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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Flags lowered to honor former First Lady Barbara Bush

Flags at all City facilities to be lowered to half-staff to honor former First Lady Barbra Bush

President Donald Trump issued a directive to lower the flags

Individuals and businesses are encouraged to fly the flag at half-staff as well.

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Parks Commission Recommendation - Gig Harbor Sports Complex

The Parks Commission has provided their recommendation to City Council and Mayor Kuhn regarding the 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 Complex p...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Go Mobile!

The City of Gig Harbor has launched a new mobile app, providing a connection between the City and its citizens and visitors.

The City of Gig Harbor app can be used to enjoy convenient access to services such as the public meetings calendar, Mayor's Blog, city maps, parks, permit portal, and much more.  You may also find current employment opportunities or contact infor...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Mayor Kuhn Addresses Changes to Administration

New Interim City Administrator will start on April 16, 2018 following City Council approval of temporary contract.

Click HERE to read full Mayor's Blog.  

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Mayor's Information Used Without Permission

A video of the Mayor speaking during his campaign has been added to the "Responsible Taxation of Citizens" website without his knowledge.

What this implies is incorrect, and he has asked that this information be removed as quickly as possible. 

On the 26th of February, the City Council accepted public comment before adopting Resolution No. 1113 in support of the upcoming school levy...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

City's Special Event Regulations have been Amended

Ordinance 1385 Amended the City's Special Event Regulations: 

WHAT WAS AMENDED?

Gig Harbor Municipal Code Chapter 5.28 ‘Special Events’ has been amended by Ordinance 1385.

WHY WAS THE CODE AMENDED?

The Parks Commission was asked...

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

Gig Harbor Sports Complex Master Plan Public Meeting Dates

Public meeting dates have been established for the Gig Harbor Sports Complex Master Plan. We look forward to your participation and input!

The City of Gig Harbor has established public meeting dates for the Gig Harbor Sports Complex Master Plan. We invite you to participate in this important process. Your voice matters!

Public Meeting: March 6, 2018 – 5:30pm – Cou...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

City Council Approves Contract for Gig Harbor Sports Complex Master Plan

The City of Gig Harbor will conduct public outreach for the creation of a Gig Harbor Sports Complex Master Plan.

The Gig Harbor City Council approved a Contract with Bruce Dees and Associates in order to create a Master Plan for the Gig Harbor Sports Complex.  Public outreach will be crucial in determining the final concept for the 30+ acre park.  ...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Residental Moratorium Webpage Has Been Published

The City of Gig Harbor has published the Residential Moratorium webpage.

All information and updates regarding the moratorium will be published here.

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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: October 30, 2017

Winter Roadway Maintenance

As the winter season approaches, the City will be applying salt brine on the major City roadways in advance of any forecasted freezing temperatures and snow events.

Click on this fact sheet prepared by the American Public Works Association that discusses what salt brine is and how it is used for winter maintenance.

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