ARPA funds for waterfront center, facilities planning before county boards

Government meetings across North Olympic Peninsula listed

The boards of local government agencies will meet next week on the North Olympic Peninsula.

Clallam County

The three Clallam County commissioners will consider an agreement with the Port Angeles Waterfront Center, which includes the Field Arts & Events Hall, for $300,000 in American Rescue Plan Act funds, on a reimbursement basis, for eligible costs in their weekly work session Monday.

The commissioners’ work session, at 9 a.m. Monday, will preview items set for action at their formal meeting, which starts at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

All Clallam County public meetings on Monday and Tuesday will be conducted virtually only while the commissioners’ board room upgrade is being completed.

To join the online meeting, visit https://zoom.us/j/8755617844. To listen only, call 253-2125-8782 then enter meeting ID 875 561 7844 and passcode 12345.

Agenda items include:

• A variety of budget items for consideration on Tuesday, Feb. 28.

• A personal services agreement with Amanda Sanders to serve as the coordinator for Community Prevention and Wellness Initiative Prevention Services.

• Several resolutions appointing members of various boards and commissions.

• An amended agreement with Norpoint Protective Services for $81,675 to provide security services for the Juvenile Services Family Courtroom.

• A personal services contract with Dale Jackson for up to $85,000 for project management for the planning stage of the joint public safety facility.

• An amended agreement with OAC Services for up to $20,000 to conduct a limited Phase II environments site assessment of the Edgewood Drive property under consideration for the joint public safety facility.

• A presentation from the Emergency Management Division of the sheriff’s office regarding the Fairchild International Airport microgrid feasibility study.

• Consider a letter of support for a Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) grant application being prepared jointly by the Peninsula Trails Coalition, the North Kitsap Trails Association and the Bainbridge Island Parks and Trails Foundation.

• A request from the Department of Community Development to add a full-time code enforcement officer.

• Opening of proposals for 2023 Architecture/Engineering Consulting Services.

• Public hearings at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday regarding Policy 220 Classification, Work Hours, and Compensation and Policy 225 Employee Benefits.

The meeting agendas are posted at https://www.clallamcountywa.gov/AgendaCenter.

Public comment may be sent to agores@co.clallam.wa.us.

Other Clallam County meetings:

• The Developmental Disabilities Advisory Committee will meet at 3 p.m. Tuesday.

To join the online meeting, visit https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81835767657?pwd=WkVWbHYxSk9kVzlZekhxNDVjdTV0Zz09.

To listen only, call 253-215-8782 then enter meeting ID 818 3576 7657 and passcode 12345.

• The Board of Equalization will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday.

The hybrid meeting is in the county commissioners’ meeting room in the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles.

To join the online meeting, visit https://zoom.us/j/99400893755.

To listen only, call 253-215-8782 then enter meeting ID 994 0089 3755 and passcode 372263.

Jefferson County

The three Jefferson County commissioners will conduct a capital facilities planning workshop when they meet at 9 a.m. Monday.

The hybrid meeting is at the commissioners chambers in the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson Street, Port Townsend.

To view the meeting live go to www.co.jefferson.wa.us and follow the links under “Quick Links: Videos of Meetings-Streaming Live.” To join the meeting online go to https://zoom.us/j/93777841705. To listen only call 1-253-215-8782 and enter access code 937-7784-1705#.

Public comments emailed to jeffbocc@co.jefferson.wa.us will be included in the minutes, but no longer read aloud during the meeting; comments may still be made via Zoom or telephone.

The commissioners will consider a resolution clarifying the criteria for adopting roads as county roads; certify the annual inventory of capitalized assets; continue discussion about a letter of support for a Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) grant application being prepared jointly by the Peninsula Trails Coalition, the North Kitsap Trails Association and the Bainbridge Island Parks and Trails Foundation and receive a briefing on phase II plat alteration for the Olympic Terrace 2 project.

Items on the consent agenda include re-establishing cash accounts in various county departments, teh compost procurement policy, a temporary closure of Snow Creek Road, an agreement with HWA GeoSciences for $50,000 to perform geotechnical inspections for the Port Hadlock sewer project, an agreement with Mason County Public Utility District #1 for $100,000 of American Rescue Plan Act funds to provide broadband services, an amended agreement with Tetra Tech for $99,293 for final design of the Port Hadlock wastewater system and an agreement with FCS Group for $24,000 to perform a fee study for the Department of Community Development.

The full agenda can be viewed at www.co.jefferson.wa.us by following the link under “Quick Links: Videos of Meetings-Streaming Live.”

Other Jefferson County meetings:

• The Climate Action Committee will meet at 3 p.m. Tuesday.

To join the online meeting, visit https://us06web.zoom.us/j/82216375850.

To listen only, call 253-215-8782 then enter meeting ID 822 1637 5850

Collaborative group

The Intergovernmental Collaborative Group will hear updates on 2023 activities from East Jefferson Fire Rescue, the Port Townsend School District, Jefferson County, Jefferson County Public Utility District and the Port of Port Townsend when they meet at 5 p.m. Thursday.

