Manchester Citizens Advisory Committee


Jim Bolger, assistant director of the Kitsap County Department of Community Development, is the featured speaker at the next meeting of the MCAC, which begins at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6. The topics of discussion will include legacy lots and other land-use issues unique to Manchester. The MCAC will also review its 2018 work plan and begin work on updating it for 2019.

Applications open to serve on MCAC

The MCAC currently has vacancies for at-large representatives and those from the California and Nebraska neighborhoods. Applications are now open. Click here for more information and the online application or contact Kitsap County Volunteer Services at, (360) 337-4650.

Meeting Information


The Manchester Citizens Advisory Committee meets the first Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Manchester Library, 8067 East Main Street, Manchester, Washington

​Meeting Date

​10/02/18Community Open House​In lieu of regular business meeting





​Term Ending

​Carrilu Thompson​Manchester Community Association​3/1/21
​Frank Gilbert​Friends of the Manchester Library3/1/21
​Paul Nuchims​Port of Manchester​3/1/19
Rachelle Byrd​South Kitsap School District​3/1/21
​Paul Patterson​Business Community​3/1/21
​Robert Cairns​Civic Organizations​3/1/21
Scott Billingsly​Colchester Neighborhood​3/1/21

​Carole Leininger

​Alaska Neighborhood


Carol Malmquist, Chair​Northern Neighborhood3/1/21
Vacant​California Neighborhood 
​Vacant​Nebraska Neighborhood
Kari Corey​At-Large​3/1/21





​The Manchester Citizens Advisory Committee provides a discussion forum for community interests and issues.

The committee enhances communication between Manchester-area residents and Kitsap County government, and coordinates efforts of the many council and community residents currently working to improve the Manchester community.

MCAC members represent Manchester's broad interests, and work together to proactively address community interests and concerns.

The Kitsap County Board of Commissioners Resolution established the Manchester Citizen Advisory Committee on April 13, 2009

MCAC Bylaws

 Contact Information

​For information regarding the Manchester Citizens Advisory Committee, please contact Jennifer Haro at (360) 337-7080,