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Posted on: December 12, 2017

City of Gig Harbor Accepting Applications for Planning Commission

This position will fill the remainder of a term through June 2018 at which time applications will be accepted for a new four-year term. The Commission provides guidance and recommendations to the City Council on comprehensive land-use planning matters.

Persons interested in serving on the Planning Commission should send a letter of interest and application to Shawna Wise, City of Gig Harbor, 3510 Grandview Street, Gig Harbor, WA 98335 or wises@cityofgigharbor.net by Tuesday, January 9, 2018. The positio...

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Posted on: December 12, 2017

City Council to Continue Review of Gig Harbor Canoe and Kayak Lease

On December 18, 2017 at 5:30 pm, the Gig Harbor City Council will continue review and discussion of the Gig Harbor Canoe and Kayak Lease Agreement during the Special City Council Meeting.

Revisions of the leasewere presented by Councilmember Kadzik at the December 11, 2017 City Council meeting. The City Council requested more time for review and asked that it be brought back as an agenda item on December 18, 2017. 

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

The City of Gig Harbor is Working to Complete its First-Ever Active Transportation Plan

This plan will help identify and inform transportation improvements over the next several years. Based on community input, we've developed a set of goals to shape the plan, and need to hear from YOU to ensure we're on-track.

This short survey will help accomplish that – and by participating, your name will be entered into a drawing to win a free Fitbit™ activity tracker. To complete the short survey, visit the project website: www.connectthegig.com.

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Posted on: November 30, 2017

Request for Qualifications – Municipal Court Judge

The City of Gig Harbor is asking for responses to a Request for Qualifications from well qualified attorneys interested in serving as the Presiding Judge for the City of Gig Harbor Municipal Court.

To reply to the RFQ, please submit the following:
(1) resume; (2) cover letter andstatement of qualifications, which&...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

City of Gig Harbor Accepting Applications for Lodging Tax Advisory Committee

The purpose of the committee is to advise the city council on matters of lodging tax collection and expenditures. This position will serve the remainder of a two-year term. The Committee meets at least quarterly.

Persons interested in serving on the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee should send a letter of interest and application to Shawna Wise, City of Gig Harbor, 3510 Grandview Street, Gig Harbor, WA 98335 by Tuesday, January 9, 2018. The position is voluntary and...

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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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