PORT OF KINGSTON NEWS

 

OLYMPIC PENINSULA CONSTRUCTION APPARENT LOW BIDDER FOR PORT’S NEW WASHINGTON BOULEVARD PARK [POSTED FEB 23, 2018]

The Port of Kingston is building a new park on its Washington Boulevard property. Read More.  

PORT OF KINGSTON SEEKING CANDIDATES FOR DISTRICT ONE PORT COMMISSIONER [POSTED FEB 2, 2018]

Interested parties for the position of District One (1) Port of Kingston Commissioner should send a letter of interest and resume to Jim Pivarnik at jimp@portofkingston.org.  Port Commissioners have provided a packet for interested parties, which includes: guidelines, other information, and a list of current priorities of the Commission.  Deadline has been extended to March 9, 2018Download PoK Commissioner Candidate packet. 

Port of Kingston Commissioner resigns

Port Commissioner MacIntyre has resigned, effective Jan. 31 … Read more.

Port seeks Public’s comments Jan. 24

The arrangement the Port comes to with Kitsap Transit for the use of its passenger dock will impact port district residents. Read more.

see the lights tonight!

Jan. 7 is the last night to view the Port of Kingston’s Kingston Cove Christmas lights in the marina park. After that …  Read more.

It took a village to create Kingston Cove’s Christmas

At 5 p.m. Dec. 2, Santa Claus said the magic words. Read more.

Athletics ‘Dream sign’ greets drivers

On Dec. 15, KHS Athletics Boosters Past President Hope Lash’s dream came true. Read more.

new Community welcome sign true community effort

On Dec. 12 the new electronic community welcome sign on Lindvog Road and N.E. State Highway 104 went operational. Read more.

Santa good to downtown merchants in 2017

Despite rain and cold, the Greater Kingston Chamber of Commerce estimates some 2,000 people came to Kingston on Dec. 2 to see Kingston’s marina park transformed into a Kingston Cove Christmas wonderland. Read more.

Port Director tapped for position of treasurer for Washington Public Ports Association

Port of Kingston Executive Director named Treasurer of the Washington Public Ports Association Executive Committee. Read more.

Marina honored for exemplary service

On Dec. 6, Marinas.com named the national winners of the 2017 Boaters’ Choice awards for best marinas in the United States. The Port of Kingston was one of only three West Coast marinas to win the award. Read more.

Reminders:
All Moorage Tenants must display their 2018 Vessel Registration Decal Sticker AND must provide a copy of their 2018 Vessel Registration Certificate to the Port Office in order to comply with Port Rules and Regulations.
Note: One or more Commissioners and/or the Executive Director may attend any or all of the meetings and events listed on the calendar below unless otherwise noted. This calendar serves as notification to the press per RCW 42.30, Open Public Meetings Act.  Questions should be referred to the Executive Director, (360) 297-3545.

New Port park moves one step closer to reality

By Terryl Asla KINGSTON ─ In 2014, The Port of Kingston received a gift and made a promise. And on Feb. 23, that promise moved one giant step closer to being fulfilled. In 2014, a local townsperson purchased the three-quarters-of-an-acre property in downtown Kingston...

Port of Kingston Commissioner resigns

KINGSTON--Effective Jan. 31, 2018 Kingston Port Commissioner Bruce MacIntyre of the Port of Kingston has resigned his position as Commissioner for District 1. “Bruce has served the Port and its citizens for four of his six-year term, “ said Port Executive Director Jim...

Port of Kingston Commission Meeting Agenda January 24, 2018

Regular Meeting  01/24/2018 1:00 PM  Village Green Community Center- Windermere Room: 26159 Dulay Road NE Kingston, WA 98346 Welcome to the January 24th, 2018 Regular Meeting of the Kingston Port Commission. This is a preliminary agenda and is subject to change....

Port of Kingston seeks public’s input at Jan. 24 meeting

By Terryl Asla KINGSTON—Among the items to be discussed at the next monthly Kingston Port Commission meeting will be the kind of financial arrangement the Port should make with Kitsap Transit for use of the Port’s passenger dock facility. Kitsap Transit needs the dock...

February 2018 Calendar of Meetings and Events

  february 2018 CALENDAR OF MEETINGS AND EVENTS   One or more Port Commissioners, or the Port Executive Director, may be in attendance at one or more of the following. This calendar serves as notification to the press per RCW 42.30, Open Public Meetings Act. Questions...

2018 Public Record Log

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Jan. 7 2018 last day for Kingston Cove holiday lights

Jan. 7 is the last night to view the Port of Kingston's Kingston Cove Christmas lights in the marina park. After that, the 500,000 lights will be turned off and Port staff will begin the major task of storing away the more than 600 lighted figures for next year and...

January 2018 calendar of Kingston public meetings and events

Note: One or more Commissioners and/or the Executive Director may attend any or all of the sessions below unless otherwise noted. This calendar serves as notification to the press per RCW 42.30, Open Public Meetings Act. Questions should be referred to the Executive...

It took a village to create Kingston Cove’s Christmas

At 5 p.m. Dec. 2, Santa Claus said the magic words and turned Kingston’s marina park into a Kingston Cove Christmas wonderland.

Athletics ‘dream sign’ greets drivers

On Dec. 15, KHS Athletics Boosters Past President Hope Lash’s dream came true. She had wanted an official State of Washington highway sign on the “Welcome to Kingston” sign that greets ferry riders as they get off of the boat; one that would let them know that the KHS...