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Posted on: November 8, 2018

Flags Lowered to Half-Staff in Honor of the Victims of the Tragedy in Thousand Oaks, California.

Pursuant to Presidential Proclamation, Washington State and United States flags have been lowered to half-staff, in honor of the victims of the tragedy in Thousand Oaks, California. Flags will remain at half-staff until sunset on Saturday, November 10, 20...

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Public Hearing on 2017/2018 Comprehensive Plan Amendments

Please come attend the City Council meeting on November 13, 2018 at 5:30 PM for the City of Gig Harbor's 2017/2018 Comprehensive Plan Update Public Hearing.

The City is undergoing a large Comprehensive Plan Update that includes edits to a variety of existing elements, in addition to a new Transportation Element, Active Transportation Plan (PL-COMP-17-0001) and updates to the Water, Stormwater, and Wastewater ...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

Public Hearing - Comprehensive Plan Amendments

Notice is hereby given that the City of Gig Harbor City Council is holding a public hearing on November 13, 2018 beginning at 5:30 p.m. to solicit community feedback on three initiated amendments to the City’s Comprehensive Plan.

1. PL-COMP-17-0001: 2017 Comprehensive Plan Amendments.  Review and update of the multiple Comprehensive Plan elements to address requested amendments from PSRC regarding consistency with VISION2040 and updates under the Growth Management Act. A ...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

Public Hearing - Transportation Impact Fee Update

Notice is hereby given that the City Council will conduct a public hearing to accept public comment regarding a draft Ordinance relating to the updating the Transportation Impact Fees Ordinance on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.

This Ordinance amends the formula used by the City of Gig Harbor to calculate Transportation Impact Fees, adopting a new project list as required by GHMC Section 19.12.120 for the calculation of Transportation Impact Fees, revisions to GHMC 19.12.120 and ...

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Gig Harbor Wastewater Treatment Plant Earns Outstanding Performance Award

10-22-18

During last night’s Council Meeting, the City of Gig Harbor Wastewater Treatment Plant team was presented with the 2017 Washington State Department of Ecology Outstanding Performance Award.

The Department of Ecology, (Ecology), evaluates all plants operating in the state and determines award recipients based on several factors that include state pollution limits, monitoring and reporting requirements, pretreatment, and operational demands.

In...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Harborview Drive Detour to Begin October 15th

Starting on October 15th the City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Inc., will be implementing a one-way traffic detour route on Harborview Drive between Stinson Avenue and Rosedale Street.

The purpose of this detour is to facilitate the full roadway reconstruction of Harborview Drive in front of the Ancich Park construction site, and installation of a concrete crosswalk and flashing beacon system near Eddon Boat Park.

During the closure, eas...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

Association of Washington Cities "Cities 101" Videos

Have you ever wondered why the City does certain things?

Association of Washington Cities has prepared a series of short videos on topics such as: sewers, population growth, revenue & expenses, streets & the transportation system and property taxes. 

View the brief videos

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Have You Checked Your Storm Drains Lately?

Fall brings wet weather and falling leaves, increasing the potential for flooding along roadways.

To lessen street flooding, the City asks residents and property managers to help clean the inlets and storm drains in front of your property. If it can be done safely, use a rake to clear leaves, limbs, and debris from the storm drain. Do not attempt to r...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Help us name our new park!

Thanks to the determination of our citizens and elected officials, the 2-acre forest at the corner of Soundview and Harborview has been saved from development and will remain a naturally-preserved public park.

Now it needs a name!

Please send your ideas to ...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

Design Review Meeting

Thursday November 22nd, 2018 the City of Gig Harbor Design Review Board meeting has been cancelled.

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION:

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

Public Hearing on Comprehensive Plan Amendments

Notice is hereby given that the City of Gig Harbor City Council is holding a public hearing on Nov. 13, 2018 beginning at 5:30 p.m. to solicit community feedback on three initiated amendments to the City’s Comprehensive Plan as described below.

1. PL-COMP-17-0001:
2017 Comprehensive Plan Amendments.  
Review and update of the multiple Comprehensive Plan elements to address requested amendments from PSRC regarding consistency with VISION2040 and updates under the Growth Manageme...

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Public Notices
Posted on: November 2, 2018

Public Hearing on Transportation Impact Fees Update

Notice is hereby given that the City Council is holding a public hearing on Nov. 13, 2018 beginning at 5:30 p.m. to accept public comment regarding a draft ordinance relating to the updating of the Transportation Impact Fees Ordinance.

This Ordinance amends the formula used by the City of Gig Harbor to calculate Transportation Impact Fees, adopting a new project list as required by GHMC Section 19.12.120 for the calculation of Transportation Impact Fees, revisions to GHMC 19.12.120 and ...

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

Hearing Examiner Hearing

Thursday November 15th, 2018 the City of Gig Harbor Hearing Examiner hearing has been cancelled.

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION:

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Public Hearing on 2018 Revenue Sources

Notice is hereby given that the Gig Harbor City Council will be conducting a public hearing to accept public comment regarding the proposed 2018 Revenue Sources for the General Fund.

The public hearing will be held in the City Council Chambers on Monday, November 13, 2018 beginning at 5:30 pm. All interested persons are invited to attend the public hearing and make their views known.

The information on the proposed revenue sources for ...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Public Hearings on Proposed 2019 Budget

Notice is hereby given that two public hearings have been scheduled to accept comments on the proposed 2019 Budget.

The first public hearing will be held in the City Council Chambers on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 beginning at 5:30 p.m. The second public hearing will be held on Monday, November 26, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. All interested persons are invited to attend the publi...

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