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Posted on: September 24, 2018

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

On September 23rd, the Gig Harbor City Council passed Resolution 1159 Supporting Transportation Benefit District Proposition 1.

The proposition, if approved by voters at the November 2019 general 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 adopt...

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Volunteers Needed - Design Review Board

The City is looking to fill an opening on the Design Review Board.

All applicants must be able to read and interpret site plans and elevation drawings. Applicants must fall into a least one of the following categories:

  • Licensed Architect or Professional Building Designer. Preference given to applicants with demonstrated e...
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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Effective Nov. 1st, City Business License Fee increases to $40.

NOTICE OF BUSINESS LICENSE FEE INCREASE

Notice is hereby given that the City of Gig Harbor Business License Fee will increase $10 from the current $30 to $40 on November 1, 2019. This fee applies to all licenses in the city that meet the $2000 threshold, a...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

CITY SEEKS GENERAL CITY ATTORNEY SERVICES

The city has issued a request for proposals for a qualified individual or firm to provide a full range of municipal legal services serving as the City's legal counsel on a contractual basis.

 

CITY OF GIG HARBORREQUEST FOR PROPOSALS CONTRACTED CITY ATTORNEY SERVICES

The purpose of this Request for Proposals (RFP) is to solicit and select a qualified individual or firm to provide a full range of municipal legal services serving as the C...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Career Opportunities

The City of Gig Harbor is currently hiring for the following positions: City Administrator, City Attorney, Laborer, and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator.

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Single Use Food Serviceware and Litter Reduction Ordinance Goes Into Effect on November 26th

The Gig Harbor City Council passed the Single Use Food Serviceware & Litter Reduction Ordinance on November 26, 2018. This ordinance goes into effect November 26, 2019. At that time all food service providers in Gig Harbor will be required to comply.

Effective November 26, 2019, the items listed below are no longer allowed to be given out by food service providers when serving or selling raw or cooked food, for consumption on or off the premises:

  • Non-recyclable plastic containers
  • Non-recyclable plastic ...
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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Stinson Avenue Watermain Replacement Project is Nearing Completion

Stinson Water Main Routes 2019

The Stinson Avenue Watermain Replacement Project is nearing completion. Major delays to traffic will be minimal from this point on. The only remaining impact to traffic will be when the roadways are re-striped. This work is weather dependent.

The project replaced approximately 4000 linear feet of watermain.  Thank you for your patience during the project.

Please contact Construction Supervisor, Kyle Neiman, with questions or concerns at 253-853-7607. Or, to reach the Public Works main-...

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

Campaign Signage

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 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 obtained through...

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Design Review Meeting

Thursday October 24th, 2019 at 5:00 pm | The City of Gig Harbor Design Review Board will meet to review the proposal for the Westside Business Park Lot 1 Warehouse the site is located at 32018 57th St Ct., (PL-DR-19-0018)

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING: 

Public Notices
Posted on: October 2, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE - 2020 BUDGET FILING & STUDY SESSIONS

The 2020 Preliminary Budget is now available.

Notice is hereby given that the proposed 2020 Budget was filed with the City Clerk  October 1, 2019. City of Gig Harbor Council will hold two study sessions to discuss the 2020 Budget. They are scheduled for Monday, October 21st and Tuesday, Octo...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE - 2020 BUDGET STUDY SESSIONS

Notice is hereby given that the City of Gig Harbor Council will hold two study sessions to discuss the 2020 Budget. They are scheduled for Monday, October 21st and Tuesday, October 22nd beginning at 3:00 p.m. and will be held in Community Rooms A & B....

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