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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: January 2, 2018

Mayor Kuhn Announces New Mission and Vision Statement for Gig Harbor

Our Vision & Mission Statements offer standards by which to measure and guide all future policies and actions. My Administration is here to assist our residents in attaining and maintaining a high standard of living through cost-effective governance.

We are committed to improving the quality of life in the City of Gig Harbor by strengthening our neighborhoods, delivering superior services, embracing input from our citizens, and making Gig Harbor a safe and desirable city in which to live, work, raise ...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

New for 2018: Apply for any Permit Online

Effective January 8, you may apply for any permit from the City online!

Building permits have been available online since 2011. This popular option is coming to Planning and Engineering permits and land use actions in 2018.

Online Planning applications begin by emailing a simple online intake request form to the City. A Planning Technician assists you thereafter through the process and provides you an email address to send your application materials to the Planning Departmen...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

City of Gig Harbor Purchases Land for Future Sports Complex

At the December 18th City Council meeting, Gig Harbor Councilmembers expanded on their vision for a future multi-purpose sport complex with the approval to purchase an 11.5-acre parcel in north Gig Harbor, at 10770 Harbor Hill Drive.

As part of the $3.5 million-dollar purchase, the city will acquire 11.5 acres adjacent to existing land previously dedicated to a complex. Total acreage for future development is now approximately 30 acres.

The hope for a turf and lit sports field complex...

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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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