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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 July 22, 2014 from 10:00am-12:00 noon, with a Board Study Session from 9:00am - 10:00am. Kitsap rmembers of PSRC Policy Boards meet for a roundtable discussion at 8:15 am ahead of each KRCC Board Study Session, in the conference room behind the Meeting Chambers. 

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

July Meeting Materials:
Meeting Packet
The Board meeting will be shown on BKAT:
WednesdayJuly 239:30 pm
FridayJuly 2510:00 am
SaturdayJuly 263:00 pm
SaturdayAugust 29:00 am
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.
State Transportation Priorities
This fall, the KRCC Transportation Committees (TAC & POL) are collaborating with staff and officials in Mason County and Gig Harbor to develop project priorities for State transportation funding.

Further information, including participants and a meeting schedule, will be posted here shortly.  
Transportation Federal Funding

At their June 24 meeting, the KRCC Executive Board recommended $12.38
 million dollars of funding to transportation infrastructure projects in Kitsap. View the list of Recommended and Contingency List Projects here. Visit the PSRC website to learn about the public comment period to submit comment on recommended projects.

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.