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Public Communications (MS-11)
614 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA
Phone: 360.337.4598

Date: November 2, 2007
Contact:  Jan Koske, volunteer services coordinator
Phone: (360) 337-4650
No. 07-76

North Kitsap County applicants sought for Kitsap County Arts Board

PORT ORCHARD, WAŚIf you are a local artist, knowledgeable in the arts or perhaps know someone who is, the Kitsap County Commissioners encourage all interested to apply for the North Kitsap District 1 opening on the Arts Board.

The Art Board promotes and encourages private and public programs that further public awareness and develop an interest in the arts and cultural properties. The ordinance which established the "1% for Art Program" tasked the Arts Board with:
*  Establishing a system of coordination with the county Capital Improvement Program to ensure that works of art are integrated into public facilities
*  Developing criteria for the selection of artists or works of art
*  Making recommendations to the commissioners on any artists, works of art, or sites for public art funded by the Capital Improvement Program
*  Making recommendations to the commissioners on the support of any art programs and advising them on any arts or cultural properties and programs.

An application and position description may be obtained from the Kitsap County Office of Volunteer Services. 619 Division Street, Port Orchard, 98366.

For further information or to receive an application packet by mail of fax, please contact Jan Koske, Kitsap County volunteer services coordinator, at (360) 337-4650 or Applications may also be completed on line at Deadline for applications is 4:30 p.m., November 30, 2007.

To contact the Kitsap County Public Information Officer, 
call Clarence Moriwaki at 360-337-4481 or email:

Last Updated:  May 27, 2014