The Kitsap County Department of Community Development will give brief presentations to review the county's Buildable Lands Analysis and Shoreline Master Program update at upcoming meetings of the Suquamish Citizens Advisory Committee and Kingston Citizens Advisory Council. The public is welcome to join these virtual public meetings to learn more about the programs and find ways to provide input.
The Suquamish meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7. For meeting information, go to https://www.kitsapgov.com/BOC_p/Pages/SCAC.aspx.
The Kingston meeting is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13. For meeting information, go to https://www.kitsapgov.com/BOC_p/Pages/KCAC.aspx.
The Shoreline Master Program is a comprehensive plan that guides the development, conservation, and restoration of Kitsap County's shoreline. An online open house is available with information on this review process, including project resources, documents and proposed amendments at https://reviewsmpkitsap.participate.online/.
The Department of Community Development, in consultation with local cities, is undertaking a review and evaluation of the Buildable Lands Program, which is required by Washington state Growth Management Act to determine whether growth is occurring as planned within urban areas. For details, visit https://www.kitsapgov.com/dcd/Pages/Buildable_Lands_Update.aspx.
For more information on the community advisory group meetings, contact Jennifer Haro in the Commissioners' Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.