Community Development, MS-36  
614 Division St, Port Orchard, WA 98366
Phone:(360) 337-5777 * Fax:(360) 337-4925
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Kitsap County Planning Commission
Applications are open for representatives from Commissioner District 1 (North Kitsap) and District 3 (Central Kitsap) to serve on the Kitsap County Planning Commission.
Members work at the direction of the Department of Community Development in developing plans, implementing regulations, reviewing planning documents, ordinances and code revisions, holding public hearings and making recommendations to the Kitsap County Board of Commissioners. For more information... click here.
Upcoming Meetings (click on hyperlinked agenda or minutes)

Preferred Alternative Board Hearings Press Release
Mtg Date Agenda/Materials Audio Minutes
2/2/16 Agenda  
  Critical Areas Ordinance Update    
1/19/16 Agenda Minutes
  Address Correction FAQs    
  PC Workstudy Code Change Summary    
1/5/16 Agenda Minutes
  Public Comments Analysis for Comprehensive Plan Draft Documents    
12/8/15 Agenda Minutes
12/1/15 Agenda Minutes
11/17/15 Cancelled    
11/3/15 Cancelled    
10/20/15 Agenda  
  Findings of Fact 2015 Addressing of Land    
  Findings of Fact 2015 Agricultural Code Update    
  Addressing Code Planning Commission Approved Draft    
  Title 17 Agricultural Code Draft    
10/6/15 Agenda Minutes
  Planning Commission Rural Residential Parcel Example: Ag    
  Table 1 - Kitsap County Agriculture Use Permissibility    
  Commissioner Nevins Proposal #2    
  Commissioner Nevins Footnote 15 Proposal    
  Draft Ordinance Amending Addressing Provisions of KCC 16.66 and 21.02    
  Incomplete Draft Agricultural Code    
9/15/15 Agenda Minutes
  Addressing of Land Draft Ordinance Language    
  Addressing of Land KCC 16.66 Staff Report    
9/1/15 Agenda Minutes
  Kitsap County - Findings of Fact re: Victory Business Center Rezone Application    
About the Planning Commission

The Kitsap County Planning Commission is an advisory body that shall “assist the planning department in carrying out its duties, including assistance in the preparation and execution of the comprehensive plan and recommendations to the planning department for the adoption of official controls and/or amendments thereto” (RCW 36.070.040; Kitsap County Resolution 60-1961, Sec 2), and which acts as the research and fact finding agency of the County. 

Further, the Planning Commission will conduct hearings “and shall make findings of fact and conclusions there from which shall be transmitted to the Department which shall transmit the same to the board with such comments and recommendations it deems necessary”
(KC Resolution 60-1961, Sec 3).

Kitsap County Planning Commission's regularly scheduled public hearings or work study sessions are held on the first and third Tuesday of every month at 6:00 pm. These meetings are held at the Kitsap County Administration Building, Commissioner's Chambers, 619 Division Street Port Orchard, WA 98366. The Planning Commission also holds public hearings and study sessions at other times and locations as needed.

Planning Commission Documents
Planning Commission Meeting Agendas
Planning Commission Meeting Minutes and Audio Recordings
The Department of Community Development can answer your questions. If you have procedural questions, questions about the date/time/location of a hearing, concerns or specific questions on an agenda item, you may contact the Planning Commission Secretary, Constance Blackburn at (360) 337-5777

Last Updated:  February 05, 2016
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