Community Development, MS-36  
614 Division St, Port Orchard, WA 98366
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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)
Mtg Date Agenda/Materials Audio Minutes
11/15/2016 Agenda  
  CAO Materials    
  Transitory Accommodations Ordinance and 22 Feb 2016 Agenda Summary    
10/18/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Findings of Fact Regarding Approval of the Cable Farm Open Space Application    
  Cable Farm Staff Report Revised    
  Cable Farm Open Space Application Notice of Public Hearing    
10/4/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Findings of Fact regarding adoption of amendments to KCC Titles 12, 16 and 17    
9/20/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Staff Report to the Planning Commission (amended 9/13/2016)    
  Title 12 and Stormwater Manual Comments (updated 9/14/2016)
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8/30/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Staff Report (Amended) regarding StormWater Manual changes    
  StormWater Manual Comment Matrix    
  Draft Title 12 w/Redlines    
  Draft Title 17 w/Redlines    
  Title 12 Log of Changes    
  Final StormWater Development Manual Draft    
8/16/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Reasonable Measures Findings of Fact    
8/9/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Reasonable Measures Comment Matrix    
8/8/2016 Agenda  
8/3/2016 Agenda  
  Western Washington Phase II Municipal Stormwater Permit    
  Western Washington Phase II Municipal Stormwater Permit - Appendix 1    
  Cost Analysis Report for Western Washington LID Requirements and Best Management Practices    
  Presentation - Cost Analysis for Western Washington LID Requirements and Best Management Practices    
  Reasonable Measures    
  Findings of Fact Ueland Open Space    
  Staff Report to Planning Commission regarding ordinance amending Kitsap County Code and adoption of a new Stormwater Design Manual    
  Draft Stormwater Design Manual
No Change from Previous
  Parking Design Standard
No Change from Previous
  Draft Final Title 17 w/Redlines
No Change from Previous
  Draft Final Title 16 w/Redlines
No Change from Previous
  Draft Final Title 12 w/Redlines
No Change from Previous
7/19/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Stormwater Code and Manual Comments Compiled    
  Reasonable Measures Presentation    
  Parking Design Standards    
  Draft Final Title 17 Redlines    
  Draft Final Title 16 Clean    
  Draft Final Title 16 Redlines    
  Footnote 39 Alternative Matrix    
  Ueland Open Space Staff Report    
7/5/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Reasonable Measures Memorandum to the Planning Commission 6/28/2016    
  Draft Stormwater Design Manual    
  Draft Title 12 with Redlines    
  Planning Commission Memorandum 6/23/2016    
  WWA Phase II Municipal Stormwater Permit    
6/21/2016 Agenda Minutes
6/7/2016 Agenda  
  Staff Report for Medical Marijuana    
5/19/2016 Agenda

  Findings of Fact regarding the proposed adoption of the Comprehensive Plan Update 2016    
  Planning Commission Minority Report regarding Reasonable Measures    
  Development Regulations - Planning Commission Redline Version (5/24/2016)    
  Comprehensive Plan Update - Planning Commission Redline Version (5/24/2016)    
5/17/2016 Agenda

  Gilby Open Space Application for Current Use Assessment - Traditional Farm    
  Meyer Sholl Open Space Application for Current Use Assessment - Traditional Farm    
5/16/2016 Agenda
  Public Comments Matrix May 2016    
5/13/2016 Agenda  
5/12/2016 Agenda BKAT Video Minutes
5/10/2016 Agenda
  Chart of Changes - Proposed Comprehensive Plan Development Regulations    
5/5/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Kitsap County Comprehensive Plan    
  Kitsap County Capital Facilities Plan    
  Final Supplemental EIS Volume 1    
  Final Supplemental EIS Volume 2    
  Kitsap County Comprehensive Plan Staff Report for Work Study    
  Kitsap County Draft Development Regulations for Work Study    
5/3/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Kitsap County 2016 Comprehensive Plan Update Reasonable Measures    
4/19/2016 Agenda
  Final Draft of Kitsap County Comprehensive Plan Update 2016-2036: Goals, Policies and Strategies    
4/12/2015 Agenda Minutes
  Preliminary Draft of Development Regulations    
  Review Directions for the Preliminary Draft of Development Regulations    
4/5/2016 Cancelled    
3/24/2016 Agenda
3/23/2016 Joint Hearing Agenda  
3/17/2016 Joint Hearing Agenda
3/15/2016 Agenda Minutes
3/1/2016 Agenda Minutes
  Land Use Reclassification Request Final Staff Reports    
  Comprehensive Plan Code Update Work Study #1: Response to Planning Commission Comments    
  2016 Comprehensive Plan Code Update: Preliminary Proposed Detailed Changes    
2/16/16 Agenda Minutes
  Preliminary Draft Proposed Code Revision Summary    
  Preliminary Draft Code Changes Related to Comprehensive Plan    
2/2/16 Agenda Minutes
  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    
2015 Archive
2014 Archive  
2013 Archive  
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 9:00 am. 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
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, at (360) 337-5777

Last Updated:  December 01, 2016
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