City of Port Orchard

City survey asks residents about banning plastic bags

A ban would eliminate the use of single-use plastic bags in area stores.

Police Report: Car, homes are burgled in Port Orchard

Port Orchard Police Department’s sampling of incident reports the past two weeks.

$54 million: Port Orchard proposes upgrading Bethel-Sedgwick corridor

The project would be built in five phases and funded by various agencies.

Paving a new way on Tremont

Asphalt is now being laid on a new Tremont roundabout.

Section of Bay Street to be closed for three days

Detours to begin Monda, Aug. 6.

Thomas Architecture Studios design
                                Kitsap County and architectural firm Thomas Architecture Studios are considering design concept options, including the above illustration, for a new Kitsap County Courthouse building.

No cost estimate given for new Kitsap courthouse

Architect says current facility is inadequate, obsolete

Thomas Architecture Studios design
                                Kitsap County and architectural firm Thomas Architecture Studios are considering design concept options, including the above illustration, for a new Kitsap County Courthouse building.

Tremont work scrambles intersection commute

But new roundabout at South Kitsap Boulevard is taking shape.

This blaze on Bear Ridge Drive near Little Boston Road in North Kitsap scorched 1,500 square feet of blackberry bushes and was headed into the trees when NKFR firefighters arrived on the scene on Saturday, July 21. (Photo courtesy Michele Laboda, North Kitsap Fire and Rescue)
This blaze on Bear Ridge Drive near Little Boston Road in North Kitsap scorched 1,500 square feet of blackberry bushes and was headed into the trees when NKFR firefighters arrived on the scene on Saturday, July 21. (Photo courtesy Michele Laboda, North Kitsap Fire and Rescue)

Well No. 9 upgrade forces closure of Van Zee Park

The tennis courts remain open, however.

City seeking input on zoning issues

Port Orchard officials are asking citizens to take an online zoning code survey.

Rotary dedicates Nielsen Roundabout

Rotarian Niels Nielsen was a member of the Danish resistance movement.

Town Hall: Plastic bag ban may be part of Kitsap’s future

Port Orchard residents weigh in on a proposal to ban their use.

Tremont-South Kitsap intersection has new signal

The light at the intersection has become a four-way flashing red signal.

Birds of a feather …

Girl Scout Troop 44117 enlists a plastic pink colony of flamingos for a fundraiser at City Hall.

Bay Street exit, on-ramp closures this week

SR 166 is to be impacted Tuesday through Thursday, May 22-24.

Ground broken, work starts on McCormick Village Park’s Phase II

Shovels in hand, Port Orchard civic leaders and state legislators turn dirt to kick off work Friday.

Town Hall meeting topic is plastic bag ban

Citizens can share their opinions at City Hall on May 29.

May 11 groundbreaking for McCormick Village’s second phase

The event will take place at 2:30 p.m. on Friday.