Posted on: February 21, 2018

Planning Commission Vacancy

JEFFERSON COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION VACANCIES

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Jefferson County Planning Commission has an open position in District #1. Remaining term begins as soon as filled and will expire in March of 2020 with the possibility of an add...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Planning Commission Vacancy

JEFFERSON COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION VACANCIES

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Jefferson County Planning Commission has an open position in District #1. Remaining term begins as soon as filled and will expire in March of 2020 with the possibility of an add...

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Posted on: February 12, 2018

PUBLIC HEARING re: Public Records Act Compliance Policy & Charges

A Public Hearing will
be held on Monday, March 19, 2018 at10:30 a.m.
 in the Commissioners’ Chambers, 1820 Jefferson Street, Port
Townsend, Washington for the purpose of taking written and oral testimonyregarding possible adoption ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Volunteers Sought for County Public Infrastructure Fund (PIF) Board

The Jefferson County Board of Commissioners are seeking individuals from each County Commissioner District to fill three at large positions on the Jefferson County Public Infrastructure Fund (PIF) Board. This Board is responsible for making recommendation...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Brinnon - Pleasant Harbor Master Planned Resort (MPR) Public Hearing Scheduled

The Jefferson County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing for the purposes of taking testimony on the proposed Pleasant Harbor Master Planned Resort (MPR) development agreement and proposed zoning regulations on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 6:00p...

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Posted on: January 13, 2018

Request for Proposals for Shooting Range Consultant

Request for ProposalsProfessional Services on Appropriate Standardsfor Siting, Design and Operation of Commercial Shooting FacilitiesAs required by Jefferson County Ordinance 05-1218-17, Jefferson County is requesting proposals from consultants with knowl...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Jefferson County Invites Applications for Open Space Projects

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January 10, 2018

For Immediate Release

Contact:  Tami Pokorny, 360.379.4498

Jefferson County Community Health

Jefferson County Invites Applicationsfor Open Space Projects

Port Townsend, WA – Jefferson County welcomes applications to protect important...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

Peninsula Housing Authority Vacancy

The Jefferson County Board of Commissioners are seeking an individual to serve on the Peninsula Housing Authority as the Jefferson County Representative. For more information about the non-paid position, contact PHA Executive Director Kay Kassinger at 360...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Jefferson County 2018 Adopted Budget

Jefferson County 2018 Adopted Budget

The Board of County Commissioners adopted a 2018 Budget at their regular meeting Monday, December 11, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. 

 The Adopted 2018 Jefferson County Budget is $ 55,978,490 for all funds...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

Reconsideration of Marrowstone Decision MLA17-00019

Pursuant to UDC 18.40.310 (found here: http://www.codepublishing.com/WA/JeffersonCounty/?JeffersonCounty18/JeffersonCounty18.html), the applicant had 5 business days from the date of the hearing examiner's decision (October 31, 2017) to submit a reconside...

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Marrowstone Cannabis
Posted on: November 1, 2017

Report and Decision Issued for Marrowstone Cannabis Case

Decision

The request for a cottage industry permit and conditional use permit to allow marijuana processing and production on a site located at 9272 Flagler Road, Nordland, is hereby denied with prejudice.

The decision details for MLA17-00019 has been issue...

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Marrowstone Cannabis
Posted on: October 16, 2017

Applicant's Response Uploaded to County Website

The applicant's response for the MLA case # MLA17-00019 has been posted to the county website. The response and all supporting documentation (comments made during the hearing and the open comment period after the hearing) were forwarded to the hearing exa...

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Marrowstone Cannabis
Posted on: June 28, 2017

Post-Hearing Comment Period Now Open

Post-Hearing Open Comment Period

An open record public hearing was held by the Jefferson County Hearing Examiner on Tuesday, June 27th, 2017, regarding the land use permit MLA17-00019 (ZON17-00002 and ZON17-00003) for the production and processing of recre...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Post-Hearing Comment Period Closed | Comments Now Available to View

Post-hearing comments for MLA17-00019, Marrowstone Cannabis, are now available on our website. All submitted comments may be found here. The folder contains a log file, each individual comment and a document that combines all of the comments into one docu...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Public Comments Regarding Pleasant Harbor MPR Viewable Online

Comments submitted to the Board of County Commissioners (BoCC) regarding the Pleasant Harbor Master Planned Resort are viewable online. Comments are scanned and attached frequently to the end of the April 9, 2018 BoCC Agenda Request and can be found here:...