The group is composed of members of four entities: Jefferson County Commission, Port Townsend City Council, the Port of Port Townsend and Jefferson County Public Utility District.

The hybrid meeting is in the Point Hudson Pavilion Building, 355 Hudson St., Port Townsend.

To view the meeting live visit https://zoom.us/j/94250777040.

To listen only, call 1-253-215-8782 and enter webinar ID 942-5077-7040.

Public comments can be emailed to icg@co.jefferson.wa.us.

Port Townsend city

The Port Townsend City Council will attend an exit conference with the State Auditor at 10 a.m. Monday.

To join the online meeting, visit www.joinwebinar.com and enter the webinar ID 886-008-115. To listen only, call 360-390-5064 and use access code 761-430-270#.

The council also will conduct a workshop on the tactical infill housing project during a joint meeting with the city planning commission at 6:30 p.m. Monday.

The hybrid meeting will be in council chambers at City Hall, 540 Water St., Port Townsend. To view the meeting live, go to www.cityofpt.us/citycouncil/page/agendasminutesvideos.

To join the meeting, go to www.joinwebinar.com and enter the webinar ID 242-376-955. To listen only, call 360-390-5064 and use access code 706-376-505#.

Written comments received at publiccomment@cityofpt.us more than two hours before the meeting will be attached to the council meeting record; public comments will not be read aloud during the meeting.

Sequim city

The Sequim City Council will discuss council rules and a council retreat during a regular meeting at 6 p.m. Monday.

The hybrid meeting is in the civic center, 152 W. Cedar St., Sequim.

To join the meeting online, visit https://sequimwa-gov.zoom.us/j/87549989539. To listen only, call 253-215-8782 and enter meeting ID 875 4998 9539.

Written public comment can be sent to clerk@ sequimwa.gov and will be distributed to the council prior to the meeting.

The full agenda is posted at https://www.sequim wa.gov/ArchiveCenter/ViewFile/Item/2754.

Forks city

The Forks City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday. The hybrid meeting is in city hall, 500 Division St., Forks.

Listening and webcast options, along with the full agenda, are expected to be posted on the city’s website, www.forkswashington.org.

Clallam planning

The Clallam County Planning Commission will discuss the draft landscaping ordinance when they meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

The hybrid meeting is in the county commissioners meeting room in the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles.

To join the meeting online visit www.zoom.us/join or call 1-253-215-8782, then enter meeting ID 857 7304 5582 and passcode 12345.

The full agenda is posted at https://www.clallamcountywa.gov/AgendaCenter.

Jefferson Board of Health

The Jefferson County Board of Health will consider adopting a wildfire policy when it meets at 2:30 p.m. Thursday.

The hybrid meeting is in the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson St., Port Townsend.

To view the meeting live go to www.co.jefferson.wa.us and follow the links under “Quick Links: Videos of Meetings-Streaming Live.” To join the online meeting, visit https://zoom.us/j/97862703889. To listen only call 1-253-215-8782 and enter access code 978 6270 3889.

Public comment can be emailed to boh@co.jefferson.wa.us.

The board also will hear an annual update on the Women Infants and Children nutrition program from Karen Obermeyer, and hear an introduction to avian influenza from Dr. Allison Berry, health officer.

The full agenda is posted at https://www.jeffersoncountypublichealth.org/545/Board-of-Health.

Port of Port Angeles

Port of Port Angeles commissioners will meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday.

The hybrid meeting is at the port commission, 338 W. First St. Port Angeles.

To join the meeting online, visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87612850637. To listen only, call 1-253-215-8782 and enter webinar ID 876 1285 0637; no passcode is required.

Comments may be submitted until 8 a.m. Tuesday to braedib@portofpa.com or by calling 360 461-9515.

The full agenda is expected to be posted at https://www.portofpa.com/AgendaCenter.

Clallam PUD

Clallam County Public Utility District commissioners will consider soliciting bids for a transmission pole replacement when they meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday.

The hybrid meeting is in the Lake Crescent boardroom at the PUD’s main office, 104 Hooker Road, Sequim.

To join the meeting online, visit https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84721624204?pwd=Q0pCaVRLWXFqeWpONVFYaFM0UFB2UT09. To listen only, call 1-253-215-8782, then enter meeting ID 847 2162 4204 and passcode 718170.

Public comment may be submitted in advance to info@clallampud.net.

The full agenda is posted at https://clallam pud.net/wp-content/uploads/2023/02/2-13-23-WEB-Packet.pdf.

Jefferson PUD

Jefferson County Public Utility District commissioners have scheduled a special meeting at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

The hybrid meeting is in the PUD offices at 310 Four Corners Road, Port Townsend.

