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Posted on: October 8, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Contstruction Update 10-8-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 10/8/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The netshed has b...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Harborview Detour to Begin October 15th

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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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: May 15, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 5-15-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 5/14/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has ...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: March 30, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 3-30-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 3/30/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has ...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 3-15-18

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ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 3/15/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has ...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: March 12, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 3-12-18

This area of the park used to have an old house on it and the petroleum may be from a possible oil tank associated with the house.

Due to the emergency nature and timing of this event, the City Engineer directed Robinson Noble, an environmental cleanup fir...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 3-1-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 3/1/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has b...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: February 15, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 2-15-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 2/15/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has ...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: February 2, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 2-2-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 2/2/18

 

Work in Progress:

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The netshed has been reloca...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: January 18, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 1-18-18

Consistent with Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation requirements, the Ancich Netshed has been internally braced and was lifted by crane from its position on the dilapidated pier, to a barge. The Netshed will remain “In Sit...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: January 17, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 1-17-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 1/17/18

 

Work in Progress:

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has been relo...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: January 5, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 1-5-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 1/5/17

Work in Progress:

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy bracing and moving the Ancich net shed. The net shed has been relocated onto a barge that will...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: December 20, 2017

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 12-20-17

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ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION

PROJECT UPDATE 12/20/2017

Work in Progress:

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, mobilized onsite 12/4/17. The contractor has staged equipment and materials and the site will now be closed to public acce...

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Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: October 27, 2017

City Council Approves Public Works Construction Contracts

October 23, 2017 City Council approved the Public Works construction contracts for the Ancich Waterfront Park and Netshed Restoration Project.

Ancich Waterfront Park
Posted on: November 30, 2017

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 11-30-17

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION

PROJECT UPDATE 11/29/17

 

 

Work in Progress:

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, will be mobilizing onto the site starting 12/4/17. The contractor will begin bringing in equip...

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Ancich Waterfront Park

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Gig Harbor Sports Complex Master Plan Approved

The City of Gig Harbor is proud to announce the Gig Harbor Sports Complex Master Plan was approved unanimously by City Council on July 23, 2018.  Special thanks to the many citizens who participated in the public process and helped shape this imp...

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Gig Harbor Sports Complex
Posted on: April 13, 2018

Parks Commission Recommendation - Gig Harbor Sports Complex

After reviewing over 85 written public comments and conducting a public hearing, the Parks Commission deliberated and provided their recommendation regarding the Sports Complex.  The Parks Commission thanks everyone who participated in the Sports...

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Gig Harbor Sports Complex
Posted on: March 30, 2018

Sports Complex Master Plan Alternatives Available for Review

Based on public comment received during the public process to-date, Master Plan Alternatives have been created.  The Alternatives depict varying degrees of development and programming.  

The Parks Commission will conduct a Public Hearing ...

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Gig Harbor Sports Complex
Posted on: March 14, 2018

GH Sports Complex Master Plan #1 Meeting Summary

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Please click the link below to view the Meeting Summary:
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Posted on: July 26, 2018

July 26, 2018 Construction Update

The Roadway has been paved and striped and construction is nearing completion with the installation of landscaping and irrigation, street lights and pedestrian guardrail currently in progress.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony and opening of the Roadway to the Pub...

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Harbor Hill Drive Extension
Posted on: April 10, 2018

April 10, 2018 Construction Update

Please contact Construction Supervisor Kyle Neiman at 253-377-1378 for additional information.

Harbor Hill Drive Extension
Posted on: February 21, 2018

February 21, 2018 Construction Update

This road closure will allow for the construction of a new roundabout at the Harbor Hill Dr. and Sentinel Dr. intersection. 

The road closure will begin on March 19th and will be in effect through April 17, 2018. No local access will be provided t...

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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 11, 2018

City Seeking Community Development Director

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The position will remain open until filled. The first review of applications will take place on October 26, 2018.

View job description.

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

City Recognizes 2018 National Champions Gig Harbor Canoe & Kayak Racing Team

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At last night's City Council meeting, Mayor Kit Kuhn recognized the Gig Harbor Canoe & Kayak Racing Team for their accomplishment as the 2018 National Champions. Congratulations to the team members, coaches and parents!

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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 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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News
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Coffee with Kit - New Location

Coffee with Kit has moved to a new location at Kimball Coffeehouse (6659 Kimball Drive).

The time is still the same - first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 a.m.  Please drop by at the next session on October 2nd and share your thoughts with the Mayor.

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

City Council Issues Resolution of Support for Transportation Benefit District Proposition 1

On September 24th, the Gig Harbor City Council passed Resolution 1129 Supporting Transportation Benefit District Proposition 1.

