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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Flags Lowered to Half-Staff

Flags are lowered to half-staff in memory of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

In accordance with a proclamation issued by Governor Inslee, flags will be at half-staff until the day of internment. 

Posted on: August 17, 2020

Go With the Flow

The Gig Harbor Police Department is promoting a voluntary paddlecraft safety program called GO WITH THE FLOW. The goal is to add awareness, predictability, and safety to interactions between paddlecraft and larger vessels in Gig Harbor.

We encourage all paddle sport enthusiasts to join us and “Go With The Flow” by following these three suggestions:

  • Stay at least 25 yards away from marinas.  This will give more room and time for outbound boats to react to small...
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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Volunteers Needed - Parks Commission

The City is seeking citizens interested in serving on the Gig Harbor Parks Commission.

The Parks Commission advises the Mayor and City Council on park and recreation facilities, open space acquisition and development, maintenance and operation of parks and recreation public facilities, operation of parks and recreation programs and other ma...

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Volunteers Needed - Lodging Tax Advisory Committee

The City of Gig Harbor is looking for persons interested in serving on the Gig Harbor Lodging Tax Advisory Committee.

The purpose of the committee is to advise the City Council on matters of lodging tax collection and expenditures.  Applicants must be representatives of businesses required to collect the lodging tax or organizations that are eligible to receive ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Volunteers Needed - Design Review Board

The City has two openings 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: 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: 

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