City of Bainbridge Island Site Assessment Review Will be Required starting in October

NOTICE: Beginning October 1, 2017, a completed Site Assessment Review (SAR) will be required prior to the submission of most Land Use or Building applications. In December 2016, the City Council adopted new stormwater regulations and policies related to Low Impact Development (LID) techniques, as required through the National Pollutant  Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit. The required SAR process (Chapter 15.19 of the BIMC) gives […] Read more »

Join the discussion May 3 on reshaping Central Kitsap’s future

​(Silverdale, WA) – Join the Central Kitsap Community Council and Kitsap County Commissioner Ed Wolfe for another interactive community conversation from 5 to 6:30 p.m. May 3  at the Best Western Silverdale Beach Hotel. The Council will lead a discussion on using infrastructure investments to re-shape Central Kitsap’s future. Presentations include: The Road More Often Traveled – If you think Silverdale traffic is getting worse by […] Read more »

RFM offers timely topic for July 16th brown bag lunch

Scarcity & Abundance – the conundrum of stormwater in the Puget Sound and NW Region With the recent news of forest fires and water scarcity our next presentation in the B.Y.O.Brown-bag lunch lecture series seems a timely one for July. We’ve invited Ellen Southard from Salmon-Safe Puget Sound and Stewardship Partners to Bremerton to present the Salmon-Safe Certification program. One of the key strategies of […] Read more »