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Tremont street detours that beging January 7, 2019

News and Public Notices

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...

Tremont Street Widening Project New Traffic Detours

Posted on January 4, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE Tremont Street Widening Project New Traffic Detours PORT ORCHARD, WA –On January 7, 2019, new traffic detours will begin and will include a change in the traffic flow on Tremont Street between Pottery Avenue and Port Orchard Boulevard. The detour allows for the completion of construction of Tremont Street between Roland Avenue and...

McCormick Village Park Closure

Posted on January 3, 2019

On December 21, 2018, the City held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the McCormick Village Park. Unfortunately, there were several contractor items that were discovered after the ribbon cutting was confirmed and these items won’t allow for the use of the park until corrected. At this time, the park is closed to the public, but...

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...

Town Hall Meeting for Residents Affected by the December Tornado

Posted on December 27, 2018

County Commissioner Charlotte Garrido and City of Port Orchard Mayor Rob Putaansuu will be holding a Town Hall Meeting for those families and individuals directly impacted by the December 18th tornado. The meeting will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 30th in the North Auditorium at the Christian Life Center,...

Community Donations for Tornado

Posted on December 20, 2018

For information regarding donations for the tornado disaster, please see the Kitsap Sun article at: https://www.kitsapsun.com/…/port-orchard-tornad…/2364787002/  

Port Orchard Tornado Disaster Assistance

Posted on December 20, 2018

Release from Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management:   The Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management opened a Community Resource Center to assist individuals and families impacted by Tuesday’s tornado. The Community Resource Center will be temporarily open at the Christian Life Center, 1780 Lincoln Ave. SE, Port Orchard, Washington.  However, if the Christian Life...

Tornado Report

Posted on December 18, 2018

The City has been notified of a tornado on Bethel Avenue. City personnel is on site and assessing the damage. Bethel Road is currently closed from Sedgwick Road to Lund Avenue. Please take alternate routes.

Wave Video System Upgrade

Posted on December 5, 2018

Press Release: Olympic View Transfer Station Facility Closure and Service Interruptions

Posted on December 4, 2018

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Kitsap County Public Works December 4, 2018 (360) 337-5777 Olympic View Transfer Station Facility Closure and Service Interruptions PORT ORCHARD, WA – Beginning January 2019, repairs are scheduled to begin at the Olympic View Transfer Station located at 10015 SW Barney White Road. Due to these repairs, the transfer...

Kitsap Sun Article ‘Community Center Proposed in Downtown Port Orchard’

Posted on November 30, 2018

Article written by Christian Vosler, Kitsap Sun PORT ORCHARD — The development group behind a proposed five-story, multi-use building on Bay Street in Port Orchard hopes to tap into public funds to build a waterfront community center downtown. Waterman Investment Properties LLC, the group seeking to buy property at 640 Bay St. and turn it into a 55,000-square-foot building...

DNS: 6-Year Transportation Improvement Program

Posted on November 26, 2018

CITY OF PORT ORCHARD DETERMINATION OF NON-SIGNIFICANCE (DNS) DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSAL: The City of Port Orchard has updated its 6-Year Transportation Improvement Program to the 2019-2024 planning horizon. PROPONENT: City of Port Orchard Public Works Department LOCATION OF PROPOSAL: N/A (non-project action) LEAD AGENCY: City of Port Orchard SEPA OFFICIAL: Nicholas Bond, Development Director City...

Notice of Application – Black Ring, LLC

Posted on November 9, 2018

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. Please be aware there are deadlines for comments and appeal; if you do not adhere to these deadlines,...

Public Notice: Yellowbook Phone Book Opt-Out and Recycling Options

Posted on November 8, 2018

Did you know that you can opt-out, or recycle your used Yellowbook phone directory? The City of Port Orchard has been contacted by hibu, publisher of Yellowbook, regarding recycling and opt-out options for citizens. Learn more at www.yellowpagesoptout.com for recycling and opt-out options.

KEDA 3rd Quarter 2018 Economic Development Report

Posted on November 2, 2018

3rd Quarter Econ Dev Activity Report  

Public Notice Well No. 13

Posted on October 26, 2018

City of Port Orchard, Thomas Hunter, 216 Prospect St Port Orchard, WA 98366-5326, is seeking coverage under the Washington State Department of Ecology’s Construction Stormwater NPDES and State Waste Discharge General Permit. The proposed project, Well No. 13 Site, is located at 4940 Bethel Rd SE in Port Orchard in Kitsap county. This project involves...

Notice to the Public of Intent to Request Release of Funds

Posted on October 26, 2018

October 26, 2018   City of Port Orchard 216 Prospect Street, Port Orchard, WA 98366 (360) 876-4991 TO ALL INTERESTED AGENCIES, GROUPS AND PERSONS On or about November 26, 2018, the City of Port Orchard will request the State of Washington Department of Health and Department of Commerce to release funds under Section 106 of...

Tremont Street Widening Project Update

Posted on October 11, 2018

PORT ORCHARD, WA – We are excited to announce that base paving has been completed on Tremont Street from SR 16 to Pottery Avenue. We appreciate your patience with the traffic delays and construction. This project, when completed, will improve travel times and safety for bicyclists and pedestrians. We hope you are as excited to...

Notice of Application: Port Orchard Chevron

Posted on October 3, 2018

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. Please be aware there are deadlines for comments and appeal; if you do not adhere...
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