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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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Ancich Water Access Updates

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Pierce County reverts to Phase 2 of “Healthy Washington–Roadmap to Recovery”

Beginning April 16, Pierce County will return to Phase 2 of the "Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery" plan.

On January 11, Governor Inslee announced the Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery plan in response to increased COVID-19 cases. The guidelines affect restaurants and bars, retail and grocery stores, religious services, funerals and weddings, gyms and ...

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City of Gig Harbor COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: March 2, 2021

Pierce County Rental and Utility Assistance

Pierce County Human Services and the City of Tacoma have received funding for rental and utility assistance for tenants impacted by COVID-19 and behind on rent.

The purpose of the Rental Assistance program is to prevent eviction for Pierce County residents (including those living in the City of Tacoma) impacted by COVID-19 who are behind on rent. Applicants must qualify as low-income at or below 80% Area Median I...

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City of Gig Harbor COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: January 26, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccination in Gig Harbor

COVID-19 vaccine may be available from Pierce County and Gig Harbor medical providers with limited availability. The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department provides official updates on vaccination availability and access.


For the most up-to-date information, please visit tpchd.org/vaxtothefuture



City of Gig Harbor COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Civic Center Closed to the Public

The Civic Center will be closed until further notice due to the on-going restrictions in effect caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Once a decision to re-open the Civic Center has been made, it will be announced in advance to the community.

City staff continue to be available via phone and email. The main phone number to City Hall is (253) 851-8136.

All payments must take place over the phone (253) 530-7030, submitted via drop box, or made online. Visit: https://www.cityofgigharbor.n...

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City of Gig Harbor COVID-19 Updates
Posted on: November 3, 2020

Extension of COVID-19 Related Special Use Regulation Suspension

The suspension of Special Use Permit regulations and encroachment permit fees for qualifying businesses has been extended through December 31, 2021.

 Requirements to utilize temporary suspensions: 

  1. Must be a business with a physical location in the City of Gig Harbor, and 
  2. Must have an approved City Business License, and 
  3. Must have legally established land use approval...
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City of Gig Harbor COVID-19 Updates

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Gig Harbor Sports Complex Update - March 25, 2021

Gig Harbor Sports Complex

The primary request from citizens has been to construct lit and turfed sport fields, with secondary uses including sport courts with options for pickleball, tennis and basketball, picnic shelters, trails and a new accessible playground.

 

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Flags Lowered to Half-Staff

In accordance with guidance from the Presidential Proclamation, flags will be lowered to half-staff as a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of violence perpetrated on April 15, 2021, in Indianapolis, Indiana

Flags will remain at half-staff until sunset on Tuesday, April 20, 2021.                                 &n...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

2021 Creative Endeavor Grants Program Round 2

The Gig Harbor Arts Commission announces the reopening of the 2021 Creative Endeavor grants program. There is $5000 available to award in this 2nd round of applications.

The Creative Endeavor Grant Program supports the work of local individuals and organizations involved in arts and culture. The goal is to increase arts and cultural opportunities available to the people of Gig Harbor. Gig Harbor-area individuals and arts ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Night Work Intersection Closure at Stinson/Grandview - April 15 thru April 16

Starting on Thursday, April 15 from 7:00 PM to 5:30 AM and Friday April 16 from 7:00 PM to 5:30 AM, the intersection of Stinson Avenue and Grandview Street will be closed for night work. Emergency and Local access must utilize an alternate route.

If you have any questions regarding this matter or have any questions during this work, please email communications@gigharborwa.gov or call (253) 853-3554.

 

Thank you for your patience during this night work.  

 

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

City Council to Consider Amending Fireworks Ordinance

The Gig Harbor City Council will be considering amending the City’s Fireworks Ordinance at the April 26, 2021 City Council meeting. The proposal would amend the hours of allowable discharge from the current four days (July 1-4) to one day only - July 4th.

