Information Services & Facilities

Information Services is the central information technology hub for Kitsap County, located in the County Courthouse.  The group provides technology infrastructure, development, support and network solutions to all County departments and some other local government entities. 

Behind the scene's, the department provides and maintains:

  •   * Core land based geographic system (GIS) of parcels, addresses and city boundaries
      * Crime records database for law enforcement (Sheriff, Poulsbo Police, Port Orchard Police, Bainbridge Island, Bremerton Police and tribal police)
      * First responders network for police, fire and emergency management
      * Fleet of Virtual Servers (saving costs as opposed to physical servers)
      * Telephone and voice mail services for the County, Health District and the Housing Authority
      * Video arraignment and conferencing

Mission Statement​
Information Services is committed to applying technology resources to meet the County’s operational business needs. We will use our technical knowledge, innovative solutions, Lean principles and project management skills to help the County be a leader in practical, cost-effective, secure and reliable automated systems.

 Facilities Maintenance

Facilities is responsible for the oversight and maintenance of County buildings and properties.  The division also responds to tenant issues for staff and the public who conduct business at the County.  Key areas include electrical, plumbing, HVAC, building security systems, carpentry, painting, roof repairs, remodels, furniture, grounds and the administration and oversight of the custodial contract.

Goals and Objectives

  * Ensuring all buildings are maintained and inspected in compliance with Federal and State Laws
  * Predictive and preventative maintenance
  * Pro-actively pursuing opportunities to increase "Green" practices
  * Planning for major repairs and replacement projects to ensure quality space for citizens and employees

Statistics

  * 17 buildings includes off-campus sites
  * 261,500 square feet of building space
  * 9 additional buildings off-campus where on-demand services are needed
  * 13 staff members

 Governmental Access Television

The County contracts with Bremerton Kitsap Access Television (BKAT) for local broadcasting of regularly scheduled meetings, hearings and special events. 


Kitsap County Commissioners live broadcast of regular meetings the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 5:30 pm


Commissioners Corner, recorded broadcasts every Monday at 8:30 pm and Tuesday at 2:00 pm


Around Kitsap, recorded broadcasts every Monday at 9:00 pm and Tuesday at 2:30 pm

 


 

Comcast Channel 12
Wave Broadband Channel 3