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The Kitsap Regional Coordinating Council
(KRCC) is the local council of governments
for Kitsap County.

Its members are:

  • Kitsap County
  • Cities: Bremerton, Bainbridge Island, Port Orchard & Poulsbo
  • Port of Bremerton
  • Suquamish and Port Gamble/S'Klallam Tribes (non-voting)
  • Naval Base Kitsap (non-voting)

The Regional Council facilitates dialogue among its member agencies in the areas of land use, transportation, and growth planning. The Council is responsible for the Kitsap Countywide Planning Policy required by the WA State Growth Management Act; for allocating federal and state funding for transportation, community services, and low income housing; for information sharing and collaborative action on a wide range of regional issues.

The Council's Collaborative Strategies Program reaches beyond its member agencies to school, fire, transit, water, sewer, library, and other districts to discover efficiencies and better ways to provide services to Kitsap residents.

Executive Board Meetings

The next regularly scheduled Executive Board Meeting will be held Tuesday May 27, 2014 from 10:00am-12:00 noon, with a Board Study Session from 9:00am - 10:00am. The meeting will be held at the Norm Dicks Government Center, Main Meeting Chambers, located at 345 Sixth Street, Bremerton, Washington. 

A draft meeting agenda will be posted here one week ahead of the Board Meeting. The full Meeting Packet will be available the Thursday ahead of the meeting.

Visit the Executive Board Page

View Archived Board Meeting Materials

Meeting Materials will be posted here:

The Board meeting will be shown on BKAT. Viewing dates will be posted here:
Upcoming meetings: click here
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Agency Review Team (ART)
This ad hoc committee will meet during the first half of 2014 to craft recommendations to ensure the sustainability & effectivness of the Council into the future.

Click here for ART
meeting dates & materials.
Transportation Federal Funding
This spring, KRCC will recommend $12.3 million dollars of funding to transportation infrastructure projects in Kitsap.
At their March 25 meeting, the KRCC Executive Board recommended 3 Kitsap projects to compete for funding through the PSRC Regional Funding Competition.

Visit the 
Federal Funding page for more information, including prospective Regional Projects. 
Housing Grant Programs:
On Oct. 22, 2013 the KRCC Executive Board approved the 2014 Funding Recommendations from the Coordinated Grant Application which includes the Homeless Housing Grant Program; Affordable Housing Grant Program; Consolidated Homeless Performance Funds; and Kitsap County CDBG and HOME Investment Partnership.

Countywide Planning Policies
The Kitsap Countywide Planning Policies were updated in 2013.