Bremerton City Council

Bremerton takes steps forward to permit temporary homeless encampments

Bremerton City Council will vote on the proposed code changes in December

 

Wheeler releases proposed 2020 budget for City of Bremerton

Mayor will review budget with city council over the next few weeks before adopting the document

 

Bremerton City Council candidates talk plans and concerns for city

The only contested race is for District 6; Michael Simpson and Anna Mockler

 

Candidates in key Central Kitsap races vie for voter support during forum

Two races are for Bremerton City Council District 6 and Port of Bremerton District 2 Commissioner

Bremerton City Council approves raise for Mayor Wheeler

Wheeler’s salary will jump from $107,000 to $114,000.

Kitsap Rescue Mission’s religion-based hiring process puts a snag in grant funding

The overnight shelter is asking for an exemption based on the Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Bremerton mayor proposes $120,000 in federal funding to aid Kitsap Rescue Mission

The proposal comes after Kitsap Rescue Mission announced a temporary closure of its overnight shelter

City Council passes ordinance to curb illicit massage businesses

The ordinance will make it difficult for illicit businesses to meet state license requirements

View of the inside of Kitsap Rescue Mission. (Tyler Shuey/Kitsap News Group)

County looks to add more space for homeless in shelters

Kitsap County Board of Commissioners approved the 2018 Kitsap Homeless Crisis Response and Housing Plan.

View of the inside of Kitsap Rescue Mission. (Tyler Shuey/Kitsap News Group)

Angela Woods appointed Bremerton city clerk

Woods had previously for the city from 2006-2014

Tony Hillman, 39, is the newest Bremerton City Council member. (Courtesy photo)

Hillman appointed District 4 Bremerton City Council member

BREMERTON — Tony Hillman, controller for Habitat for Humanity, was appointed Jan. 10 to complete the City Council term of Greg Wheeler, who became mayor… Continue reading

Tony Hillman, 39, is the newest Bremerton City Council member. (Courtesy photo)

Bremerton City Council will get a third new member

Vacancy created by Wheeler’s election as mayor

Bremerton Mayor Patty Lent testifies in opposition to the closure of Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton, Feb. 21. She fought to keep acute care available in Kitsap’s largest city. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)
Bremerton Mayor Patty Lent testifies in opposition to the closure of Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton, Feb. 21. She fought to keep acute care available in Kitsap’s largest city. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)

Schmitt named new Bremerton fire chief

Schmitt named new Bremerton fire chief

Mathews, candidate for Bremerton City Council District 1, wants transparency in taxes and utility bills

BREMERTON — Allen Mathews, an electrical maintenance supervisor and Navy veteran, has announced his candidacy for Bremerton City Council District 1 in the Nov. 7… Continue reading

Bremerton Councilman Wheeler announces his campaign for mayor

BREMERTON — Bremerton City Councilman Greg Wheeler announced March 2 his campaign for mayor in the 2017 election. In addition to mayor, four council positions… Continue reading