City of Port Orchard

Port Orchard’s Community Service Day is April 27

Port Orchard’s Community Service Day is April 27

Volunteers: Bring gloves, tools and pick a location

Port Orchard’s Community Service Day is April 27
Get ready, Port Orchard

Get ready, Port Orchard

It’s time to get ready for spring cleanup

Get ready, Port Orchard
Three finalists for Port Orchard police chief named

Three finalists for Port Orchard police chief named

Brown, Tomaras and Wilson emerge from two-day interview session

Three finalists for Port Orchard police chief named
Five candidates seek to become Port Orchard’s next police chief

Five candidates seek to become Port Orchard’s next police chief

The field will be narrowed to two or three finalists after interviews

Five candidates seek to become Port Orchard’s next police chief
Mayor narrows police chief search to five candidates

Mayor narrows police chief search to five candidates

Finalists will meet with City Council, community members on March 27.

Mayor narrows police chief search to five candidates
Civic boosters urge KPFD to commit to civic center project

Civic boosters urge KPFD to commit to civic center project

More than 100 Port Orchard supporters attend board meeting

Civic boosters urge KPFD to commit to civic center project

Port Orchard Boulevard closed until 4 p.m. today

The closure is needed for storm cleanup and hazardous tree removal.

Mayor tallies Port Orchard’s 2018 accomplishments, goals for this year

Mayor tallies Port Orchard’s 2018 accomplishments, goals for this year

Tremont project is nearing finish; emphasis this year is to complete projects

Mayor tallies Port Orchard’s 2018 accomplishments, goals for this year
Port Orchard in midst of recruiting new police chief

Port Orchard in midst of recruiting new police chief

Application period ends at the close of the month.

Port Orchard in midst of recruiting new police chief
Search for new police chief begins

Search for new police chief begins

Marti to retire this year; salary boost expected to increase recruitment pool

Search for new police chief begins

Feb. 5 is hearing date for zoning code, map update

Planning Commission is seeking public input on city’s draft update.

Roundabout 101:

Roundabout 101:

Here are some pointers for Tremont’s new multi-lane roundabouts

Roundabout 101:
Putaansuu says he’s running again for mayor

Putaansuu says he’s running again for mayor

Mayor cites achievements during term on transportation, zoning and parks

Putaansuu says he’s running again for mayor
Putaansuu’s message on December tornado:

Putaansuu’s message on December tornado:

Mayor thankful no lives were lost, takes pride in Port Orchard’s response

Putaansuu’s message on December tornado:
McCormick Village Park not open — yet

McCormick Village Park not open — yet

PORT ORCHARD — While a ribbon-cutting ceremony Dec. 21 at the new McCormick Village Park on Old Clifton Road signaled that the second and final… Continue reading

McCormick Village Park not open — yet
Those impacted by tornado invited to Sunday town hall meeting

Those impacted by tornado invited to Sunday town hall meeting

Event to be hosted by Kitsap County Commissioner Charlotte Garrido and Mayor Rob Putaansuu.

Those impacted by tornado invited to Sunday town hall meeting
Bob Smith

Editor’s notebook | Port Orchard shines in a moment of anguish

An outpouring of support from the community triumphs over disaster.

Bob Smith
Stetson Heights stormwater ponds nearly overflowing

Stetson Heights stormwater ponds nearly overflowing

Kitsap County issues notice to nearby homeowners of possible overflow

Stetson Heights stormwater ponds nearly overflowing
Rockwell Pocket Park hearing is Nov. 29

Rockwell Pocket Park hearing is Nov. 29

City Council has scheduled a public hearing on waterfront park plans.

Rockwell Pocket Park hearing is Nov. 29
Third segment of pedestrian pathway nearing finish line

Third segment of pedestrian pathway nearing finish line

Entire project to be completed in 2023

Third segment of pedestrian pathway nearing finish line