To provide public comment, two options are available: 
1) Email mayorandcouncil@cityofgigharbor.net prior to April 26 with your position or thoughts on this topic.
2) Log in to the City Council meeting o...
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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Stinson Avenue Southbound (uphill) Daytime Closure from March 29 - April 23

Significant delays are expected in the downtown Gig Harbor corridor. The public is advised to use alternate routes whenever possible. Access to residences and businesses will be maintained at all times.

Roadway closures for the project will occur in multiple phases. The “partial” (or southbound or uphill) Stinson Ave closure and detour for the first phase of the project is identified on the map (below) and is expected to be in place for approximately one...

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Posted on: March 5, 2021

Thinking of running for elected office?

2021 is an election year in Gig Harbor.

Elections will be held in November for the following positions:

 

  • Mayor (currently held by Kit Kuhn)
  • Councilmember Position 1 (currently held by Jeni Woock)
  • Councilmember Position 2 (currently held by Bob Himes)
  • Councilmember Position 3 (currently hel...
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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: April 15, 2021

Design Review Board Notice of Public Meeting Mallards Landing Lot 7 – Assisted Living Facility

The general proposal is for the development of an approximately 95,100square foot assisted living and memory care facility containing a total of 83 living units – including 71&nb...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Shoreline Master Program Amendment: Public Art

The proposal is a nonproject, legislative action to amend the City’s Shoreline Master

Program. The amendment includes adding public art as an allowed use within the

vegetation conservation area of certain shoreline designations. The allowance woul...

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NOTICE OF DETERMINATION OF NONSIGNIFICANCE Planning Public Notices
Posted on: April 8, 2021

City of Gig Harbor Design Review Board Meeting Pioneer Way Mixed Use Development

THIS ITEM HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR MAY 13, 2021

The project proposal consists of two mixed use, low impact development buildings on a site consisting of two vacant parcels with a total combined area of .43 acres. Building A includes 1,391 square feet of gr...

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Planning Public Notices
Posted on: April 8, 2021

City of Gig Harbor Hearing Examiner Hearing

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

If you wish to submit written public comment, please provide your comments to the Planning Division by Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 12:00 noon.   All  written comments  must  be  ...

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Planning Public Notices
Posted on: April 6, 2021

Gig Harbor Shoreline Master Program Locally Initiated Amendments

Gig Harbor (City) and Washington State Department of Ecology (Ecology) are seeking comments on the City’s Shoreline Master Program (SMP) proposed SMP amendments.  Authority ...

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Notice of Joint Public Meeting & Comment Period Planning Public Notices

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE NO. 1459

On the 12th day of April, 2021, the City Council of the City of Gig Harbor, passed Ordinance No. 1459.

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF GIG HARBOR, WASHINGTON, ADDING NEW CHAPTERS 8.25, 8.26 AND 8.27 ADOPTING REGULATIONS FOR THREE SPECIFIC CITY OVERWATER STRUCTURES AT ANCICH WATERFRONT PARK; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY AND ESTABLISHING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE NO. 1458

On the 12th day of April, 2021, the City Council of the City of Gig Harbor, passed Ordinance No. 1458.

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF GIG HARBOR, WASHINGTON, RELATING TO THE CITY’S 2021 BUDGET, ADOPTING A REVISED SALARY SCHEDULE TO REFLECT CHANGES RESULTING FROM LABOR NEGOTIATIONS.

 

The full text of this Ordinance will be mailed upon request...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE NO. 1457

On the 12th day of April, 2021, the City Council of the City of Gig Harbor, passed Ordinance No. 1457.

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF GIG HARBOR, WASHINGTON ASSUMING THE RIGHTS, POWERS, FUNCTIONS AND OBLIGATIONS OF THE GIG HARBOR TRANSPORATION BENEFIT DISTRICT (TBD) AS ALLOWED BY CHAPTER 36.74 RCW AND FOLLOWING ITS ABOLISHING THE TBD GOVERNING BOARD UPON THE ...

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Public Notices
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Request for Proposals - Strategic Planning Process

The City of Gig Harbor is seeking a qualified person or firm to contract for consulting services to guide a Strategic Planning process. The deadline for submittals is April 22, 2021.

Please review the Request for Proposals for more details.

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