2015 preliminary budget narratives can be viewed here.
Notice - Clean Water District Advisory Council
24, 2014, 2:30 to 4:30 pm
Jefferson County Public Health, The Pacific Room
615 Sheridan Street
information call Jefferson County Water Quality Division, 360-385-9444.
Lodging Tax/Tourism Promotion Call for Proposals
Jefferson County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee is accepting proposals from
government agencies and non-profit organizations for tourism-promotion to
be provided during calendar year 2015 and paid for from the County’s
lodging tax fund.
for 2015 TOURISM PROMOTION SERVICES to be funded by the Jefferson County
Lodging Tax are available HERE
Deadline: On or before 4:30 p.m. October 17, 2014 (received in County
Administrator’s Office, not postmarked)
Jefferson County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee
P.O. Box 1220
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Jefferson County Lodging Tax Advisory
1820 Jefferson Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Jefferson County guidelines, ONLY NON-PROFIT AND GOVERNMENT AGENCIES ARE
ELIGIBLE to propose services to be funded by the Jefferson County Lodging
County Planning Commission Has a Vacancy
Help shape our community's
future growth & development!
There is one position open for the Jefferson County Planning Commission in
District 1. The term will expire in March 2017. District #1
area includes the City of Port Townsend and a portion of unincorporated
Port Townsend. See the map online here.
The Planning Commission assists the Department of Community Development
and prepares advisory recommendations to the Board of County
Commissioners. The group provides a forum for public review of land
use issues and planning proposals such as comprehensive and use-specific
goals, policies, regulations and zoning designations that guide development
activities around the County. The group does not review
project-specific permits. Recent efforts have addressed these local
Critical Area/Agricultural Buffers
Comprehensive Plan update
Sign code revisions
Meetings are typically held the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30
PM at the Tri-Area Community Center in Chimacum with some meetings held at
alternate locations around the County.
TO APPLY: Submit a completed Volunteer Application Form as soon as possible to:
Jefferson County Board of Commissioners, PO Box 1220, Port Townsend, WA
98368 or JeffBoCC@co.jefferson.wa.us.
The position is open until filled. Review of applications will begin
LEARN MORE: Visit the Planning Commission webpage, including Commissioner
District map, or contact Department of Community Development at
360-379-4450 or PlanComm@co.jefferson.wa.us.
Meeting Notice POSTPONED until October 1, 2014 due to lack of a quorum.
Special Meeting of the Jefferson County Park and Recreation Advisory Board has
been called for Wednesday, September 10, 2014. The time of this meeting
will be 11:00am – 1:00 pm. This meeting will be held at the Jefferson
County Courthouse, First Floor Conference Room.
click on the Hyperlink below to see the Agenda for this Special Meeting.
Only the matter(s) listed on the Agenda will be transacted at this Special
be advised that this is your 24 hour notice.
The Board of County Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Monday,
September 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM in the Commissioners Chambers at the County
Courthouse to consider the proposed 2015-2020 Transportation Improvement
Program (TIP) developed by the Department of Public Works to provide
direction for transportation improvements on the County’s 399-mile public
TIP is a list of potential capital transportation projects that the County
may undertake in the next six years, depending upon funding availability.
It includes cost estimates along with secured or planned revenue
sources for each project. The proposed 2015-2020 TIP lists 35 capital
projects, including three emergency repairs and nine culvert
TIP Information Package
Project Locator Map -Large Size
Paper copies of the proposed TIP are available for review at the
Board of County Commissioners office in the basement level of the
courthouse and at the Department of Public Works Office, 623 Sheridan St.,
comments on the proposed Program will also be accepted any time up through
the close of the public hearing, addressed to the BoCC at P. O. Box 1220,
Port Townsend, WA 98368 or by email at email@example.com.
of Public Hearing
Jefferson County Board of County Commissioners
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Jefferson County Board of County
Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Monday, October 6, 2014 at
10:30 AM at the Cotton Building, 607 Water Street, Port Townsend, 98368, to
hear public comment on Ordinance # 07-0811-14 moratorium on accepting or
processing of permits for recreational marijuana in certain zones. Public
comments may be sent by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org;
or by mail or hand delivered to: Jefferson County Board of County
Commissioners, 1820 Jefferson St., P.O. Box 1220, Port Townsend, WA
98368. The public comment period runs from August 27 through
the close of the public hearing on October 6, 2014.
can access the moratorium here:
further information, please contact Dept. of Community Development, 621
Sheridan Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368, (360) 379-4450.
Chance to get Involved and Make a Difference
County is seeking three dynamic volunteer Parks and Recreation Advisory
Board members. There are positions open in County Commissioner Districts 1
and 2. Projects and roles of the board include strategic planning, advising
the County Commissioners; assisting and supporting the organization in its
mission of providing 22 parks and facilities, including HJ Carroll,
Memorial Field, the PT Rec. Center, and Gibbs Lake; as well as a host of
community sports, summer camps, and special events. Interested applicants
must submit a letter of interest to Jefferson County Board of
Commissioners, 1820 Jefferson St, Port Townsend, WA 98368 or email@example.com. For more
information please contact Matt Tyler at 360-385-9129 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Notice of Road
Maintenance Operations Expect minor traffic slowdowns or delays on
various County roadways between July 7, 2014 and September 30, 2014.
For more information, click here.
for installing political campaign signs along public roads can be found here.
Regarding Initiative 502
information about legalized marijuana in Jefferson County check the issue links
short cut on the Dept. of Community Development webpage or click
Jefferson County Department of Public Works is looking for a citizen from
District 1 and a citizen from District 3 to join the Solid Waste Advisory
Committee (SWAC) in 2014. Click here for more
The Peninsula Regional Support Network is seeking
Jefferson and Clallam County residents to join citizens from Kitsap,
Clallam and Jefferson Counties as members of a regional mental health
advisory board. The board meets
monthly in the Port Townsend area.
This is a volunteer position with travel allowance.
Applications will be accepted until
positions are filled. For application and additional information call the
Peninsula Regional Support Network at
800-525-5637 or (360) 337-4604; or