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Kitsap County News Releases 2016
12/28/16 Delays expected at recycling and garbage facilities during the holidays
12/22/16 Prepared? Take the first step!
12/21/16 Public asked to complete Mental Health, Chemical Dependency and Therapeutic Tax survey
12/20/16 Statewide Health Insurance Benefit Advisors (SHIBA) volunteers needed
12/16/16 New Year’s resolve to get involved? Apply to serve on Kitsap County advisory groups
12/16/16 Disposal fees at Olympic View Transfer Station increase January 1, 2017
12/13/16 Silverdale community, economic development focus of Dec. 15 meeting
12/13/16 Holidays bring changes to solid and household waste facilities and services
12/12/16 Holidays bring two-week closure to the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Facility
12/09/16 Christmas tree recycling offered
12/07/16 New stormwater regulations take effect December 31, 2016
11/30/16 Ribbon cutting set for December 4
11/22/16 Recycling options for used cooking oil
11/16/16 Thanksgiving Day schedule changes to solid and household hazardous waste facilities and services
11/15/16 Lynam recognized as 201 "Fire Marshal of the Year"
11/10/16 Tickets on sale now for the 26th Annual Conference for Human Rights
11/09/16 "The Prison Experience" forum explores impact of mass incarceration
11/08/16 Initiative close to sheltering all homeless veterans, affordable housing goal remains elusive
10/26/16 Serve your county and community:  applications accepted for local advisory groups
10/21/10 Sheriff's Office in Manchester November 1 to discuss crime, prevention measures
10/20/16 Bridge project, critical area ordinance discussed in Kingston November 2
10/18/16 Family caregivers offered free seminars
10/12/16 Prevent flooding by cleaning gutters and keeping leaves out of storm drains
10/11/16 Public asked to complete Sheriff’s Office precinct needs assessment
10/11/16 Public input at Open House Oct. 19 will guide Silverdale community campus plans
09/28/16 Work begins on Glenwood Road improvements October 3
09/27/16 Fairgrounds/Central Valley road work begins in October
09/16/16 Fire Marshal lifts burn ban
09/16/16 Physical inspection or real property in CK for 2017 assessments begin
09/16/16 Stand Down offers information, resources, and services to veterans and their families
09/15/16 Budget hearings get underway
09/13/16 Kingston Community Open House Sept. 29
09/08/16 Work begins on the Harper Estuary Restoration Project with SE Southworth Drive closure
09/02/16 Household hazardous waste collection event coming to North Kitsap
08/19/16 Social justice groups “Meet & Greet” in public forum Sept. 10
08/23/16 Plan update for Kitsap's aging reviewed September 21
08/19/16 Labor Day brings changes to solid and household hazardous waste facilities and services
08/17/16 Stage 1 burn ban begins August 19
08/15/16 New episode of "The Inside Report" available online
08/12/16 New Olympic Workforce Development Council director appointed
08/11/16 Port of Kingston reviews economics, planning at Kingston meeting September 7
08/04/16 County meetings for potential "Reasonable Measures" for land use decisions
08/03/16 Intersection improvements at NW Myhre Road and Silverdale Way start soon
08/02/16 Woods Road culvert replacement at Beaver Creek coming mid-August
08/01/16 Commissioners appoint new director of Community Development
07/26/16 Citizens needed to serve on county advisory groups
07/13/16 Stand down on Saturday offers resources, services to veterans and their families
07/12/16 Kitsap Transit reviews ferry plan with Kingston community
07/12/16 Moving forward to end veteran homelessness
07/11/16 Be one of the first to cross the new Bucklin Hill Bridge
07/05/16 Road improvements planned at Chico Way NW
06/27/16 Public urged to "Stand Up and Do Right!" this 4th of July holiday
06/24/16 Fire Marshal's Office receives NACo Award for innovative Risk Check fire inspection program
06/24/16 Bucklin Hill Road opens July 22
06/24/16 Holiday changes to solid and household hazardous waste facilities and services
06/15/16 Six beach fires at Point No Point this spring cause for alarm