The proposition, if approved by voters at the November 2018 election, would authorize a two-tenths of one percent increase in the City's sales tax rate to fund transportation improvements as authorized under Chapter 36.73 RCW.

Included in the adopted Resol...

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News
Posted on: July 17, 2018

Temporary Sign Permits

With campaign season heating up for the August Primary and November General Elections, it's important to remember that the City's Sign Code needs to be observed for all temporary signs on public and private property.

There are regulations in place which govern the allowable sign area, the number of temporary signs allowed and the maximum duration a temporary sign may be displayed.

Permits to place a temporary sign on public right-of-way can be easily and freely obtaine...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

City Rehabilitating Historic Ancich Netshed as Part of the Ancich Waterfront Park Project

Consistent with Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation requirements, the Ancich Netshed has been internally braced and was lifted by crane from its position on the dilapidated pier, to a barge. The Netshed will remain &ld...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Ben B. Cheney Foundation Withdraws Application

The Ben B. Cheney Foundation has withdrawn its application for a development agreement for the One Harbor Point project. No additional City review or processing will occur on this application. This project page will be deactivated in 30 days.

One Harbor Point

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

City Council Hearing

Monday October 22nd, 2018 at 5:30 pm | The City Council will review the Johnson Annexation request PL-ANX-18-0001. The requested annexation of a .31 acre site located east of Soundview Drive and south of 61st St Ct NW.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING:

Public Notices
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Design Review Meeting

Thursday October 25th, 2018 the City of Gig Harbor Design Review Board meeting has been cancelled.

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION:

Public Notices
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Hearing Examiner Hearing

Thursday November 1st, 2018 the City of Gig Harbor Hearing Examiner hearing has been cancelled.

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION:

Public Notices
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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Public Notices
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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Public Notices
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Hearing Examiner Hearing

Thursday October 18th, 2018 at 1:30 pm | The City of Gig Harbor Hearing Examiner will meet to review the proposal for the Heritage Point Preliminary Plat, the proposed subdivision of 5.15 acres into 18 SFR lots. The sit is located at 4219 Harborview Dr.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING:

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

PUBLIC NOTICE - 2019 BUDGET FILING & STUDY SESSIONS

Notice is hereby given that the proposed 2019 Budget will be filed with the City Clerk on October 5, 2019. City of Gig Harbor Council will hold two study sessions to discuss the 2019 Budget. They are scheduled for Monday, October 15th and Tuesday, October...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Moratorium to end on August 12th, 2018

New residential projects will be accepted on Monday, August 13th. During the course of the moratorium, two ordinances (No. 1389 and No.1393) were adopted that made ten (10) major changes to the City’s development regulations to reduce residential...

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Residential Moratorium
Posted on: June 19, 2018

Council Meeting Recap from June 11th, 2018

Per the direction given by the City Council, staff will be working on the amendments below.  A public hearing on these amendments will occur at the City Council meeting of July 9th, 2018.1. Removing streams and critical area buffers from...

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Residential Moratorium
Posted on: May 30, 2018

Council Meeting Recap from May 29th, 2018

The City adopted Ordinance No. 1389 to address zoning code changes for residential density and development. These Group #1 amendments affect the R-1 zoning district, RB-2 zoning district, the PRD Planned Residential District, residential uses in the DB, B...

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Residential Moratorium
Posted on: May 15, 2018

Council Meeting Recap from May 14th, 2018

The City passed Ordinance 1388 to recognize all vested projects and projects that submitted site plan review application by February 12th, 2018.  On May 29th, the City will hold a second public hearing on amendments to the R-1 zoning district, RB...

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Residential Moratorium
Posted on: April 23, 2018

Responsible Growth for Gig Harbor

The City is seeking input from public. Help us forge a plan for the next 20-years and future generations. Our goal is to establish a road map for growth throughout Gig Harbor.

The City has identified several potential code changes we could make to help reg...

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Residential Moratorium
Posted on: April 16, 2018

Message from Mayor Kuhn

A message from Mayor Kuhn regarding the residential moratorium

Residential Moratorium
Posted on: March 29, 2018

Planning & Building Committee Next Steps

In addition, the planning consultant will review of the work plan with the committee, lead them in a discussion on issue discovery, and present the draft outreach surveys.

Link to April 2nd Planning/Building Committee meeting information

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Residential Moratorium
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Public Hearing and Consultant Selection

At the March 26th City Council meeting, the City will hold a public hearing on the moratorium and take public testimony. The public is welcome to provide comments as described on this page. Also at this meeting, the City will be considering a contract for...

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Residential Moratorium

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