State partnering with local
Counties to improve Minter Creek watershed
Open House set for August 27
(Kitsap County, WA) –
The Washington State Department of Commerce, with funding from the
National Estuary Program, is partnering with Kitsap and Pierce Counties
to address regional planning for the Minter Creek watershed basin. The
purpose of this effort is to look at land use within the watershed
basin, and provide recommendations for upcoming Comprehensive Plan
updates. This is part of the counties’ efforts to implement the Puget
Sound Partnership’s Action Agenda to restore Puget Sound.
The open house will take place at Gateway Park on August 27, 5:00 – 7:00
p.m., and is intended for the public to learn about the Minter Creek
Gateway Park is located on the Key Peninsula about 3.2 miles west of
Purdy on Highway 302/Gig Harbor-Longbranch Highway. The entrance is
located at 10215 State Route 302 NW, on the north side of the highway
0.2 miles west of Creviston Drive NW.
For more information and directions, go to www.EZview.wa.gov or contact:
Heather Ballash, Washington Department of Commerce,
email@example.com, (360) 725-3044.
The Washington State Department of Commerce is committed to
providing equal access for all attendees of this event. Persons with a
disability desiring an accommodation are encouraged to contact Heather
Ballash. TTY number: 360-586-0772