06/10/16 Septic Sense workshop offered at the Indianola Beach Improvement club June 21
06/10/16 Serving on county advisory groups give citizens a voice
06/06/16 WSDOT Advisory: Expect delays, detours on state highways in north and south Kitsap beginning this month
05/31/16 County seeks input for design features in Silverdale Way road improvement project
05/31/16 Residential and commercial change of value notices mailed
05/20/16 Commissioners resume deliberation of fireworks ordinance May 23
05/18/16 Run to Tahoma VII Celebration of Life set for May 28
05/13/16 Holiday closures for recycling and garbage facilities
05/13/16 County Commissioners approve Mental Health Tax funding recommendations
05/12/16 Delays expected at Olympic View Transfer Station beginning May 16
05/06/16 Puget Sound Starts Here Month challenges residents to protect local health, economy and quality of life by adopting Sound-healthy behaviors
05/03/16 Local Workforce Development Plan draft open for public comment
05/02/16 Tony Ventrella headlines Kitsap's 25th annual Older Americans Conference May 18
04/27/16 Homelessness is the focus for Manchester meeting May 3
04/26/16 Commissioners seek input on meeting times
04/22/16 Clear Creek Trail Closures Coming May 1, 2016
04/22/16 Community discussion on crime prevention, fireworks at Kingston meeting May 4
04/15/16 Kitsap County Proudly Celebrates Building Safety Month in Youth Works funds
04/13/16 Workforce Consortium receives $97K in Youth Works funds
04/11/16 Kitsap County announces Earth Day Award winners!
04/07/16 Olympic View Transfer Station Cooking Oil Recycling Now Open
04/01/16 Cooking oil recycling temporarily unavailable at transfer station
03/30/16 Opportunity to review local services, community development grants
03/28/16 Downtown Kingston road improvements focus of April 6 meeting
03/28/16 Commissioners approve sale of former Kingston Community Center to The Coffee Oasis
03/25/16 Changes to vehicle batter recycling locations
03/18/16 Road improvements planned at McWilliams and Old Military intersection
03/18/16 County alerts property owners of potential zoning changes
03/17/16 Beach Naturalists training begins April 8
03/15/16 County leaders participate in Puget Sound Day on the Hill
03/14/16 Kitsap County alerts property owners of potential zoning changes
03/11/16 Department of Community Development Now has Blue Address Signs Available for Purchase
03/10/16 Kitsap County Public Works seeks road project suggestions
03/09/16 New playground at Silverdale Waterfront Park opens this month!
03/08/16 Parks Department launches crowdfunding campaign for Fairgrounds tennis courts
03/08/16 Mock trials give students real courtroom experience
03/03/16 Bringing golf to kids and teens of all backgrounds
03/03/16 Storm debris disposal options
03/01/16 Nimitz Crew volunteers sweep through Kitsap County Parks
02/26/16 Fire Marshal on scene investigation of Port Orchard explosion and fire completed
02/26/16 Free golf and new program at Village Greens Golf Course
02/25/16 Washington State Ferries, ferry advisory committee host public meeting in Bremerton March 1
02/22/16 WSU conference brings women in agriculture together to network and learn
02/19/16 Tobacco sales to minors down in Kitsap
02/17/16 Homelessness in NK is topic of March public meeting
02/11/16 Volunteers needed for Kitsap's annual Water Festival
02/10/16 Open House for residents to preview Public Works projects in Silverdale
02/09/16 Increase in unsheltered homelessness reflected in Kitsap’s annual count
02/09/16 County Commissioners honor students for Kitsap Recycles Day posters
02/04/16 Local workforce program leads state in performance measures progress
01/21/16 Learn about Kitsap streams and watersheds
01/20/16 County seeks input on land use alternatives in Comprehensive Plan update
01/14/16 Gelder selected to participate in national academy on measuring impacts of transportation investments
01/13/16 South Kitsap Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition forms

News Releases from previous years
2015 Kitsap County News Releases
2014 Kitsap County News Releases
Last Updated: 
December 28, 2016

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