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News and Public Notices

Public Notice: Special Events

Posted on April 23, 2019

Notice is hereby given that the below events are 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 May...

Notice of a Quorum/Special Meeting – Community Service Day

Posted on April 22, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: City Clerk’s Office April 22, 2019 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 following event. This event and quorum is being noticed as per RCW 42.30.080 ‘Special Meetings’. EVENT:            Port...

Washington State Department of Transportation SR166 Project

Posted on April 17, 2019

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will be working on Bethel Avenue and Mile Hill Road between the Bethel Avenue/Bay Street intersection, and Whittier Avenue, off Mile Hill Road. This project includes ADA compliance and paving. Expect daytime single lane closures when the ADA work begins, but there will always be at least one...

Public Notice: Washington Association of School Administrators First Responders Recognition

Posted on April 16, 2019

PORT ORCHARD, WA – Congratulations to Port Orchard Police Chief Marti and School Resource Officer Wofford who were recognized by the Washington Association of School Administrators for the exceptional job they do keeping our schools safe. (Left to right: South Kitsap School Superintendent Karst Brandsma, School Resource Officer Erik Wofford, Police Chief Geoff Marti, and...

Public Notice: Special Events

Posted on April 10, 2019

Notice is hereby given that the below events are 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 April...

Notice of a Quorum/Special Meeting – Lodging Tax Advisory Committee Meeting

Posted on April 9, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: City Clerk’s Office April 9, 2019 (360) 876-4407 Notice of a Quorum/Special Meeting PORT ORCHARD, WA – Notice is hereby given that three or more members of the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee will be attending the below meeting. This meeting and quorum is being noticed in accordance with RCW 42.30.080 ‘Special...

Port Orchard Community Service Day

Posted on April 3, 2019

Public Notice: Special Event Waterfront Parking Lot Closure

Posted on March 28, 2019

Notice is hereby given that the parking lot will be closed due to the below event taking place in Port Orchard. Please find alternative driving routes, as heavy traffic congestion may occur during the event times listed below: EVENT:           Port Orchard Farmer’s Market TYPE:              Vendor Fair DATE:             Saturdays, April 13th through October 12th, 2019 TIME:            ...

Next Phase of the Tremont Street Widening Project

Posted on March 28, 2019

The next phase of the Tremont Street Widening project is underway. Two-way traffic is moving down the center lane of Tremont Street between Port Orchard Boulevard and Pottery Avenue. At this time, traffic cannot turn left into Port Orchard Boulevard from Tremont Street. Tremont Street is closed between South Kitsap Boulevard and Pottery Avenue; however,...

Spring Clean Up

Posted on March 22, 2019

Below is the 2019 Spring Clean Up information. Please call 360-876-4407 should you have any questions.

Press Release: Police Chief Candidates

Posted on March 21, 2019

PRESS RELEASE  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Human Resources (360) 876-4407 March 21, 2019 City of Port Orchard Police Chief Candidates PORT ORCHARD, WA – In March 2019, the City of Port Orchard opened a recruitment process to hire a new Police Chief. 18 applications were received, and five candidates have been selected to be interviewed....

Press Release: McCormick Village Park

Posted on March 13, 2019

PRESS RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Public Works (360) 876-4991 March 13, 2019   McCormick Village Park PORT ORCHARD, WA – We are excited to announce the McCormick Village Park is now open to the public. The park now features new sidewalks and paths; entry plaza; pedestrian bridge; picnic shelters; play areas and play...

Flushing of Fire Hydrants – McCormick Woods

Posted on February 28, 2019

The fire hydrants for McCormick Woods will be flushed starting Monday March 4th thru Wednesday March 6th. This is a semi-annual inspection which allows Public Works to flow the hydrants and to perform preventive maintenance.  The individual hydrant will be turned on to allow full flow.  People will notice water flowing along the street at...

Kitsap County Deputy Assessor to Visit McCormick Woods Properties

Posted on January 24, 2019

The City has been notified that Deputy Assessor Perry Robertson with the Kitsap County Assessor’s office will be visiting properties in McCormick Woods. This is completed at least once every six years and is to verify the information they have on file. Mr. Robertson will not be knocking on all doors as it is not...

Notice of Public Hearing – City’s Update to the Zoning Code and Zoning Map

Posted on January 17, 2019

The Port Orchard Planning Commission will hold a public hearing during its regularly-scheduled meeting on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 6:00 pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 216 Prospect Street, to take testimony and comment on the City’s draft update to the Zoning Code and Zoning Map. The draft chapters of the Zoning...

Community Resource Telephone Number

Posted on January 3, 2019

The Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management opened a Community Resource Center to assist individuals and families impacted by the tornado. A phone number has been established for those who are unable to visit the center and who need assistance or to ask questions. The telephone number is 360-710-6657. ###

Physical Inspections of Property in Kitsap County

Posted on December 27, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 27, 2018 CONTACT: Kitsap County Assessor (360) 337-7160   Physical Inspections of Property in the City of Port Orchard   PORT ORCHARD, WA – Appraisers from the Kitsap County Assessor’s Office are now conducting on-site inspections throughout the City of Port Orchard area. Washington State Law (RCW 84.40.025) requires inspections of...
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