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

Brinnon - Pleasant Harbor Master Planned Resort (MPR) Public Hearing Scheduled

The Jefferson County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing for the purposes of taking testimony on the proposed Pleasant Harbor Master Planned Resort (MPR) development agreement and proposed zoning regulations on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 6:00p...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

East Jefferson County Water Quality News, Winter 2018 Newsletter

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See the East Jefferson County Water Quality News Winter 2018 newsletter, our bi-yearly status update on Water Quality projects in East Jefferson County, as well as other important water quality activities and opportunities.

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Posted on: February 6, 2018

County Completes Chimacum and Ludlow Creeks Water Quality Projects

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February 6, 2017

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Anna BachmannJefferson County Public Health(360) 385-9444 

County Completes Chimacum and Ludlow Creeks Water Quality Projects

Port Townsend – Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) Water Quality division...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

Bluegreen Algae Blooms Continue But Toxins Decline

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January 26, 2018

For Immediate Release

Contact:  Michael Dawson

Jefferson County Community Health

(360) 385-9444 x301

Bluegreen Algae Blooms Continue But Toxins Decline

Port Townsend, WA – A bloom of bluegreen algae was found by Jefferson County Publi...

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Public Health News
Posted on: January 19, 2018

WA DOH: Across Washington, flu taking a toll on people and medical facilities

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January 19, 2018

For Immediate Release

Contact:Julie Graham, Strategic Communications Office, 360-810-1628

Across Washington, flu taking a toll on people and medical facilities

What: State health officials issue recommendations for when and where to...

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Public Health News
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Jefferson County Invites Applications for Open Space Projects

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January 10, 2018

For Immediate Release

Contact:  Tami Pokorny, 360.379.4498

Jefferson County Community Health

Jefferson County Invites Applicationsfor Open Space Projects

Port Townsend, WA – Jefferson County welcomes applications to protect important...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Increased Flu Activity in Jefferson County

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January 5, 2017

For Immediate Release

Jefferson County Community Health

360.385.9400

Increased Flu Activity in Jefferson County

PORT TOWNSEND, Wash. – Flu activity is increasing in Jefferson County and so are hospital visits for flu-like symptoms. Health offi...

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Public Health News
Posted on: October 5, 2017

WA Healthplanfinder's Open Enrollment

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October 5, 2017

For Immediate Release 

Jefferson County Community Health

360.385.9400

Need Health Insurance? Open EnrollmentRuns November 1, 2017 through January 15, 2018

Port Townsend – Jefferson County Public Health is reminding e...

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Public Health News
Posted on: October 13, 2017

Oak Bay Closed Due to Marine Biotoxins; Other Areas Open

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October 13, 2017

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Michael DawsonJefferson County Environmental Health(360) 385-9444 ext. 301

Oak Bay Closed Due to Marine Biotoxins; Other Areas Open

Port Townsend – Shellfish from Oak Bay have been found to have high l...

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Public Health News
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Funding Opportunity for Marine Stewardship, Restoration & Engagement

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October 2, 2017

For Immediate Release 

Contact:  Tami Pokorny, 360.379.4498

Jefferson County Community Health

Funding Opportunity for Marine Stewardship, Restoration & Engagementin Western Jefferson and Clallam Counties

Port Townsend&...

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Posted on: September 10, 2017

The Power of Preparedness

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September 10, 2017For Immediate Release Contact:Julia DanskinJefferson County Public Health(360) 385-9420

Port Townsend – September is National Preparedness Month. Join us as we support emergency preparedness efforts around the ...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Dept. of Health Urges Recreational Shellfish Harvesters to Follow ‘Three Cs’

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August 31, 2017

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Michael DawsonJefferson County Environmental Health(360) 385-9444 ext. 301

Dept. of Health Urges Recreational Shellfish Harvesters to Follow ‘Three Cs’

Port Townsend - The Washington State Dep...

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Public Health News
Posted on: August 30, 2017

Lethal Levels of Shellfish Biotoxin Found at Fort Flagler; Port Townsend Bay Closes

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August 30, 2017

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Michael DawsonJefferson County Environmental Health(360) 385-9444 ext. 301

Lethal Levels of Shellfish Biotoxin Found at Fort Flagler; Port Townsend Bay Closes

Port Townsend – Marine biotoxins that cause...

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Public Health News
Posted on: August 24, 2017

26 Local Eateries Receive the 2016 Award for Safe Food Handling

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August 30th, 2017For Immediate ReleaseContact:  Stuart Whitford, DirectorJefferson County Environmental Health & Water Quality (360) 385-9444 x411

26 Local Eateries Receive the 2016 Award for Safe Food Handling

Representatives from 10 ...

