Poulsbo City Council

Poulsbo City Council will return to public comment period rules

Poulsbo City Council will return to public comment period rules

New year will see return of old rules, allowing 15 minutes of public comment at the top of meetings

Poulsbo City Council will return to public comment period rules
Poulsbo Police and Legal Departments request budget funds to aid in increasing efficiency

Poulsbo Police and Legal Departments request budget funds to aid in increasing efficiency

Children may be writing lists for Santa this time of year, but the various departments within the City of Poulsbo are writing lists as well… Continue reading

Poulsbo Police and Legal Departments request budget funds to aid in increasing efficiency
Poulsbo approves surplus goods, ILA and lease for cell tower

Poulsbo approves surplus goods, ILA and lease for cell tower

Multiple items on the Poulsbo City Council’s consent agenda were approved by the council during its Nov. 6 meeting. Among the agenda items was the… Continue reading

Poulsbo approves surplus goods, ILA and lease for cell tower
Family, public respond to footage from fatal police shooting

Family, public respond to footage from fatal police shooting

On Nov. 12 the North Kitsap Herald received another release of documents and body camera footage from the investigators of a July 3 police shooting… Continue reading

Family, public respond to footage from fatal police shooting
Mix of new and familiar faces vying for spots on Poulsbo City Council

Mix of new and familiar faces vying for spots on Poulsbo City Council

The Poulsbo City Council race has four new faces and three familiar faces running for spots on the dais. Two of the spots consist of… Continue reading

Mix of new and familiar faces vying for spots on Poulsbo City Council
<em>The City of Poulsbo recently voted to extend a ban on the development of high risk secure facilities, similar to the LRA which houses sex offenders on Viking Way.</em>                                Nick Twietmeyer/ Kitsap News Group

Poulsbo extends ordinance restricting LRA development

The Poulsbo city council held a public hearing last Wednesday to extend an ordinance established back in April that prohibits the development of high risk… Continue reading

<em>The City of Poulsbo recently voted to extend a ban on the development of high risk secure facilities, similar to the LRA which houses sex offenders on Viking Way.</em>                                Nick Twietmeyer/ Kitsap News Group
League of Women Voters hosts candidate night for North Kitsap voters

League of Women Voters hosts candidate night for North Kitsap voters

The League of Women Voters Kitsap hosted a candidate forum at Poulsbo City Hall Monday evening, offering folks a chance to ask questions of the… Continue reading

League of Women Voters hosts candidate night for North Kitsap voters
City of Poulsbo acquires first rights of way for Johnson Parkway project

City of Poulsbo acquires first rights of way for Johnson Parkway project

The City of Poulsbo took another step forward with the Johnson Parkway project by approving the right of way acquisitions for portions of two properties… Continue reading

City of Poulsbo acquires first rights of way for Johnson Parkway project
Forest Rock Lane pavement preservation project completed

Forest Rock Lane pavement preservation project completed

The pavement preservation project on Forest Rock Lane in Poulsbo was completed Aug. 29 and came in nearly $25,000 under budget. The project began on… Continue reading

Forest Rock Lane pavement preservation project completed

City will accept applications for Poulsbo City Council Position 7 from Dec. 15 to Jan. 15

POULSBO — Poulsbo city officials will accept applications for City Council Position 7 between Dec. 15 and Jan. 16, with a new council member appointed… Continue reading

Bukowsky will not accept Poulsbo City Council position

POULSBO – John R. Bukowsky has decided to not accept the Poulsbo City Council position to which he was elected on Nov. 7. That’s according… Continue reading

Bukowsky considering taking office as Poulsbo City Council member | 2017 Election
Bukowsky considering taking office as Poulsbo City Council member | 2017 Election
Bill Mash … write-in candidate for Poulsbo City Council, Position 7.
Bill Mash … write-in candidate for Poulsbo City Council, Position 7.

Poulsbo adjusts public records fees, raises property tax levy | Updated

Editor’s note: This version corrects the amount of the 2018 property tax levy in the fifth paragraph. The adjusted levy is lower than originally reported… Continue reading

The general election is Nov. 7.

Watch the Poulsbo City Council Position 7 candidates forum here

POULSBO — The North Kitsap Herald and KitsapDailyNews.com hosted a candidates forum featuring the write-in candidates for Poulsbo City Council, Position 7, Oct. 30 in… Continue reading

The general election is Nov. 7.
Abby Garland, write-in candidate for Poulsbo City Council

Q&A: Poulsbo City Council write-in candidate Abby Garland

POULSBO — Abby Garland is a write-in candidate for a position on the Poulsbo City Council in the Nov. 7 general election. She’s the only… Continue reading

Abby Garland, write-in candidate for Poulsbo City Council
Ida’s fountain: Residents renew a tribute to an individual’s caring and compassion for others

Ida’s fountain: Residents renew a tribute to an individual’s caring and compassion for others

POULSBO — A group of Poulsbo residents wants to restore a fountain honoring Ida A. Knudson as a reminder of the city’s appreciation for its… Continue reading

Ida’s fountain: Residents renew a tribute to an individual’s caring and compassion for others
An honoring of elders: City pays tribute to Jim Henry, Bob George

An honoring of elders: City pays tribute to Jim Henry, Bob George

POULSBO — The Poulsbo City Council and Suquamish Tribe Chairman Leonard Forsman honored two respected elders at the Sept. 6 Poulsbo City Council meeting: Suquamish… Continue reading

An honoring of elders: City pays tribute to Jim Henry, Bob George

Very used dock, low-mileage truck, among city surplus items up for bid

POULSBO — Looking for four black softball helmets? How about a crate of slightly used softballs or two water launchers? Then there’s a well-used boat… Continue reading

“My experience with the Ford Interceptor has been very positive,” Poulsbo Police Chief Dan Schoonmaker said. “Especially with the all-wheel drive model … As you well know, there is not a flat spot anywhere around here. Having AWD assures we can get around regardless of rain or sleet.” (Ford Motor Company)

Poulsbo buying nine new vehicles; cost $460,000

POULSBO — Poulsbo residents can expect soon to see new city police vehicles appearing on the streets — and in their rearview mirrors. The Poulsbo… Continue reading

“My experience with the Ford Interceptor has been very positive,” Poulsbo Police Chief Dan Schoonmaker said. “Especially with the all-wheel drive model … As you well know, there is not a flat spot anywhere around here. Having AWD assures we can get around regardless of rain or sleet.” (Ford Motor Company)