Kitsap County Code Updates

The Department of Community Development is currently processing a batch of administrative and a batch of minor code amendments.  The proposals were shared with the Board of County Commissioners on
October 4, 2017
 and the Planning Commission on October 17, 2017.  The graphic below summarizes the characteristics used to identify administrative, minor and major code amendments.

 

Administrative Code Amendments

The Department of Community Development is processing a batch of thirty-three proposed administrative code amendments during the next four months. 

Summary of Administrative Amendments

Draft Language Changes for Administrative Amendments

Tentative schedule for processing the batch of proposed administrative code amendments:

October 17, 2017 - Planning Commission work study

October 18, 2017 to November 3, 2017 - Public outreach

November 14, 2017 - Planning Commission public hearing

November 21, 2017 - Planning Commission deliberation & recommendation

November 22 or 27, 2017 - Board briefing

November 29, 2017 - Board work study session

December 11, 2017 - Board public hearing, deliberation & tentative adoption

*Schedule may be modified should additional public comment or deliberation be required.

Our online Planning Commission public comment period closed at midnight on November 14, 2017.  An additional public comment period will be available prior to the proposal being reviewed by the Board of County Commissioners.

Administrative Code Updates: VIEW PUBLIC FEEDBACK RECEIVED TO DATE!

 

Minor Code Amendments

The Department of Community Development is processing a batch of three minor code amendments during the next six months.  The topics of the proposed amendments include:

Vacation Rental and Bed and Breakfast permit requirements;

Maximum lot size exemptions; and

Paved parking areas in Urban Growth Areas (UGA)

Summary of Minor Amendments

Draft Language Changes for Minor Amendments

Tentative schedule for processing the batch of proposed minor code amendments:

October 17, 2017 – Planning Commission work study session

October 18 to November 30, 2017 – Public outreach

November 14, 2017 – Planning Commission public hearing

November 15 to November 30, 2017 – Extended public comment period

December 5, 2017 – Planning Commission deliberation

December 6, 2017 – Board briefing (regarding Planning Commission deliberation)

December 19, 2017 – Planning Commission recommendation

January 3, 2018 – Board briefing

January 10, 2018 – Board work study session

January 22, 2018 – Board public hearing

February, 2018 – Board deliberations & ordinance adoption

*Schedule may be modified should additional public comment or deliberation be required.

Minor Code Updates:  OPPORTUNITY TO PROVIDE PUBLIC FEEDBACK!   

Our online Planning Commission public comment period will close at midnight on November 30, 2017.  An additional public comment period will be available prior to the proposal being reviewed by the Board of County Commissioners.

Minor Code Updates: VIEW PUBLIC FEEDBACK RECEIVED TO DATE!

 

Major Code Amendments
No Major code amendments at this time.

​Mailing Address:

614 Division Street - MS36
Port Orchard, WA 98366

Physical Address:

619 Division Street
Port Orchard, Washington

Phone:

(360) 337-5777

Comment:  Minor Code Admendments