Kitsap County News

Public Comment open on update to Kitsap's homeless crisis and housing plan; grants awarded to local projects10/30/2019
Kitsap County's 2019 Update to the Kitsap Homeless Crisis Response and Housing Plan is open for public comment through Wednesday, Nov. 13. To review the plan and submit public comment, and for more information, visit  

The Kitsap Board of County Commissioners approved $1,336,562 for 2020 Homeless Housing and Affordable Housing grant awards at their meeting Oct. 28, following a public hearing. These awards include  $491,559 to support 110 emergency shelter beds provided by seven different community non-profits and $845,003 of funding for 13 programs that provide a wide range of housing and services for people experiencing homelessness throughout Kitsap County. 

More information, award amounts, and descriptions of the funded programs are available at this link:

Learn more about what's being done in Kitsap to address homelessness, affordable housing and a coordinated response here:

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