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Discovered in 1840 and incorporated in 1946, Gig Harbor is one of the most picturesque small cities in America. It is located on Gig Harbor Bay in Puget Sound across the Narrows Bridge from Tacoma.


news and highlights

CITY ASKS RESIDENTS TO CLEAR STORM DRAINS. As the wind blows leaves and rain washes city streets, the city is asking residents to clear storm drains. read more →
BRICK DONATIONS FOR CITY PARK AT CRESCENT CREEK ARE STILL AVAILABLE! Now is your chance to put your mark on City Park for the Maritime PlayZone read more →
FARMERS MARKET REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS To be submitted to the City by October 24, 2014. read more →
PROMO VIDEO LAUNCHES New Tourism video hits the airwaves this month read more →
SR 16 OLYMPIC DR OVERPASS WORK BEGINS Work to repair the State Route 16 Olympic Drive overpass starts Aug. 11th read more →
PAY CITY UTILITY BILL ONLINE Sign Up to pay Gig Harbor Utilities On-line read more →
WATER QUALITY REPORT Reporting Year - 2013 read more →
CITY ENDORSES HARBOR HILL DRIVE EXTENSION City Council directs staff to begin design work read more →
SHORELINE MASTER PROGRAM On December 13th, 2013 , the Department of Ecology issued its final approval of the city's updated Shoreline Master Program. read more →
CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS ARE NOW MANDATORY State law now requires that carbon monoxide detectors be installed in all dwelling units read more →