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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Ancich Water Access Update

On Tuesday, October 29th, a users group meeting was held to discuss water access at Ancich Waterfront Park. You can listen to the meeting recording here.

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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Face Coverings Required in Washington State

Effective Friday, June 26, a statewide order requires individuals to wear a face covering in indoor public spaces such as stores, offices and restaurants. The order also requires face coverings outdoors when you can't stay 6 feet apart from others.

There are exemptions, including people with certain disabilities or health conditions, people who are deaf or hard of hearing, and children under the age of 5 (though it’s encouraged to have children ages 3-5 wear a covering if possible). There ...

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Pierce County Safe Start-Stay Healthy Status Moved to Phase 2

The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department has announced that Pierce County has been moved to Phase 2 of the Governor's Safe Start-Stay Healthy order.

Details on allowable activities under Phase 2 can be found on the Health Department’s website. These include:

Recreation:

  • Enjoy outdoor recreation like camping biking, running, or trips to the beach if you maintain six feet of physical distance fr...
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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Mayor Kuhn Signs Proclamation Related to Special Use Permits for Outdoor Retail

The proclamation temporarily suspends certain Special Use regulations and eliminates Encroachment Permit fees. This action will allow for "sidewalk sales," and other outdoor sales on private property and within the public Right-of-Way.

Encroachment permits are still required for use of R-O-W, in order for the City to review safety protocols/measures and require appropriate liability insurance.

 

This measure will assist local businesses wishing to safely reopen and sell products ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Ban on Plastic Bags, Utensils, and Food Serviceware Temporarily Suspended

The Mayor, with input from the City Council, has decided to temporarily suspend enforcement of the City’s plastic bag ban during the COVID-19 health crisis.

With action taken by the Gig Harbor Mayor, our city is temporarily suspending enforcement of the plastic bag and utensil ban (Ordinances #1398 and #1399), effective immediately.

The City of Gig Harbor’s Emergency Proclamation, dated March 23, 202...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

UPDATED - Civic Center Closed to Public

The Civic Center is closed until August 3rd to outside public and private agencies and groups.

We will assess this closure and make a decision on whether to extend the closure by Friday, July 31st.  City staff will still be available via phone and email. The main phone number to City Hall is: (253) 851-8136.

All payments must take place ove...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Now Hiring for Principal Planner

The City of Gig Harbor Community Development Department is currently hiring for the position of Principal Planner. For more information about this and other current openings visit our recruitment website: www.governmentjobs.com/careers/gigharbor

To apply for current job postings create an online profile and submit an application via the www.governmentjobs.com/careers/gigharbor link.

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Hiring Roster - Police Officer (Lateral Entry)

To begin the process of creating an eligibility roster, the City of Gig Harbor Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of Lateral Police Officer.

For more information and to apply please visit our recruitment website at:  www.governmentjobs.com/careers/gigharbor 



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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.

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Hearing Examiner Virtual Hearing

On Thursday July 16th at 1:30 pm the City of Gig Harbor will hold a virtual hearing to hear the proposal for a single-family residential garage setback variance for site located at XXX Bayridge Ave, parcel number 0221064105
PL-VAR-19-0002

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING:

NO PUBLIC COMMENT WILL BE ALLOWED AT THIS HEARING.  If you wish to submit public comment, please provide your input and/or questions to the Planning Division by Thursday July 16th at 12:00 noon.  All written comm...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Hearing Examiner Virtual Hearing

On Thursday July 16th at 1:30 pm the City of Gig Harbor will hold a virtual hearing to hear the proposal for a single-family residential garage setback variance for site located at XXX Bayridge Ave, parcel number 0221064052.
PL-VAR-19-0001

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NO PUBLIC COMMENT WILL BE ALLOWED AT THIS HEARING.  If you wish to submit public comment, please provide your input and/or questions to the Planning Division by Thursday July 16th at 12:00 noon.  All written comme...

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