Commissioners' Office, MS-4
614 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA, 98366
Phone:(360)337-7146 * Fax:(360)337-4632

Commissioner Robert Gelder (District 1)

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NEW May 2017 - Port of Kingston

December 2016 - The Point Hotel
Commissioner Robert Gelder explores the Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe's newly opened property The Point Hotel.

April 2016 -
Commissioner Gelder visits the newly renovated historic Kola Kole Schoolhouse, takes a tour of the new Village Green Community Center and gets an overview of the Kingston Complete Streets planning endeavor.

February 2016 -  North Kitsap Economic Forecast
Commissioner Gelder speaks with Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson and Cathy Cocus of Kitsap Economic Development Alliance.

November 2015 - Ancient Grains Kitchen
Commissioner Gelder talks with Cynthia Holmes of Ancient Grains Kitchen about her line of cookies made without gluten ingredients.

August 2015 - CB's Nuts
Which came first? Baseball or Peanuts? You'll learn the answer after watching this months Commissioner's Corner. Commissioner Gelder talks to Clark and Tami Bowen of "CB's Nuts" about how a passionate hobby turned into a thriving Kitsap business.

May 2015 - Rich Passage 1
Commissioner Gelder invites you aboard the Rich Passage 1 for a conversation with John Clauson, Kitsap Transit's Executive Director, to talk about all things related to passenger-only ferries.
Learn more about the design of this unique catamaran vessel, the environmental impacts upon Rich Passage, the history of the Mosquito Fleet in Puget Sound, and much more.

January 2015 - Western Washington University on the Peninsulas
Candice Merrill, the Director of Operations of Western Washington University on the Peninsulas, joins Kitsap County Commissioner Rob Gelder as they talk about four-year degree opportunities in Kitsap County.

October 2014 - Human Resources Director
Commissioner Gelder speaks with the new Kitsap County Human Resources Director, Steve McLain.

Archived Commissioner's Corner with Commissioner Gelder:

August 2014 - Department of Public Works Director
Join Commissioner Gelder as he introduces Andrew Nelson, the new Department of Public Works Director

June 2014 - Clean Water Kitsap
In this episode, Commissioner Rob Gelder discusses the newly branded 'Clean Water Kitsap' and the issues of water quality. He is joined by representatives from the four agencies that comprise Clean Water Kitsap,  Mindy Fohn (Kitsap County), Leslie Banigan (Kitsap Public Health District), Renee Johnson (WSU Extension), and Teresa Brooks and Brian Stahl (Kitsap Conservation District).

May 2014 - Kitsap Forest & Bay Project
Join Commissioner Gelder for a tour and celebration of the recently acquired Port Gamble Shoreline Block.
In this edition, Commissioner Rob Gelder speaks with Larry Keeton of the Department of Community Development, John Powers of the Kingston Economic Development Alliance, and Jerry Kirschner regarding the Greater Kingston Economic Development Committee.
In this edition, Commissioner Rob Gelder speaks with some of the key participants of the Kingston Village Green Project.                                                                     In this edition, Commissioner Rob Gelder discusses Project Access with Scott Lindquist of the Kitsap Public Health District, Dr. Bonnevie-Rogers with the Peninsula Community Health Services, David Foote of United Way, and Ruthann Raulsome with Project Access.                                                                                
In this edition, Commissioner Rob Gelder speaks with Representative Derek Kilmer.
In this edition, Commissioner Rob Gelder speaks with the Housing Kitsap Team and the Self Help Housing Program offered through Housing Kitsap
In this edition, Commissioner Rob Gelder discusses the North Kitsap Forest and Bay project with Jon Rose of Olympic Property Group and others.
In this edition, Commissioner Rob Gelder discusses small business development with Calvin Goings of the Small Business Administration, Senator Christine Rolfes, and Stuart Walton of Washington Cash.
In this edition, Commissioner Rob Gelder discusses process improvements in the Auditor, Assessor, Community Development, and Treasurer’s offices.
In this edition, Commissioner Rob Gelder talks about the North Kitsap Trails project. Guests include Art Ellison of the Hansville Greenway Association, John Willett of the North Kitsap Trails Association, John Powers the Executive Director of the Kitsap Economic Development Alliance, and Eric Baker Special Projects Manager with Kitsap County.
In this edition, Commissioner Rob Gelder discusses the Stillwater’s Fish Passage project with Jon Brand of Kitsap County Public Works and Naomi Maasberg of Stillwater’s Environmental Center.

Last Updated:  May 10, 2017