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Port Townsend, WA  98368

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Effective June 29th

Burn Ban for all Jefferson Co. Parks

No Wood or Charcoal Fires.

Camp Stoves and Propane Grills OK.


Notice of Road Maintenance Operations
Jefferson County Department of Public Works Road Operations Division will begin annual pavement marking on various County roadways on July 6, 2015. The work is expected to be complete by the end of September 2015. Motorists should expect minor traffic slowdowns or delays on County roadways during this time period.

2015 Road Chip Seal Program Information

Regular Meeting Notice

Please see the attached Jefferson County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Notice for Meeting Update.





Paradise Bay Rd Improvement Project Phase II
Paradise Bay Road Phase II Improvement Project construction began May 26, 2015.  Located in the Port Ludlow area on Paradise Bay Road, this project begins near Spinnaker Place (Mile Post 0.37) and ends near the Teal Lake Road intersection (MP 1.53).  Construction is scheduled to be completed by September 4, 2015.




Joint Growth Management Steering Committee Volunteer Opportunity
A volunteer is sought for membership on the Joint Growth Management Steering Committee (JGMSC).  To be eligible, an applicant must either reside in, or have property or a business within the boundary of the Irondale-Hadlock Urban Growth Area (UGA). To see a map of this area, or learn more about the  UGA,

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In addition to the Hadlock UGA representative, the JGMSC includes all three Jefferson County Board of County Commissioner members, three members from the City of Port Townsend City Council and one member from the Port of Port Townsend.  The committee meets as needed, and will meet in the near future to discuss proposed population projections for use in the comprehensive plans of both the City of Port Townsend and Jefferson 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 Review of applications will begin immediately. To learn more about the JGMSC, please visit:



Jefferson County Planning Commission Vacancies Districts 1 and 2

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