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Public Communications (MS-11)
614 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA
Phone: 360.337.4598
Date: July 28, 2011

Contact: Shawn Devine, Kitsap County Elections

No: 2011-053


Special three-day candidate filing period announced for proposed Bainbridge Island Port District

(Port Orchard, WA) – Kitsap County Commissioners voted, on July 25, to approve a resolution that will allow the formation of a Bainbridge Island Port District to go before voters in the Nov. 8 general election.

The proposed port district will share its boundaries with the City of Bainbridge Island and be governed by a five-member port commission with members elected at large.

A special three-day candidate filing period for these five proposed at-large positions will be held this week. The special filing period is:

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.,
Tuesday, Aug. 2 – Thursday, Aug. 4

Click the following link to download the Candidate Filing Form.

Candidate filings will be accepted in the Kitsap County Auditor – Elections Division office at 619 Division St., Port Orchard, WA 98366.

Any registered voter residing within the proposed district is eligible to file for one of these nonpartisan positions. Candidates who file for these positions will appear on the Nov. 8 general election ballot. There are no filing fees for these positions.

Filings for these positions will be posted on the Kitsap County Auditor website at:  

For additional information, please contact the Kitsap County Auditor – Elections Division at: 360-337-7128; from Olalla 253-851-4147; from Bainbridge Island 206-842-2061.



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