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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 on Tuesday September 23, 2014 from 8:15am-8:45am, followed by a Board Workshop regarding the KRCC Agency Review Team Recommendatons for the future of KRCC. 

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

Visit the Executive Board Page

View Archived Board Meeting Materials

Meeting Materials:
Meeting Packet
The September Board meeting will be shown on BKAT:
WednesdaySeptember 249:00 am
SaturdaySeptember 277:00 pm
SundaySeptember 287:00 pm
MondaySeptember 2912:30 pm
Upcoming meetings: click here
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Agency Review Team (ART)
This ad hoc committee is
meeting during 2014 to craft recommendations to ensure the sustainability & effectivness of the Council into the future.

Click here for ART
meeting dates & materials.
West Sound Alliance
This fall, the KRCC Transportation Committees (TAC & POL) are collaborating with staff and officials in Mason & Pierce Counties and Gig Harbor to develop project priorities for State transportation funding.

Click here to view further information, including materials, participants and a meeting schedule.  
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:
The 2015 Grant Funding Cycle is currently underway.  Please visit the Coordinated Grant Application page for more information.

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