the next couple of months we will be migrating to a new look and feel. If
you can't find something please contact us during Courthouse business hours
8:30 to 4:30 Monday through Friday at 360-385-9100.
Special Meeting Notice
The Noxious Weed Control Board will hold a special
meeting on June 22nd, 2017 from 5-6pm in the WSU extension office at 380
Jefferson Street, Port Townsend
This is the 24 hr. notice of this meeting.
Notice of Meeting Cancellation
Jefferson County Board of Commissioners has cancelled their regularly
scheduled meeting for Monday, July 3, 2017. The regular meeting schedule
will be resumed on Monday, July 10, 2017. Meetings are held the first four
Mondays of each month at 9:00 a.m.
Passport applications will NOT be accepted in the Jefferson County Auditor's
Office on Wednesday, June 21st and Thursday, June 22nd.
2017, 1:30 –
will be held
Notice of Road Striping Operations
The Jefferson County Road Maintenance Division
will begin their annual lane striping on Monday, July 10, 2017. Work is
anticipated to be completed by September 30, 2017. Motorists should expect
minor traffic slowdowns or delays on County roads during this period.
Notice of Begin
Jefferson County Public Works will be beginning construction on the Rick
Tollefson Memorial Trail, Phase I project soon. This project is located in
the Port Hadlock/Chimacum area, beginning at the H.J. Carroll Park and
ending at Old Hadlock Road, M.P. 0.78, approximately 0.33 of a mile long.
The trail will be a multi-use trail (pedestrians and bicycles) and be 10
feet wide with 2 feet wide shoulders.
Notice of Public
Hearing: Mason County PUD#1 Electric Power Franchise
County PUD#1 has applied to Jefferson County for a Franchise to construct,
maintain, and operate an electric power system within County Road
rights-of-way in southern Jefferson County.
The Board of County Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on the
Franchise on Monday July 10, 2017 at 10:30 AM in the Commissioners’
Chambers at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson Street, Port
View the Public Hearing Notice
County PUD#1 Franchise.
use State Route 20 between US 101 and Port Townsend
are encouraged to plan ahead for a week-long around-the-clock closure of
the highway later this month. The closure will allow crews to excavate
approximately 25 feet below the highway surface to replace an aging and
At 9:30 a.m. Monday, June 19, contractor crews working for the Washington
State Department of Transportation will close SR 20 to all traffic near
milepost 3, between Anderson Lake Road and Eaglemount
Road. Depending on work progress and weather, the highway is scheduled to reopen 9:30 a.m. Sunday, June 25.
Local access will be allowed
to, but not through the work zone.
A signed detour route will be
provided via SR 19 and SR 104.
During the week before and after the closure, drivers
also can expect daytime one-way alternating traffic.
can get updated information about the project at the What’s
Happening in the Olympic Region web page.
See attached for
roads that are planned to be resurfaced during the summer's construction
season weather permitting.
Training in Emergency Preparedness for Unique People (STEPUP)
The Jefferson County Department of Emergency Management is
pleased to announce a free, 4-part series workshop on emergency
preparedness for people with disabilities, senior citizens, and vulnerable
The series will be held each Friday
in June from 1:30-3:00 p.m. in Port Townsend. See attached flyer for
more details and how to register. We are strongly encouraging
pre-registration as seating is limited.
Drawings will be held each week for
the chance to win one of 5 free stuffed Grab & Go backpacks!