To join the meeting, go to www.zoom.us/my/jeffco pud or call 833-548-0282, meeting ID 4359992575#.

The meeting agenda is expected to be posted at https://jeffpud.community bydiligent.com/Portal.

Clallam Transit

Clallam Transit board members will consider an agreement with Integrity Energy Systems for $230,000 for a solar feasibility project during a regular meeting at 10 a.m. Wednesday.

The hybrid meeting is in the Clallam Transit System administration building at 830 W. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles.

To listen in, call 1-253-215-8782 and enter meeting ID 858 1027 6869; no passcode is needed.

The full agenda is posted at https://www. clallamtransit.com/board- agendapackets.

Clallam Conservation District

Clallam Conservation District commissioners will discuss a personal services contract with Pacific Forest Management when they meet at 3 p.m. Tuesday.

The hybrid meeting is in the OlyCAP conference room, 228 W. First St., Suite G, Port Angeles.

To join the meeting online, visit https://us06web.zoom.us/j/97 720882269. To listen only, call 253-215-8782 and enter meeting ID 977 2088 2269.

The full agenda is posted at https://clallamcd.org/remote-board-meeting-access.

Housing Authority

The Board of commissioners of the Peninsula Housing Authority will consider a resolution to approve the funding application for Ox Bow predevelopment costs meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday.

The hybrid meeting is in Room 160 of the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Port Angeles.

To join the meeting online, visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87081496173?pwd=eE5tMmNzbjkxVnFlU2RaZzJoTHpudz09. To listen only, dial 253-215-8782 then enter meeting ID is 870 8149 6173 and the passcode is 891867.

The full agenda is posted at https://peninsulapha.org/board-of-commissioners.

Peninsula College

Peninsula College board of trustees will hear presentations regarding the medical assisting program when they meet at 2 p.m. Tuesday.

The board meets in Room A-12, Cornaby Center, at the college’s Port Angeles campus, 1502 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles.

The full agenda is posted at www.pencol.edu/aboutpc/board/agendas.

Quilcene schools

The Quilcene School Board will review the 2023-2024 calendar when it meets at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

The board will meet in Room 9 at 294715 U.S. Highway 101, Quilcene.

The join the meeting online, visit https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85920306706?pwd=NVRJRnFIMjZvTDVBYXc4ZWpNbWFGZz09.

The agenda is expected to be posted at www.qsd48.org/district/1216-Board-Agenda.html 24 hours prior to the meeting.

Quillayute Valley schools

The Quillayute Valley School board will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday.

The board meets in the library at Forks High School, 261 S. Spartan Ave., Forks.

The full agenda is expected to be posted at https://www.qvschools.org/Page/1764.

OESD 114

The Olympic Educational Service District 114 board of directors will meet at noon Thursday.

The hybrid meeting is in the district headquarters, 105 National Ave., Bremerton.

To join the meeting online, visit https://zoom.us/j/244562383?pwd=OHlXUk5KTjlKSkxqNS9EVWFtRC96QT09.

To listen only meeting call 669 900 6833 and enter meeting ID 244 562 383 and password 372604.

The meeting agenda is expected to be posted at https://www.oesd114.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/02/Board-Agenda-February-16-2023.pdf.

OESD 114 serves the 15 school districts on the Kitsap and North Olympic peninsulas by delivering educational services that can be more efficiently or economically performed regionally.

Olympic Medical Center

Olympic Medical Center commissioners will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

To join the online meeting visit https://www.olympic medical.org/virtual-board-meeting.

The meeting agenda is expected to be posted at https://www.olympicmedical.org/about-us/board-information.

East Jefferson Fire-Rescue

East Jefferson Fire-Rescue commissioners will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

To join the online meeting, visit https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/97 9289885.

To listen only, all 1-224-501-3412 and enter access code 979-289-885.

The full agenda can be viewed at https://www.ejfr.org/uncategorized/2022-ejfr-board-meetings.

Hood Canal Coordinating Council

The council will hear an update on executive director recruiting from Jennifer Poole when it meets at 1 p.m. Wednesday. The hybrid meeting is in the council’s offices at Liberty Bay Marina, 17791 Fjord Drive NE, Suite 124, Poulsbo.

To view the meeting online, visit https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83618096195.

To listen only, call 1-253-215-8782 then enter meeting ID 836 1809 6195 and passcode 808638.

A draft agenda is posted at https://hcccwagov.app.box.com/s/xeif74d8w5ja8613vjkifqgxojcs4cdm.

The Hood Canal Coordinating Council is a watershed-based council of governments consisting of Jefferson, Kitsap and Mason Counties and the Port Gamble S’Klallam and Skokomish tribes, it was established in 1985 to address concerns about water quality issues.

Cemetery commission

The Gardiner Community Cemetery commissioners will meet at 4 p.m. Thursday.

The public meeting will be held downstairs in the Gardiner Community Center, 980 Old Gardiner Road., Gardiner.

The public is invited to attend.

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