Kingston Citizens Advisory Council

Downtown Kingston


The April meeting of the Kingston Citizens Advisory Council is cancelled to protect its members and the public. Please check back here for updates.


Answers to FAQs related to downtown Kingston

Commissioner Gelder prepared an informational document addressing frequently asked questions about general topics in Kingston including: parking, the Seaside development, frontage improvements, garbage cans downtown, proposed changes to the Urban Village Center zoning downtown, and the local sewage system. The document is available here.  


News, documents and data for State Highway 104 ferry traffic

In response to the many questions he receives about what is being done to alleviate traffic gridlock in downtown Kingston, Kitsap County Commissioner Rob Gelder prepared a document that addresses long- and near-term solutions. Commissioner Gelder has worked for many years with Kingston residents, state agencies and legislators to identify specific options and pursue funding to move projects forward. The document is available here.


Read Commissioner Gelder's latest newsletter for updates on Kingston ferry traffic funding and solutions.


Go to the WSDOT Highway 104 Project Site created for up-to-date information as the project proceeds, and sign up there to receive meeting minutes from the Kingston Highway 104 working group.

Kingston State Route 104 Ferry Traffic Improvements Update 7-5-18


To comment or complain about issues with ferry traffic or service, contact Washington State Ferries at (206) 464-6400 or (888) 808-7977. These can also be submitted online at .


Walk & Talk with Commissioner Rob Gelder

Join Commissioner Rob Gelder to "Walk & Talk" as he traverses through North Kitsap communities to talk about topics that are important to residents. No reservations required! "Walk & Talk"  sessions are scheduled the first Saturday of the month, beginning at 9:30 a.m. sharp. For more information, including the starting points in Kingston, Hansville, Keyport, Port Gamble, Indianola, Poulsbo and Suquamish, click here.

Sign up to receive electronic notifications via text or email on news (including Commissioner Gelder's newsletter), events, the road report, inclement weather notices and opportunities for public involvement:


Meeting Information

The Kingston Citizens Advisory Council meets from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month (except July) at the Village Green Community Center, 26159 Dulay Road NE (off West Kingston Road), Kingston. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.

​Meeting Date



Reports, notes

​CANCELLED - Business roundtable postponed

​Commissioner Gelder Town Hall in lieu of regular meeting


​Agenda​MinutesCommittee Report
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​4/10/19​Agenda​MinutesCommittee Report
Agendano action taken
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​Agenda​Minutes​Business Roundtable notes
​01/03/18 Retreat
Agenda​no action taken





​Term Ending

​Mark Libby​At-Large
Jennifer Leach
Ruth Westergaard
​Annie Perry - 2020 VICE-CHAIR​At-Large​3/26/20
​Beth Berglund - 2020 CHAIR
Sonja Roberts

​Chris Gilbreath​Rotary Club​10/22/20
​Gale Kirsopp​Village Green Foundation​9/24/20
​Mary Gleysteen​Friends of the Library​6/11/20
​Glenn Malin​Kiwanis Club3/8/21
​Emily Ramirez​Kingston Youth​8/26/20
​MiaCate Kennedy
​Kingston Chamber of Commerce​Ex-Officio
​Breane Martinez
​North Kitsap School District​Ex-Officio
Steve Heacock​Port of Kingston​Ex-Officio
​Chris Placentia​Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe​Ex-Officio


​The Kingston Citizens Advisory Council provides a discussion forum for community interests and issues. The Council enhances communication between Kingston-area residents and Kitsap County government, and coordinates efforts of the many council and community residents working to improve the Kingston community. KCAC members represent Kingston's broad interests, and work together to proactively address community interests and concerns.

Kitsap County Board of Commissioners
Resolution 030-2002 established the Kingston Citizen Advisory Council February 4, 2002


For information regarding the Kingston Citizens Advisory Council, please contact Jennifer Haro at 360-337-7080 or