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Public Health News
Posted on: August 21, 2017

Back to School Immunization Clinics Available

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August 21, 2017

For Immediate Release 

Contact:  Margi Boyd

Jefferson County Community Health

(360) 385-9400 

Jefferson County – It’s time for back-to-school immunizations and numerous Jefferson County cl...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Port Ludlow including Mats Mats Bay Closed Due to Marine Biotoxins

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August 24th, 2017For Immediate ReleaseContact: Mike DawsonJefferson County Environmental Health(360) 385-9444 ext. 301

Port Ludlow including Mats Mats Bay Closed Due to Marine Biotoxins

Port Townsend – Shellfish samples from Port Ludlow have been ...

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Public Health News
Posted on: August 23, 2017

Admiralty Inlet South to Kinney Point on Marrowstone Island Closed Due to Marine Biotoxins

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August 23, 2017

For Immediate Release Contact: Stuart Whitford, DirectorJefferson County Environmental Health & Water Quality360.385.9411info@jeffersoncounty.publichealth.org

Admiralty Inlet South to Kinney Point on Marrowstone Island Closed Du...

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Public Health News
Posted on: August 17, 2017

Gibbs Lake Closed Due to Toxin

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For Immediate Release

Contact:

Michael Dawson

Jefferson County Environmental Health

(360) 385-9444 x301

Port Townsend – High levels of the toxin microcystin were detected in a water sample taken from Gibbs Lake on Monday, August 14. The toxin level is 9.5 micr...

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Public Health News
Posted on: August 14, 2017

Hot Weather Safety for the Summer Months

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August 14, 2017

For Immediate Release 

Contact:  Kathy Anderson

Jefferson County Community Health

(360) 385-9400 – Clinic

Port Townsend – A reminder we still have quite a bit of summer left, and the warmer weather gives us an opportu...

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Public Health News
Posted on: June 26, 2017

Port Townsend Bay, Kilisut Harbor and Mystery Bay Shellfish Closed Due to Marine Biotoxins

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July 19, 2017

For Immediate Release Contact: Michael DawsonJefferson County Environmental Health360.385.9444 x301info@jeffersoncounty.publichealth.org

Port Townsend Bay, Kilisut Harbor and Mystery Bay Shellfish Closed Due to Marine Biotoxins

Port To...

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Public Health News
Posted on: June 26, 2017

Sports Physicals Available for Student Athletes

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For Immediate Release Contact: Department of Public Health360.385.9400info@jeffersoncounty.publichealth.org

Sports Physicals Available for Student AthletesThe Jefferson County School Based Health Centers (SBHC) is offering sports physicals. Any in...

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Public Health News
Posted on: June 23, 2017

Discovery Bay and the Strait of Juan de Fuca Closed Due to Marine Biotoxins

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For Immediate Release

Contact:

Michael Dawson

Jefferson County Environmental Health

(360) 385-9444 x301

Discovery Bay and the Strait of Juan de Fuca Closed Due to Marine Biotoxins

Port Townsend – Shellfish samples from Discovery Bay have been found to contain e...

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Public Health News
Posted on: May 25, 2017

Anderson Lake Closed Due to Toxins

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For Immediate Release

Contact:

Michael Dawson

Jefferson County Environmental Health

(360) 385-9444 x301

Port Townsend –High levels of the potent nerve toxin anatoxin-a were detected in a water sample taken from Anderson Lake on Monday, May 22. &n...

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Public Health News

Posted on: February 7, 2018

Call for Bids - Aggregate Products for BST Programs 2018 - 19

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - CALL FOR BIDS

Notice is hereby given that the Board of County Commissioners of Jefferson County, State of Washington, will receive SEALED BIDS for:

SUPPLY OF AGGREGATE PRODUCTS FOR BITUMINOUS SURFACE TREATMENT (BST) FOR CALENDAR YEAR...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

East Jefferson County Water Quality News, Winter 2018 Newsletter

201802008_WQNewsletter

See the East Jefferson County Water Quality News Winter 2018 newsletter, our bi-yearly status update on Water Quality projects in East Jefferson County, as well as other important water quality activities and opportunities.

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Always Working for a Safer &a...

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Additional Info... Water Quality
Posted on: January 26, 2018

Bluegreen Algae Blooms Continue But Toxins Decline

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January 26, 2018

For Immediate Release

Contact:  Michael Dawson

Jefferson County Community Health

(360) 385-9444 x301

Bluegreen Algae Blooms Continue But Toxins Decline

Port Townsend, WA – A bloom of bluegreen algae was found by Jefferson County Publi...

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Water Quality
Posted on: February 6, 2018

County Completes Chimacum and Ludlow Creeks Water Quality Projects

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February 6, 2017

For Immediate ReleaseContact: Anna BachmannJefferson County Public Health(360) 385-9444 

County Completes Chimacum and Ludlow Creeks Water Quality Projects

Port Townsend – Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) Water Quality division...

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