application: Forest Song Grading

Posted on November 4, 2019

This is a public notice of a development proposal that may interest you. You have the right to comment on this application, receive notice, request a copy of the decision once made and appeal the project decision. Included in this notice is a summary of the proposal, code reference for associated permits that may be...

SW Sedgwick Road and SW Glenwood Road Speed Limit Change

Posted on November 1, 2019

PORT ORCHARD, WA – Please be aware that the speed limit on SW Sedgwick Road and SW Glenwood Road from Sidney Road SW to the western City of Port Orchard/Kitsap County line has been reduced from 40 mph to 35 mph. For more information please visit our website at https://www.cityofportorchard.us/city-of-port-orchard-speed-limit-changes/

Notice of Application: Bernhardson Short Plat

Posted on November 1, 2019

This is a public notice of a development proposal that may interest you. You have the right to comment on this application, receive notice, request a copy of the decision once made and appeal the project decision. Included in this notice is a summary of the proposal, code reference for associated permits that may be...

Public Notice: Downtown Bay Street Tree Decorating Contest and Sponsors

Posted on October 30, 2019

We are excited to announce the 2nd annual downtown Bay Street Tree Decorating Contest! Organizations, businesses and individuals are welcome to 'sponsor' a Bay Street planter containing a fresh tree, to decorate as they see fit. Trees will be ready for decorating November 9th and ends November 26th. Trees will be judged November 27th...

Public Notice: Sidney Road SW Speed Limit Change

Posted on October 29, 2019

PORT ORCHARD, WA – Please be aware that the speed limit on Sidney Road SW from SW Hovde Road to the south City of Port Orchard/Kitsap County line has been reduced from 35 mph to 30 mph. With this change, the entire section of Sidney Road SW from Hwy 16 to the Southern City of...

Notice of Public Hearing: Housekeeping Amendments to Title 20

Posted on October 25, 2019

The Port Orchard Planning Commission will hold a public hearing during its regularly-scheduled meeting on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 6:00 pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall, to take testimony and comment on proposed “housekeeping” amendments to POMC Title 20 (Unified Land Use and Development Code). The amendment will correct minor errors, update...

KEDA 3rd Quarter Economic Development Report

Posted on October 22, 2019

Click here to view the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance 3rd Quarter Report for the City of Port Orchard

Notice of Application: 429 Bay Street

Posted on October 18, 2019

This is a public notice of a development proposal that may interest you. You have the right to comment on this application, receive notice, request a copy of the decision once made and appeal the project decision. Included in this notice is a summary of the proposal, code reference for associated permits that may be...
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