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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Human-Powered Watercraft Workshop

In 2016, the City hosted an on-line survey seeking input on storage and access at Ancich Waterfront Park. The City is now working on a conceptual design for a float at the Park and is hosting a Workshop seeking input from individual users on topics relate...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update - Roadway Status

The City's Ancich Waterfront Park has quickly become a new attraction and is being enjoyed by many.  The contractor has completed their work, though you may feel a "bump" in the roadway towards Novak Street as you drive towards the Park...

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 1-16-19

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 1/16/19

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project.

Construction of the Ancich N...

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Contstruction Update 10-8-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 10/8/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The netshed has b...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 5-15-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 5/14/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 3-30-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 3/30/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 3-15-18

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ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 3/15/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has ...

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 3-12-18

This area of the park used to have an old house on it and the petroleum may be from a possible oil tank associated with the house.

Due to the emergency nature and timing of this event, the City Engineer directed Robinson Noble, an environmental cleanup fir...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 3-1-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 3/1/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has b...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 2-15-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 2/15/18

 

Work in Progress: 

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 2-2-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 2/2/18

 

Work in Progress:

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The netshed has been reloca...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 1-18-18

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 “In Sit...

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Posted on: January 17, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 1-17-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 1/17/18

 

Work in Progress:

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy with the Ancich Park and Netshed Rehabilitation Project. The net shed has been relo...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 1-5-18

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION PROJECT

PROJECT UPDATE 1/5/17

Work in Progress:

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, has been busy bracing and moving the Ancich net shed. The net shed has been relocated onto a barge that will...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 12-20-17

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ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION

PROJECT UPDATE 12/20/2017

Work in Progress:

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, mobilized onsite 12/4/17. The contractor has staged equipment and materials and the site will now be closed to public acce...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

City Council Approves Public Works Construction Contracts

October 23, 2017 City Council approved the Public Works construction contracts for the Ancich Waterfront Park and Netshed Restoration Project.

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Posted on: November 30, 2017

Ancich Waterfront Park Construction Update 11-30-17

ANCICH PARK AND NETSHED REHABILITATION

PROJECT UPDATE 11/29/17

 

 

Work in Progress:

The City’s contractor, Quigg Brothers Construction, will be mobilizing onto the site starting 12/4/17. The contractor will begin bringing in equip...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Gig Harbor Sports Complex Master Plan Approved

The City of Gig Harbor is proud to announce the Gig Harbor Sports Complex Master Plan was approved unanimously by City Council on July 23, 2018.  Special thanks to the many citizens who participated in the public process and helped shape this imp...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Parks Commission Recommendation - Gig Harbor Sports Complex

After reviewing over 85 written public comments and conducting a public hearing, the Parks Commission deliberated and provided their recommendation regarding the Sports Complex.  The Parks Commission thanks everyone who participated in the Sports...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

Sports Complex Master Plan Alternatives Available for Review

Based on public comment received during the public process to-date, Master Plan Alternatives have been created.  The Alternatives depict varying degrees of development and programming.  

The Parks Commission will conduct a Public Hearing ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

GH Sports Complex Master Plan #1 Meeting Summary

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Harbor Arbor Art Project

The Gig Harbor Arts Commission is sponsoring the artistic carving and/or embellishment of select tree snags throughout the city. Deadline to submit an application is Tuesday, October 8th at 4:30 p.m.

The Gig Harbor Arts Commission is sponsoring the artistic carving and/or embellishment of select tree snags throughout the city. A “snag” is the term for a dead tree or a tree that has been cut down to a safe height and left to decay n...

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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 9, 2019

Reminder: "NW" Directional Project Goes Into Effect on September 30

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Effective on September 30, 2019, addresses in the Gig Harbor city limits will no longer contain the “NW” directional designator.

The City of Gig Harbor is in the final stages of implementing these modifications to ensure they are in compliance with the Next Gen 911 standards. Over 4,700 notices have been sent out throughout the course of the project starting in June to parcel owner...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Join Our Team!!

The City of Gig Harbor is currently hiring for the following positions: City Administrator, City Attorney, Court Clerk and Police Services Specialist.

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: September 9, 2019

Human-Powered Watercraft Users Workshop - Wed., Sept. 18, 5:30-7:30 pm

This Workshop is to provide a forum for the Human-Powered User Group to come together to establish a collective message and to represent the Individual User at the upcoming City Council Listening Session on Oct. 9 at 5:30 pm.

In 2016, the City hosted an on-line survey seeking input on storage and access at Ancich Waterfront Park. The City is now working on a conceptual design for a float at the Park and is hosting a Workshop seeking input from individual users on topics relate...

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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: August 28, 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: June 27, 2019

Stinson Avenue Watermain Replacement Begins July 8 - Expect Delays

Stinson Water Main Routes 2019

The Stinson Avenue Watermain Replacement Project is expected to begin July 8th, 2019 and continue throughout the summer months.

The project will replace approximately 4000 linear feet of watermain. Within the project limits there will be a single-lane closure with alternating traffic for the majority of the project. There will be some work performed in Grandview Street, between Pi...

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

City of Gig Harbor Accepting 2020 Lodging Tax Applications

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2020 Lodging Tax funding requests are now being accepted by the City of Gig Harbor.

Applications for Lodging Tax/Tourism Promotion Funding are due September 20, 2019 by 5 pm at the Tourism & Communications Office in City Hall.  CLICK HERE for the Application and Guidelines. 

Funding for this program comes from the Ci...

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Posted on: June 21, 2019

Updates to "NW" Directional Within Gig Harbor City Limits

Addresses within city limits are being modified to no longer contain the “NW” directional designator. The City is implementing these modifications to ensure they continue to provide their citizens with the highest & most defined level of safety available.

“By updating addresses within the City limits to remove the NW directional, city addresses are clearly delineated from the rest of the peninsula. This will aid first responders and hopefully reduce response times,” said Katrina Knutson...

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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: 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: September 16, 2019

PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING

Thursday September 19th, 2019 the City of Gig Harbor Planning Commission meeting has been cancelled.

NOTICE OF MEETING CANCELLATION: 

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Design Review Meeting

Thursday September 26th, 2019 at 5:00 pm | The City of Gig Harbor Design Review Board will meet to review the proposal for the Peninsula School District Elementary #9 to be located at XXX Harbor Hill Dr., PL-DR-19-0092

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Hearing Examiner Hearing

Thursday September 19th, 2019 the City of Gig Harbor Hearing Examiner hearing has been cancelled.

NOTICE OF HEARING CANCELLATION:

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